Furnish: Sir Elton John 'recovering' from infection

Sir Elton John is "recovering" from a respiratory infection which resulted in him being admitted to hospital and cancelling three Las Vegas shows, his civil partner David Furnish has said.

Sir Elton John is recovering from his illness, his civil partner has said. Credit: Ian West/PA Wire

Speaking at the Glamour Women Of The Year Awards, Furnish - who has a toddler, Zachary, with the singer - said: "Thank you for your well wishes. He's doing incredibly well and recovering."