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Prince Philip is heading for surgical operation.
The 96-year-old royal was once admitted to King Edward VII Medical institution in London Tuesday afternoon forward of a “deliberate surgical operation” on his hip, Buckingham Palace showed to E! Information. The Duke of Edinburgh will go through the surgical operation on Wednesday.
Queen Elizabeth II‘s husband gave the look to be experiencing well being issues when he pulled out of an annual pre-Easter church carrier ultimate Thursday, reportedly on account of a subject together with his hip. Prince Philip, who announced his retirement from royal duties ultimate Might, was once expected to make a rare public appearance on the Royal Maundy Carrier at Windsor Fort’s St. George’s Chapel after which attend a reception and lunch. His 91-year-old spouse in the long run attended the development with out him.
“The Order of Carrier was once published some weeks in the past when it was once was hoping the Duke would have the ability to participate,” a Buckingham Palace spokesperson instructed E! Information on the time. “His Royal Highness has since determined to not attend.”
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Whilst lots of his royal members of the family attended an Easter church service on Sunday at Windsor Fort, Prince Philip was once absent, regardless that he was once now not because of attend.
He was once additionally anticipated to look at a public engagement ultimate week for son Prince Andrew, who was once taking up his function as Colonel of the Grenadier Guards. It was once reported that Philip didn’t attend as a result of he was once “feeling under the weather.”
After pronouncing ultimate spring that he would “now not be accepting new invites for visits and engagements,” however “might nonetheless make a choice to wait positive public occasions every now and then,” the royal has stored public appearances to a minimal.
He was once noticed along Queen Elizabeth II in early February when the couple attended a Sunday church carrier in combination and likewise in early March when photographers captured him using a carriage.
Recover quickly, Prince Philip!