Prince Philip: gun salutes held across UK in tribute to Duke of Edinburgh – live

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12.48pm BST

The Duke of Cambridge has withdrawn from this weekend’s Bafta awards ceremony, Kensington Palace has confirmed.

His grandfather the Duke of Edinburgh – Bafta’s first president – died on Friday and William, who is the current president, was due to feature on Saturday in a pre-recorded conversation with costume designer Jenny Beavan and make-up and hair designer Sharon Martin, talking about filming in lockdown and the craft of film-making.

12.47pm BST

The gun salute ceremony has now ended.

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