is avoiding contact with anyone who has tested positive for COVID-19
and is confined to her
Kensington Palace confirmed to the Press Association news
agency that the Duchess of Cambridge
had contact with the unidentified person last week in a statement released
“Her Royal Highness is not experiencing any symptoms, but is adhering to all relevant government guidelines and is self-isolating at home,” the palace said.
Contacts with coronavirus-positive individuals must currently “self-isolate for 10 full days following your contact with that person,” according to UK law
Kate, 39, said she was "hugely grateful to everyone who is playing a part in the rollout" after receiving her first dose of coronavirus vaccine
She and her husband, Prince William
, and their son, Prince George
, attended the Wimbledon tennis
championships on Friday and England
's national soccer
team's European Championship
match against Germany
on June 29 at London
's Wembley Stadium.
William contracted COVID-19 last year but kept the news private to avoid worrying anyone, he said, and his father, Prince Charles
, was infected around the same time.