The Queen leaves hospital

The Queen has left hospital after she was admitted yesterday with symptoms of gastroenteritis. A Buckingham Palace spokeswoman confirmed that this week's engagements that have been cancelled or postponed will not be reinstated.

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Ill Queen misses St David's Day celebration

The Queen has cancelled a planned visit to Wales
The Queen has cancelled a planned visit to Wales due to illness Credit: Eddie Mulholland/Daily Telegraph/PA Wire

The Queen was due to attend a military celebration in Swansea tomorrow during the city's St David's Day celebrations.

She had planned to travel through the city to the Guildhall, where she would present St David's Day leeks to the 3rd Battalion The Royal Welsh, of whom she is Colonel-in-Chief.

She was then invited to a reception with members of the battalion and their families, before proceeding to the George Hall for lunch.

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Queen cancels Swansea visit due to gastroenteritis

The Queen has cancelled a visit to Swansea as she is "experiencing symptoms of gastroenteritis", a Buckingham Palace spokesperson has said.

The Queen spent yesterday honouring Olympic heroes such as Nicola Adams (MBE).
The Queen spent yesterday honouring Olympic heroes such as Nicola Adams (MBE). Credit: Lewis Whyld/PA Wire

Queen Elizabeth II was due to make the trip tomorrow.

"She will be assessed in the coming days", the spokesperson said, adding "Her Majesty is currently spending the weekend at Windsor, as usual".

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