17th April 2021, 11:54 | therfl

The funeral of HRH Prince Philip, Saturday 17 April

The funeral of HRH Prince Philip, Saturday 17 April

As a mark of respect, a one minute silence will be observed at Rugby League matches across the weekend and black armbands will be worn.

Along with other national organisations, the Rugby Football League will have a period of reflection during the national one minute silence at 3pm and throughout the funeral service; and social media activity will pause from 2.45pm to 4pm.  

Condolences to Her Majesty The Queen have been conveyed by letter on behalf of the Rugby League community.