LONDON (AP) — Prince William stated Monday that his grandfather, Prince Philip, is “OK” because the 99-year-old royal consort stays in a London hospital for relaxation and statement.
William was requested about Philip when he visited a coronavirus vaccination middle in japanese England.
“Sure, he’s OK, they’re keeping track of him,” William stated, and gave a wink.
Philip was admitted to the non-public King Edward VII’s Hospital in London on Tuesday after falling unwell. Buckingham Palace stated the husband of Queen Elizabeth II was anticipated to stay within the hospital into this week for a interval of “statement and relaxation.”
Philip’s sickness is just not believed to be associated to COVID-19. Each he and the queen, 94, obtained a primary dose of a vaccine towards the coronavirus in early January.
Philip, who retired from public duties in 2017, not often seems in public. Throughout England’s present coronavirus lockdown, Philip, often known as the Duke of Edinburgh, has been staying at Windsor Fort, west of London, with the queen.
Philip married the then-Princess Elizabeth in 1947 and is the longest-serving royal consort in British historical past. He and the queen have 4 kids, eight grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren.