Prince Philip will not make any further official appearances in the South West after announcing his retirement.
The 95 year-old will step down from service in the autumn and there are no scheduled engagements in the West Country before then.
Today, we spoke to people in Ashburton and Bristol, who gave us this reaction to the news:
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