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Remains of King Alfred the Great believed to be found

Archaeologists say they may have found the pelvis bone of King Alfred the Great, who ruled England from 871 to 899 AD.

The team who exhumed the unmarked grave at a church in Winchester say they believe the bone is either that of Alfred or his son Edward the Elder.

Read more from ITV News.

Photo: The King Alfred statue in Winchester (Chris Ison / PA Wire)

Prince Philip hospitalized again with bladder infection
Prince Philip, the husband of Queen Elizabeth II, has had a recurrence of the bladder infection that he had in the summer and has been admitted to hospital for investigation and treatment.In a statement released via The Press Association, Buckingham Palace said the 91-year-old Duke of Edinburgh, is likely to remain in the hospital for the next few days.Photo: Prince Philip attends an equestrian event during the London 2012 Olympic Games on July 29, 2012. (Reuters / Mike Hutchings)

Prince Philip hospitalized again with bladder infection

Prince Philip, the husband of Queen Elizabeth II, has had a recurrence of the bladder infection that he had in the summer and has been admitted to hospital for investigation and treatment.

In a statement released via The Press Association, Buckingham Palace said the 91-year-old Duke of Edinburgh, is likely to remain in the hospital for the next few days.

Photo: Prince Philip attends an equestrian event during the London 2012 Olympic Games on July 29, 2012. (Reuters / Mike Hutchings)