Piers Morgan pays tribute to Prince Philip as a 'truly great Briton' as he leads celebrity tributes on a 'very sad day'

TRIBUTES have poured in for Prince Philip from celebrities following his death.

Piers Morgan lead celebrities paying tribute to a "truly great Briton" after he passed away "peacefully" at Windsor Castle this morning.

Taking to Twitter, Piers wrote: "RIP Prince Philip, 99.

"A truly great Briton who dedicated his life to selfless public duty & was an absolute rock of devoted support to Her Majesty, The Queen, as the longest-serving royal consort to any British sovereign.

"A very sad day for our country. Thank you, Sir."

Other celebrities were quick to pay tribute to Prince Philip.

Love Island star Molly-Mae Hague wrote: "Rest in peace Prince Philip. What a sad day."

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