King Charles overwhelmed by public help as 7,000 playing cards despatched after most cancers prognosis | EUROtoday

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The King has been overwhelmed by messages of help from round 7,000 well-wishers worldwide since his most cancers prognosis, Buckingham Palace says.

Many folks have written to inform him of their very own experiences of the illness or providing recommendation. One individual advised him: “Chin up, chest out, remain positive and don’t let it get you down. Trust me, it works, but the main thing is family.”

A baby wrote: “Never give up. Be brave. Don’t push your limits. Get well soon.”

King Charles reads playing cards and messages despatched by well-wishers

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Charles was notably taken by a card displaying a canine feeling sorry for itself after medical remedy, with the message: “At least you don’t have to wear a cone!”.

The collar, which stops animals aggravating a wound or stitches after an operation, is typically known as the “cone of shame” by pet house owners, or an “Elizabethan” or “E-collar”.

The King laughed when he got here throughout the cardboard, Buckingham Palace’s correspondence workforce mentioned.

Well-wishers who’ve included an deal with will obtain a thanks, the workforce mentioned.

The King laughs on the ‘dog cone’ card

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The King has carried out his first face-to-face official duties this week

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On Wednesday, the King carried out his first face-to-face official duties – an viewers with prime minister Rishi Sunak and a Privy Council assembly – since his situation was made public.

Footage confirmed Mr Sunak saying, “Wonderful to see you looking so well,” and the King replied: “It’s all done with mirrors.”

The 75-year-old mentioned he had been decreased to tears by the messages and playing cards of help he had obtained. The prime minister advised him the “country is behind you”.

Since the prognosis, Charles has postponed all public duties, however is constant to work on his crimson bins of state papers.

Prince Harry made a whirlwind go to to see his father in London, after the King gave him the information of his prognosis.

The Duke of Sussex spent nearly as a lot time within the air as he did in England, on his first go to to his homeland since September.

The journey from the US took Harry greater than 10 hours, however his assembly with King Charles at Clarence House in London reportedly lasted lower than an hour.

Prince Harry mentioned he was ‘grateful to spend time’ with King Charles after his most cancers prognosis.


Harry later mentioned his father’s situation may “reunify” the royal household, fuelling hypothesis the prince could possibly be allowed again into the fold. He mentioned he was grateful to have the ability to spend time together with his father, and reportedly recommended he could be prepared to briefly return to duties whereas the King is in poor health.

The King has been seen smiling and waving whereas attending church companies at his Sandringham property in Norfolk.

The sort of most cancers he has has not been revealed; neither is it identified what number of rounds of remedy are deliberate, however to this point he has had not less than two.

Before his appointment with the prime minister, he held a gathering at Buckingham Palace of the privy council, whose attendees included the lord president of the council Penny Mordaunt.

At month-to-month council gatherings, the King provides his formal approval to orders that ministers have already permitted.