Flowers and Tributes Laid at Buckingham Palace Gates Following Death of Prince Philip

Mourners left messages and flowers on the gates of Buckingham Palace in London, England, following the announcement of the death of Prince Philip on April 9.

A statement on the Royal Family’s website said: “It is with deep sorrow that Her Majesty The Queen announces the death of her beloved husband, His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.”

This footage was recorded by Claire Inns, and shows a number of messages written to the Duke of Edinburgh.

One message read: “From one public servant to another, thank you for your service and devotion to this country, our Queen and the armed forces. Rest in Peace, S.” Credit: Claire Inns via Storyful