British Royals

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II Visits His Royal Highness the Duke of Edinburgh in the Hospital. Plus, Other News. (VIDEOS)

On Wednesday, June 6, 2012, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II along with His Royal Highness the Duke of York visited for the first time, His Royal Highness the Duke of Edinburgh in the hospital.

The 90-year-old duke was admitted into King Edward VIII Hospital in London on Monday, June 4, 2012, for a bladder infection.  According, to a press release via Buckingham Palace, the Duke of Edinburgh is being “…treated with antibiotics and his condition has vastly improved… he is in good spirits.”

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Also today, Her Majesty was presented with new portrait inside the White Drawing Room at Buckingham Palace.  The new painting was done by Canadian artist, Mr. Phil Richards.  To read and to watch a video regarding today’s unveiling please click here.

Sources: Royal.gov.uk and CTV

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