The Queen has tested positive for coronavirus 5 months ago

The Queen has tested positive for coronavirus

The 95-year-old monarch is receiving medical attention.

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II has tested positive for coronavirus.

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The positive result was shared by a Buckingham Palace representative on Sunday (20 February).

"Buckingham Palace confirm that The Queen has today tested positive for Covid," the representative said.

"Her Majesty is experiencing mild cold-like symptoms but expects to continue light duties at Windsor over the coming week.

"She will continue to receive medical attention and will follow all the appropriate guidelines."

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The Queen, who recently celebrated 70 years on the throne this year, came into contact with her son Prince Charles last week, who recently tested positive for Covid.