New Zealand state memorial for Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

New Zealand is holding a state memorial service to farewell Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh.

Prince Philip, the husband of Queen Elizabeth II, died nearly two weeks ago at the age of 99.

In tribute to the Duke, New Zealand is holding a memorial service at Wellington Cathedral on Wednesday at 3pm. It will be attended by senior figures, including the Prime Minister and the Governor-General. Flags have also been directed to fly at half mast throughout Wednesday.