Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II sent a heartfelt message to Boris Johnson’s fiancé Carrie Symonds, who is expecting their first child.
The Monarch sent a message wishing Johnson a “speedy recovery” and also to his family.
The Royal Family’s official Twitter account said, “Earlier today The Queen sent a message to Carrie Symonds and to the Johnson family.
“Her Majesty said they were in her thoughts and that she wished the Prime Minister a full and speedy recovery.”
Symonds is expecting their first baby, she had been suffering coronavirus symptoms this last week, but was “on the mend”.
The Queen is being kept informed of Mr Johnson’s condition by Downing Street.
Prince William sent a tweet from him and Kate saying, “Our thoughts are with the Prime Minister and his family, who like so many in the UK and around the world are affected by coronavirus.
“We wish him a speedy recovery at this difficult time. W.”