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Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh, participates in the transfer of the Colonel in Chief of Rifles, to Windsor Castle, Windsor, July 22, 2020

Prince Philip is ‘at ease’ in a London hospital being treated for an infection, Buckingham Palace said on Tuesday

The palace said Philip, the husband of Queen Elizabeth II, 99, was “comfortable and responding to treatment, but is not expected to be discharged from hospital for several days”

He was admitted to King Edward VII private hospital a week ago after feeling ill Royal officials called it a precautionary measure

Philip’s youngest son Prince Edward told Sky News his father was “much better”

Edward said: “He can’t wait to get out which is the most positive so we’re keeping our fingers crossed”

Philip, who retired from public office in 2017, rarely appears in public During the current coronavirus lockdown in England, Philip, also known as The Duke of Edinburgh, has stayed at Windsor Castle, west of London, with the queen

Philip married Elizabeth in 1947 at Westminster Abbey in London, five years before she became Queen, and is the oldest royal wife in British history

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