British royal Princess Anne's daughter Zara Phillips was rushed to hospital on Friday (30JUL04) after falling off her horse ARDFIELD MAGIC STAR.

The 23-year-old grand-daughter of Queen Elizabeth II was examined at Dorchester Hospital after the accident in nearby town Lulworth in Dorset, southern England.

A statement from the Queen's London residence Buckingham Palace said, "Following a fall from her horse during a cross-country event in Dorset today, Zara Phillips was taken to Dorchester Hospital as a precautionary measure. It was not an emergency.

"She has been given the all-clear and discharged. Her mother collected Zara and took her home."

01/08/2004 21:17