Owen Paterson – 2021 Statement Following Death of HRH The Duke of Edinburgh

The statement made by Owen Paterson on 9 April 2021.

HRH The Duke of Edinburgh was an extraordinary public servant.

A naval hero, Mentioned in Despatches for service at the Battle of Cape Matapan.

Inspired generations of young people through Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Scheme.

My deepest condolences to HM The Queen & Royal Family.