The Duke of York is also on his way to the Queen’s Scottish home, sources say. Family members are rushing to be by the side of Queen Elizabeth II after doctors said they were concerned about the health of the 96-year-old monarch, saying she should remain under medical supervision.
The Queen, Britain’s longest-reigning sovereign and the world’s oldest monarch, has been suffering from what Buckingham Palace has called “episodic mobility problems” since the end of last year.
Buckingham Palace said in a statement: “Following further evaluation this morning, the Queen’s doctors are concerned for Her Majesty’s health and have recommended she remain under medical supervision.
“The Queen remains comfortable and at Balmoral.”
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