Prince Philip has been admitted to hospital in London. The 99-year-old was admitted to King Edward VII Hospital in London on Tuesday evening as a precautionary measure on the advice of his doctor after feeling unwell.
The duke is due to celebrate his 100th birthday in June.
A palace spokeperson said: “His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh was admitted to the King Edward VII Hospital in London, on Tuesday evening.
“The Duke’s admission is a precautionary measure, on the advice of His Royal Highness’s Doctor, after feeling unwell.
“The Duke is expected to remain in hospital for a few days of observation and rest.”
The prince retired from public duties in 2017 and rarely appears in public.
During England’s current coronavirus lockdown, he has been staying at Windsor Castle with the Queen.
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