The funeral of HRH The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, 17 April, BBC One

Summary of complaint

We received complaints about our coverage of the funeral of HRH The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.


Our response

The funeral of HRH The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh was a significant event which generated a lot of interest both nationally and internationally.

We acknowledge some viewers were unhappy with the level of coverage given, and impact this had on the billed BBC One schedule.

We do not make such changes without careful consideration and the decisions made reflect the role the BBC plays as the national broadcaster, during moments of national significance.

We are grateful for all feedback, and we always listen to the response from our audiences.