The Duke of Edinburgh has arrived at Westminster Abbey for a Commonwealth Service.
Buckingham Palace confirmed earlier that the Queen would not attend due to her continuing recovery from her recent illness.
However, Her Majesty is due to attend a reception this evening at the palace.
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