The Duke of Edinburgh is expected to spend several more days in hospital, where he is being treated for an infection, Buckingham Palace has said.
Prince Philip, 99, was admitted to King Edward VII’s hospital in central London a week ago as a “precautionary” measure for “observation and rest” after becoming unwell at Windsor Castle.
In a statement, Buckingham Palace said: “The Duke of Edinburgh remains at King Edward VII’s hospital where he is receiving medical attention for an infection. He is comfortable and responding to treatment but is not expected to leave hospital for several days.”
No further details were given.
The exact reason for his admission has not been disclosed but it is said not to be Covid-related. Both he…