By Sandra Birungi
Queen Elizabeth was discharged from hospital after being admitted for a day after suffering from a slight illness.
Queen Elizabeth who is going to celebrate her 60th anniversary of her coronation in June was admitted after suffering ffrom gastoenteritis on Friday and was advised to rest at Windsor Castle for the weekend. On Sunday afternoon, concerned doctors took her to King Edward VII hospital for monitoring.
She insisted on returning to Buckingham Palace to be briefed by her private office staff and was joined by the 91-year-old Duke of Edinburgh, who had a public engagement at the Royal Thames Yacht Club in Knightsbridge last night.
She has cancelled her official engagements for the rest of the week, including a two-day trip to Rome, but it is anticipated that she will be well enough to undertake a number of official engagements scheduled for next week.