Princess Anne is in hospital after suffering ‘minor injuries and concussion’ following incident on Gatcombe Park estate

Princess Anne has suffered ‘minor injuries and concussion’ after an incident on the Gatcombe Park estate last night and remains in hospital, it was announced today.

Buckingham Palace said: ‘The Princess Royal has sustained minor injuries and concussion following an incident on the Gatcombe Park estate yesterday evening.

‘Her Royal Highness remains in Southmead Hospital, Bristol, as a precautionary measure for observation and is expected to make a full and swift recovery.

‘The King has been kept closely informed and joins the whole Royal Family in sending his fondest love and well-wishes to The Princess for a speedy recovery.’

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Princess Anne arrives by carriage on day three of Royal Ascot at Ascot Racecourse on June 20