A royal baby is on the way! The Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton, wife of Prince William of Wales is pregnant! An announcement was made today as Middleton is hospitalized for morning sickness.
Pending new legislation, the couple’s baby would be the official heir to the British throne whether it is a boy or girl. Exciting times! Congrats!
Read the statement:
Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are very pleased to announce that The Duchess of Cambridge is expecting a baby.
The Queen, The Duke of Edinburgh, The Prince of Wales, The Duchess of Cornwall and Prince Harry and members of both families are delighted with the news.
The Duchess was admitted this afternoon to King Edward VII Hospital in Central London with Hyperemesis Gravidarum. As the pregnancy is in its very early stages, Her Royal Highness is expected to stay in hospital for several days and will require a period of rest thereafter.