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Oxfordshire MPs react to concerning news of Queen’s health

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Sep 8, 2022

Oxfordshire's MPs have reacted to the concerning news that Queen Elizabeth II has been put under 'medical supervision'.

Senior royals are including Prince Charles, Prince William and Prince Harry are making their way to Balmoral Castle, where the Queen is said to be ‘resting’.

Well wishes have poured in from across the country as well as the county.

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Oxford West and Abingdon MP Layla Moran said her “thoughts” are with the Queen’s family at this time.

In a second tweet, the Lib Dem MP wrote: Wishing her Majesty a speedy recovery. I am glad she remains under medical supervision and putting her health first.

West Oxfordshire and Witney MP Robert Courts said: “I know I speak for all of West Oxfordshire when I say I am deeply concerned by the news from Buckingham Palace today.

“My thoughts – and the thoughts of people across all of West Oxfordshire & beyond – are with Her Majesty The Queen and her family at this time.”

Henley MP John Howell said: “My best wishes to her Majesty the Queen. She is in our thoughts.”

Victoria Prentis, North Oxfordshire MP, wrote on social media: “Concerning news from Balmoral today. My thoughts and prayers – and those of my constituents in North Oxfordshire – are with Her Majesty the Queen and the Royal Family at this time.”

David Johnston, MP for Wantage, retweeted Liz Truss’s well wishes for the Queen.

Anneliese Dodds has not tweeted well-wishes or support at the time of this articles publication.

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This story was written by Sophie Perry. She joined the team in 2021 as a digital reporter.

You can get in touch with her by emailing: sophie.perry@newsquest.co.uk

Follow her on Twitter @itssophieperry

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