Meghan, Duchess of Sussex will not attend funeral Prince Philip's funeral plans revealed Obituary | HRH Prince Philip - 1921 to 2021 Peaceful passing reflects a remarkable life lived in self-effacing dignity The Duke’s life in pictures Britain enters into national mourning - what it means Prince Charles has paid tribute to his "dear Papa," the Duke of Edinburgh, saying he will miss him "enormously." In a statement released this evening, Prince Charles described his father as "a very special person" who "has given the most remarkable, devoted service to The Queen, to my family and to the country, but also to the whole of the Commonwealth." The Prince of Wales added that he was appreciative of the outpouring of support from the public. "We are, my family, deeply grateful for all that. It will sustain us in this particular loss and at this particularly sad time. Thank you." The Duke of Edinburgh's funeral will take place at St George’s Chapel at 3pm on Saturday, at which time there will be a national minute's silence. The guestlist will be confirmed on Thursday, but the Duchess of Sussex will definitely not be attending on the advice of her doctor. Prince Harry is expected to be there, while Prime Minister Boris Johnson has offered his seat to a member of the Royal family, given that there is a limit of 30 people allowed to attend. The funeral will be fully televised on the BBC. Follow the latest updates below.