The Queen and her counsellors finally made their choice: the list of thirty people who will attend the funeral of the Philippine Prince was revealed by the buckingham Palace on Thursday night. Without too much surprise, the children of the late margaret princess (the sister of elizabeth) will be present: lady sarah catto (with her husband daniel catto) and Count snowdon. The sovereign also invited some of her close cousins, such as the Duke of Gloucester, the Duke of Kent, and the Princess Alexandra.
To complete this list (imposed by the health crisis), elizabeth ii would have followed her husband’s last demands to the letter by inviting three members of her German family, but also a certain penny brabourne. Penny is actually the countess patricia mountbatten of Burma, also known as patricia knatchbull, baroness brabourne, by his marriage. She is also called Lady romsey or Lady brabourne.
By marrying in 1979, norton knatchbull, 3rd count mountbatten of Burmese, this rotary became a cousin by alliance of the prince charles. A death that had greatly affected his nephew the Philippine prince. First of all, penny (we’re going to stick to this diminutive) was the partner of the Philippine prince during their ash races.
“penny and the Duke of Edinburgh shared decades of affection, reported a source of the magazine grazia.