1957 & 1991 | Duke of Edinburgh visits The Falkland Islands

His Royal Highness The Prince Phillip, Duke of Edinburgh has died aged 99. In a statement, the Palace said: “It is with deep sorrow that Her Majesty The Queen has announced the death of her beloved husband, His Royal Highness passed away peacefully this morning at Windsor Castle.” His Royal Highness visited the Falkland Islands on two occasions in 1957 and again in 1991. We spoke to a variety of people who remember his visits. Thank you to Tim Miller, Arlette Betts, June McMullen and Vernon Steen for sharing their experiences. Also thank you to the Falkland Islands Museum & National Trust for providing the images for this piece.

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