It has been announced via press release by Buckingham Palace that The Queen has been taken by private car and admitted to King Edward VII hospital in London as a precaution so that doctors my monitor her condition. She is expected to be released in two days.
Her Majesty has cancelled or postponed ALL engagements for the week including a two day visit to Rome which would be her and the Duke of Edinburgh’s only international visit until the end of the year.
The last time The Queen was hospitalised was in 2003 when she underwent knee surgery and the last time she cancelled a major engagement was 2006 when she suffered a seriously strained back.
More information will be posted as we have it.