Radio 2 legend Steve Wright retains a low profile in baseball cap and black swimsuit jacket as he leaves BBC studios after dedicating present to Prince Philip
He is been a outstanding function on the BBC radio schedule because the Nineteen Eighties.
And on Saturday, Steve Wright, 66, devoted his slot on the airwaves to Prince Philip, marking the Duke of Edinburgh’s passing with a particular Radio 2 present.
Leaving the BBC’s London places of work in a dapper black blazer and gray swimsuit trousers, the legendary broadcaster stored a low profile as he strolled by the Capital.
Low-key: On Saturday Steve Wright, 66, devoted his slot on the airwaves to Prince Philip, marking the Duke of Edinburgh’s passing on Wednesday with a particular Radio 2 present
Steve wore a white face masks in step with pandemic protocol, and tucked his brown hair away beneath a beige baseball cap.
In his hand was a big black briefcase, that little doubt contained the whole lot Steve wanted for a day within the workplace.
He teamed his informal outfit with a pair of tan slip-on sneakers.
The DJ joined the BBC in 1980, beforehand presenting the Saturday night time slot and breakfast exhibits on Radio 1.
Informal: Leaving the BBC’s London places of work in a dapper black blazer and gray swimsuit trousers, the legendary broadcaster stored a low profile as he strolled by the capital
Steve altered his programming and music schedule to mirror the temper of the nation following the dying of Prince Philip on Friday.
Britain entered eight days of mourning forward of the Duke’s funeral subsequent Saturday, after The Queen introduced with ‘deep sorrow’ the dying of her husband on the age of 99.
Philip was her ‘power and keep’ all through their 73-year marriage and her 69-year reign, as crowds of mourners laying flowers and tributes at palaces turned so giant they have been advised to disperse due to the pandemic.
The Duke of Edinburgh spent his remaining days at Windsor Citadel along with his spouse, who he lovingly known as Lilibet all through their lengthy life collectively, after a 28-night keep in hospital having been admitted in mid-February for an an infection and a pre-existing coronary heart situation.
Protected: Steve wore a white face masks in step with pandemic protocol, and tucked his brown hair away beneath a beige baseball cap
Her Majesty introduced her husband’s dying at noon because the Union Flag was lowered to half-mast outdoors Buckingham Palace, in Downing Avenue and on public buildings throughout the UK and Commonwealth. Westminster Abbey will ring its bells 99 occasions in his reminiscence from 6pm tonight.
Prince Charles was seen leaving Windsor Citadel this night, hours after the information of his father’s dying broke. The Prince of Wales visited his mom on Friday afternoon travelling from his Gloucestershire residence, sources have mentioned.
The Royal Household mentioned in a press release: ‘It’s with deep sorrow that Her Majesty The Queen proclaims the dying of her beloved husband, His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. His Royal Highness handed away peacefully this morning at Windsor Citadel. Additional bulletins will made in the end. The Royal Household be a part of with folks world wide in mourning his loss’.