PRINCE Philip is recovering in hospital after undergoing a “successful” operation for this pre-existing heart condition.
Buckingham Palace confirmed today he had an operation and will remain in hospital for a “number of days”
A statement said: “The Duke of Edinburgh yesterday underwent a successful procedure for a pre-existing heart condition at St Bartholomew’s Hospital.
“His Royal Highness will remain in hospital for treatment, rest and recuperation for a number of days.”
While the Duke of Edinburgh recovers in hospital Prince Harry and Meghan’s bombshell interview with Oprah Winfrey will air on ITV on Monday.
The Sussexes have faced calls for the broadcast on Sunday to be postponed out of respect for Philip.
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