The Duke of Edinburgh

1921 - 2021

It is with deep sorrow that Patchway Town Council have received the news of the death of His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.

His Royal Highness passed away peacefully this morning at Windsor Castle.

Further announcements will be made in due course.

The Royal Family join with people around the world in mourning his loss.

Friday, 9 April 2021.


Patchway Town Council will fly the union flag in Scott Park in accordance with guidance issued by South Gloucestershire Council.

Residents are invited to lay flowers in the Memorial Garden of Scott Park from noon on 09/04/2021. Please strictly adhere to the UK Government Advice on social distancing.

A book of condolence is available online and these can be accessed below for residents to leave their messages.

The Mayor's Message:

On behalf of Patchway Town Council and the residents of Patchway, I would like to express our sincere condolences to the Queen and the Royal Family over this period. It is with great sadness that we learned of the death of HRH The Duke of Edinburgh on Friday 9th April. 

Prince Philip dedicated his life to public service and helped found The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award, which supported countless young people in their own personal development. He served our country for 70 years by the side of our Queen, with his unwavering support.

Patchway Town Council are inviting residents to lay flowers at the War Memorial in Scott Park and the Memorial Garden in Scott Park, adhering to social distancing guidance.

The Union flag will be flying at half mast in Scott Park this week.

There are also two books of condolences which can be signed digitally via our website.

On behalf of Patchway, I would like to convey our deepest condolences to her Majesty, The Queen and the Royal Family for their very sad loss.

Councillor Sam Scott

Mayor of Patchway


01454 868530

150 Rodway Rd, Avon, Patchway, Bristol BS34 5DQ, UK

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