Philip didn’t crash because he’s old. He crashed because he’s male

Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, 97, in his Land Rover Discovery, talking with his wife, Queen Elizabeth. Picture: Steve Parsons/ PA Wire.

Sorry to be sexist, but the most dangerous drivers have always been men, writes Terry Prone.

Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, probably looked even more like a monkfish after his Land Rover turned over last week and he had to be pulled out through the roof.

And if you believe it disrespectful of me to so describe him, I would gently point out to you that the description originated with his wife, Queen Elizabeth. 

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