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The Queen has sent the following message of condolence to the President of Germany

Published 20 April 2019

 “Prince Philip and I were deeply saddened to hear of the coach crash in Madeira.

“We extend our sincere condolences, and our thoughts and prayers are with the families and loved ones of those affected.”

Elizabeth R.

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A selection of messages will be passed onto members of the Royal Family, and may be held in the Royal Archives for posterity.