Prince William receives his first Covid-19 jab

Prince William has been given his first Covid-19 vaccine.

He received the injection from NHS staff at his local vaccination centre – The Science Museum in Kensington.

He later shared a picture on his family’s Twitter account.

The Prince, 38, said:

“On Tuesday I received my first dose of the Covid-19 vaccine.

“To all those working on the vaccine rollout – thank you for everything you’ve done and continue to do.”

The Prince, who is left-handed, was given the jab in his right arm

It is not known which vaccination he was given.

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