Prince William says his grandfather Prince Philip is’ OK’ as the 99-year-old royal groom stays in a London hospital to rest and be watched

LONDON – Prince William said on Monday his grandfather Prince Philip was ‘OK’ as the 99-year-old royal husband stays in a London hospital to rest and be watched

Philip was admitted to King Edward VII Private Hospital in London on Tuesday after falling ill Buckingham Palace said Queen Elizabeth II’s husband was to stay in hospital this week for an observation period and restat ????

Philip’s illness not believed to be linked to COVID-19 He and the queen, 94, received a first dose of a coronavirus vaccine in early January

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 then-Princess Elizabeth in 1947 and is the longest-serving royal consort in British history.He and the Queen have four children, eight grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren

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