As the world notes World Health Day, the Queen has thanked those working in healthcare for their “selfless commitment and dedication” saying they “are an example to us all”.
The Queen said: “On the occasion of World Health Day, I want to thank all those in the healthcare profession for your selfless commitment and diligence as you undertake vitally important roles to protect and improve the health and well-being of people across the Commonwealth, and across the world.
The statement by the Queen also included: “In testing times, we often observe that the best of the human spirit comes to the fore; the dedication to service of countless nurses, midwives and other health workers, in these most challenging of circumstances, is an example to us all.”
Finally, the Queen concluded her statement with: “My family and I send our enduring appreciation and good wishes.”
— The Royal Family (@RoyalFamily) April 7, 2020
The Queen gave a national address on the COVID-19 crisis on Sunday Evening.
She thanked the NHS workers as well as other key workers for what they are doing in this difficult time. She also thanked the people of the UK for staying and not seeing their loved ones, even if it is not easy.
Sir Edward Young, the Queen’s private secretary helped the Queen to write her speech, he is known as one of the Queen’s most trusted aides.
Article submitted by Chante, Structured, Edited And Corrected By Charles Watson