Prince Charles and Camilla forced to isolate apart as coronavirus hits royals

Prince Charles and Camilla have been torn apart by coronavirus and are self-isolating at different locations in Birkhall.

According to reports, the Prince travelled to Birkhall on Sunday and was tested for the deadly disease on Monday morning.

It comes as Clarence House confirmed Charles tested positive for the disease and is experiencing mild symptoms.

The pair are both isolating in the same residence but are believed to be sleeping in separate bedrooms to stop the spread.

The Duchess of Cornwall has also been tested for the disease, which has infected over 8,000 Brits, and killed over 400, but tested negative.

Clarence House said in a statement: "He has been displaying mild symptoms but otherwise remains in good health and has been working from home throughout the last few days as usual.

"The Duchess of Cornwall has also been tested but does not have the virus. In accordance with government and medical advice, the Prince and the Duchess are now self-isolating at home in Scotland.

"The tests were carried out by the NHS in Aberdeenshire where they met the criteria required for testing.

"It is not possible to ascertain from whom the Prince caught the virus owing to the high number of engagements he carried out in his public role during recent weeks.

"Prince Charles had met with Prince Albert of Monaco earlier this month, who later tested positive for coronavirus."

Prince Charles is said to of spoken to his sons the Duke of Cambridge and the Duke of Sussex, as well as the Queen.

Charles' last public engagement was on March 12 and his doctor said it is estimated the Prince was contagious on March 13.

He and Camilla have not seen the Queen since before March 13 and is believed to be in good health.

It comes as Prince William and Kate Middleton became the first to visit the coronavirus frontline when they visited a NHS London call centre last week.

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