LONDON (AP) — Prince William mentioned Monday that his grandfather, Prince Philip, is “OK” because the 99-year-old royal consort stays in a London hospital for relaxation and remark.
William was requested about Philip when he visited a coronavirus vaccination heart in japanese England.
“Sure, he’s OK, they’re maintaining a tally of him,” William mentioned, and gave a wink.
Philip was admitted to the personal King Edward VII’s Hospital in London on Tuesday after falling ailing. Buckingham Palace mentioned the husband of Queen Elizabeth II was anticipated to stay within the hospital into this week for a interval of “remark and relaxation.”
Philip’s sickness just isn’t believed to be associated to COVID-19. Each he and the queen, 94, obtained a primary dose of a vaccine in opposition to 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, also referred to as the Duke of Edinburgh, has been staying at Windsor Citadel, 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 youngsters, eight grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren.