Principal’s statement following the death of His Royal Highness the Duke of Edinburgh.

Principal of Richmond and Hillcroft Adult Community College Gabrielle Flint has commented on the death of His Royal Highness the Duke of Edinburgh, she said: “We are deeply saddened to learn of the death of His Royal Highness the Duke of Edinburgh. We were honoured that His Royal Highness visited the college in 2015 when he officially opened our new Art School and community facilities.”

She continued: “The Duke clearly enjoyed his visit. He spent time talking to our students and was incredibly supportive of our work. On behalf of the students, staff, and governors of the College I would like to offer our condolences to Her Majesty the Queen and the Royal Family at this sad time.”