Prince Philip, 96, Admitted To Hospital, Awaiting Surgery
Prince Philip was yesterday admitted to hospital ahead of a planned hip operation that is scheduled to take place tomorrow.
Buckingham Palace disclosed that he was in the King Edward VII Hospital in London before planned surgery on Wednesday.
This comes after the Duke of Edinburgh missed his third engagement in just 10 days when he pulled out of the Royal’s Easter church service on Sunday.
A statement from Buckingham Palace said this afternoon: ‘His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh was admitted to King Edward VII Hospital in London this afternoon, for planned surgery on his hip which will take place tomorrow.