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HRH The Duke of Edinburgh 

Dear friends,

Following the sad announcement of the death of HRH The Duke of Edinburgh, please find below some initial guidance. We will send out further information as it becomes available. 
Condolence books
The Church of England has opened an online condolence book, which is open to any individual or church communities who wish to sign and record a message. 
The Government has advised that in order to observe current Covid-19 precautions, physical condolence books should not be offered at this time.
The Bishop of London 
Bishop Sarah has recorded a video message. A written copy can be found here.
Service at St Paul’s cathedral
A special Choral Evensong will be broadcast on Saturday 10th April at 5.00pm on BBC Radio 3. Bishop Sarah will give the Blessing. The Cathedral will be closed all day and there will be no congregation at the service.