The return to Windsor Castle is not yet here In a statement relayed to the media on February 23, 2021, Buckingham Palace announced that Prince Philip would remain hospitalized for several more days The 99-year-old husband of Queen Elizabeth was admitted to King Edward VII Hospital in London on February 16, as a precaution, after he felt ill
« The Duke of Edinburgh remains in King Edward Hospital, receiving medical treatment for infection He is comfortable and responding to treatment but he should not be out for several days, « Buckingham announced on Tuesday. If we already knew that Prince Philip’s state of health was not threatened by Covid-19, we now learn that he still suffers from an « infection »
Monday, during an outing in a vaccination center in Norfolk, his grandson Prince William wanted to be reassuring: « Yes, he is fine, they are keeping an eye on him, » he said. he affirmed with a wink, as reporter Rebecca English reported on Twitter Last Saturday, however, it was somewhat moved that Prince Charles visited his father in the hospital A visit all the more remarkable as the comings and goings in hospitals are limited to compelling reasons in this period of pandemic It is moreover to limit any risk of contamination that Prince Philip (retired since 2017) and Queen Elizabeth have chosen to leave London and Buckingham to settle in Windsor Castle in March 2020
Prince Harry, for his part, is said to be ready to urgently return to the UK The Duke of Sussex has reportedly taken the initiative to confine himself to his villa in Montecito, Calif., In case his grandfather’s medical condition requires an express return by private jet to London Pregnant with their second child, Meghan Markle could save herself such a trip and stay at home with Archie (21 months)
The announcement of this hospitalization comes just as the Sussexes have definitely distanced themselves from the monarchy, after a year of independence from the United States Perhaps the couple will give news of Prince Philip during their confidential interview with Oprah Winfrey, which will be broadcast on March 7 on the American channel CBS?
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