13 JUL 2018
CHRISTENING OF MASTER INIGO HOOPER
HRH The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh is guest of honour
Romsey Abbey, Hampshire
The Duke (aged 97yrs), who flew by helicopter especially for the service from Sandringham House, Norfolk is also god-father to Inigo's grandfather - Norton, 3rd Earl Mountbatten of Burma (b.1947), who is a grandson of Mountbatten (the 1st Earl) - Prince Philip's uncle.
No photograph of the child has been issued.
RIGHT: Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh
- god-father to Master Inigo Hooper
At a private service in Romsey Abbey on 13th July 2018, Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh (b.1921) attended the christening of his latest god-son - 'Inigo Norton Sebastian Mountbatten Hooper' (b.2017), first child of The Lady Alexandra Hooper, née Knatchbull (b.1982) and Thomas Hooper (b.1979). Lady Alexandra is the eldest daughter of Norton, 3rd Earl Mountbatten of Burma (b.1947). Baby Inigo is Prince Philip's first cousin three times removed and is in the line of succession to the Throne.