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 automotive.
It’s understood The Prince returned to Clarence Home following his go to earlier than later travelling to Highgrove.
Nevertheless, royal sources harassed 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 in regards to 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 further caring wants, or if they’re receiving finish of life care. However in addition they state that visits from one particular person may even be thought-about “in distinctive circumstances”.
A supply near the inheritor to the throne stated: “The Duke has been in hospital a number of 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 docs have been merely performing with “an abundance of warning” by maintaining him in.