The baby was born at 1001 GMT (6.01 a.m. ET) and weighed 8 lbs 7oz (3.8 kg) in what has now evolved into a well-oiled operation by a dedicated royal medical team, seasoned palace couturiers and royal protection officers.
The Duchess of Cambridge, the wife of Prince William, gave birth to a boy at St Mary’s Hospital in west London on Monday [23 April], the third child for the royal couple. WHAT HAS KENSINGTON PALACE SAID? “Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge was safely delivered of a son at 1101hrs. “The baby weighs 8lbs 7oz. [3.8 kg]. “The Duke of Cambridge was present for the birth. “Her Royal Highness and her child are both doing well. “The Queen, The Duke of Edinburgh, The Prince of Wales, The Duchess of Cornwall, Prince Harry and members of both families have been informed and are delighted with the news.” HOW IMPORTANT IS THE NEW PRINCE? The new prince is Queen Elizabeth’s sixth great-grandchild and fifth-in-line to the throne behind siblings George, 4, his two-year-old sister Charlotte, their father William, and grandfather Prince Charles, who is heir. A 2013 change to the law means the boy will not supplant his older sister Charlotte in the line of succession. Before that change younger males would take precedence over …
The Duchess of Cambridge, the wife of Prince William has been admitted to St Mary’s hospital, Paddington to give birth to the couple’s third child.
Prince Harry and his American fiancee Meghan Markle have chosen New York-based fashion and celebrity photographer Alexi Lubomirski as the photographer for their wedding next month, Kensington Palace has confirmed.
Britain’s expulsion of 23 envoys described as ‘spies’ from Russia’s Kensington embassy has sparked a global tit-for-tat between the UK, its allies and the Russian federation, even resulting in a continuing war of words between both countries’ officials, but who is winning the propaganda war?
Prince Harry and his American fiancee Meghan Markle have chosen a local florist from west London to arrange the flower decorations for their wedding, Kensington Palace has confirmed.
Ambassador Alexander Yakovenko spoke about Putin and Poirot and the poison standoff between his country and UK sounding serious and sarcastic all at once.
Prince Harry and his American fiancee Meghan Markle have invited 600 guests to witness their wedding vows at St George’s Chapel, Windsor, in May.
Prince Harry and his fiancee Meghan Markle have once again shown just how much they are unwilling to follow past conventions by opting for an east London bakery to make a lemon elderflower cake for their wedding in May.
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