Prince Charles and Camilla get Covid-19 vaccine

Camilla Parker Bowles and Prince Charles (Photo: Getty Images)
Camilla Parker Bowles and Prince Charles (Photo: Getty Images)

Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, have both received the Covid-19 vaccine, shortly after the queen and Prince Philip, their office at Clarence House confirmed to People.

The news comes after Prince Charles contracted Covid-19 last year. Prince William later revealed he too quarantined after getting the virus. While Charles had "mild symptoms", William was "hit pretty hard" and "struggled to breathe".

Throughout 2020 and going into 2021, the royal family has praised essential workers for their efforts amid the pandemic.

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge recently hopped on a video call to thank nursing students across the UK, studying and undertaking placements during the pandemic.

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