The Prince of Wales made a 100-mile journey to go to the Duke of Edinburgh in hospital, and spend a half an hour at his bedside.
Prince Charles arrived on the hospital on Saturday afternoon, leaving shortly earlier than 4pm. Observers described him as trying sombre as he climbed into his automobile.
It’s understood The Prince returned to Clarence Home following his go to earlier than later travelling to Highgrove.
Nevertheless, royal sources pressured the Duke, who has been in King Edward VII’s Hospital in London since Tuesday, remained in “good spirit”.
The Prince’s resolution to journey from his Highgrove Property to London had earlier raised considerations concerning the Duke’s situation, because it appeared to contravene the hospital’s strict visiting guidelines which have been in place because of the coronavirus pandemic.
The principles stipulate visits could be allowed provided that sufferers have additional caring wants, or if they’re receiving finish of life care. However in addition they state that visits from one particular person can even be thought-about “in distinctive circumstances”.
A supply near the inheritor to the throne stated: “The Duke has been in hospital just a few days longer than anticipated and the Prince merely wished to go and see him.”
A Buckingham Palace supply insisted the Duke’s situation had not modified, and that the medical doctors have been merely performing with “an abundance of warning” by conserving him in.