Prince Philip spends third night in London hospital

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The Duke of Edinburgh has spent a third night in hospital in London being treated for a “pre-existing condition”.

The Queen is at the Sandringham Estate in Norfolk, where she attended a carol service without 98-year-old Prince Philip on Sunday.

He remains at the King Edward VII’s Hospital in central London, having travelled there on Friday as a “precautionary measure”.

Buckingham Palace said the admission was for “observation and treatment”.

The duke went to hospital on the advice of his doctor, it said in a statement.

It refused to confirm or deny reports the duke was flown to London by helicopter and then driven by car for the last part of the journey.

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