Prince Philip: Pictures show preparations being made ahead of Duke of Edinburgh's funeral

Soldiers, Royal Marines, Foot Guards and Fell ponies pulling Prince Philip’s driving carriage were some of the many photographed during displays in the lead up to the Duke of Edinburgh’s funeral.

The Foot Guards Band are seen marching into position ahead of the funeral of the Duke of Edinburgh at Windsor Castle.

The service started at 3pm at St Geroge’s Chapel in Windsor Castle following marches and music from members of the military including Royal Navy, the Royal Marines, the Highlanders, 4th Battalion Royal Regiment of Scotland and the Royal Air Force.

The Foot Guards Band were seen marching outside St George's Chapel and Fell ponies, Balmoral Nevis and Notlaw Storm, were also photographed pulling the Duke of Edinburgh's driving carriage ahead of the funeral.

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Here are some pictures showing the moments in the lead up to Prince Philip’s funeral.

Members of military arrive for the funeral of the Duke of Edinburgh in Windsor Castle, Berkshire.

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The Duchess of Cornwall arrives for the funeral of the Duke of Edinburgh at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle.
Fell ponies, Balmoral Nevis and Notlaw Storm pullling the Duke of Edinburgh's driving carriage arrive for the funeral.
The Duchess of Cambridge arriving for the funeral of the Duke of Edinburgh.
The Rifles Band playing in the Quadrangle ahead of the funeral which started following a national minute silence at 3pm.
The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby at Windsor Castle, Berkshire, prior to the funeral of the Duke of Edinburgh.
Princess Beatrice arrives at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, Berkshire, for the funeral of the Duke of Edinburgh.
The Royal Standard of the United Kingdom flag flies above Windsor Castle during the funeral of the Duke of Edinburgh.
Members of the Royal Marines line the route of the procession at Windsor Castle.
Members of Royal Navy marching at Windsor Castle before the procession of Prince Philip's coffin to St George's Chapel.
A guard stands in front of flowers laid out on the grass outside St George's Chapel for Prince Philip.