Prince Philip: Pictures of the Duke of Edinburgh on his visits to Derbyshire

We have 10 pictures showing the Duke of Edinburgh on his visits to Derbyshire – after Buckingham Palace announced His Royal Highness Prince Philip sadly died today.

Friday, 9th April 2021, 12:40 pm
Updated Friday, 9th April 2021, 1:38 pm
The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh wave to crowds.
The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh wave to crowds.

A statement from Buckingham Palace said: "It is with deep sorrow that Her Majesty The Queen has announced the death of her beloved husband, His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh His Royal Highness passed away peacefully this morning at Windsor Castle."

The Duke was married to Queen Elizabeth II for more than 70 years and became the longest-serving consort in British history.

Can you remember being in the crowds or meeting the Duke of Edinburgh when he visited Derbyshire?

The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh tour Chesterfield's weekly market meeting stall holders and visitors in 2003.
The Duke of Edinburgh visits Alfreton Baths in 1964.
The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh at John Smedley at Lea Bridge in Matlock.
The Duke of Edinburgh looks up... and smiles. What's up there? Boys rock climbing at Castle Naze during one of the Duke's visits to Derbyshire.
The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh in Matlock in 2014.
The Duke of Edinburgh on his arrival at Matlock Station in 2014.
The Duke of Edinburgh at Matlock Station in 2014.
The Duke of Edinburgh chats to Brownies on a visit to Tideswell in 1984.
The Duke Of Edinburgh at Chatsworth House in 2014.
The Duke of Edinburgh braving the rain in Chesterfield in 2003.