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Prince Philip: Swim England expresses its deepest condolences to Royal Family

Swim England has expressed its deepest condolences to its patron the Duke of Cambridge and the rest of the Royal Family following the death of His Royal Highness The Prince Philip.

Buckingham Palace announced in a statement today that the Duke of Edinburgh, the longest-serving consort in British history, had passed away peacefully at Windsor Castle. He was 99.

“Everyone at Swim England is extremely saddened to hear about the passing of Prince Philip,” said Swim England chief executive Jane Nickerson.

“We are proud to be have his grandson, His Royal Highness the Duke of Cambridge, as our patron and we pass on our deepest condolences and heartfelt sympathies to him, our former patron, Her Majesty The Queen, and the rest of the Royal Family at this difficult time.”