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A message from The Queen to the people of the Bahamas

Published 3 September 2019

Her Majesty, as The Queen of the Bahamas, has sent the following message of condolence to the Governor-General

Prince Philip and I have been shocked and saddened to learn of the devastation caused by Hurricane Dorian, and we send our sincere condolences to the families and friends of those who have lost their lives following this terrible storm. 

At this very difficult time, my thoughts and prayers are with those who have seen their homes and property destroyed, and I also send my gratitude to the emergency services and volunteers who are supporting the rescue and recovery effort.

Elizabeth R