Prince Harry is stuck in LA while his grandfather, Prince Philip, languishes in a UK hospital for the fifth consecutive year

Although he cannot be physically by his grandfather’s side, Harry has reportedly called Queen Elizabeth asking for “regular” updates on the condition of her 99-year-old husband.

The 36-year-old Duke of Sussex reached out to his grandmother last week to inquire about Philip’s health, according to The Sunday Mail

Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, was admitted to the hospital on Tuesday last week as a precautionary measure after feeling sick

The illness has nothing to do with COVID-19, but now doctors are saying he will have to stay in the hospital at least until next week

Prince Harry also reportedly has plans to return to the UK if Philip’s condition worsens

Harry is said to have self-isolated at his LA mansion with wife Meghan Markle and baby Archie in case they have to rush home

He has made plans to fly a private jet to return to the UK, The Mirror previously reported

Under UK COVID-19 rules, Harry and the rest of his family will be tested before they leave the US and once he enters the UK


Harry does not need to be quarantined for two weeks if he tests negative as members of the royal family have a special travel exemption

“After consulting his doctor, the Duke of Edinburgh will likely stay in the hospital for observation and rest over the weekend and into next week,” a source said

“As we have already said, the doctor acts with great caution The Duke remains in good spirits”

Both Philip and the 94-year-old Queen received their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine

in January

Philip spent four nights in the same hospital in late 2019 while being treated for a pre-existing illness and has rarely been seen in public since

He stepped down from official engagements in August 2017 after serving more than 22 monthsHad completed 000 individual events and thousands more besides the Queen

Philip, a former naval officer known for his sometimes gruff manner and spurious humor, married Elizabeth in 1947, five years before she became queen

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