Royal countdown begins: Kate and William won't know baby's gender until birth

10 April, 2018, 20:25 | Author: Constance French
  • POOL New  Reuters                       Prince George will be the oldest of three royal children after the Duchess of Cambridge gives birth this month

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's first two children, Prince George in July 2013 and Princess Charlotte in May 2016 were also born at the same location.

It has become popular amongst politicians, entertainers and the British royal family. It also removed a clause that disqualified a royal from the wearing the crown if they married a Roman Catholic.

The anticipation to see Prince William and Kate Middleton's third child may be about to end.

He acceded to the throne when he outlived his older brothers, George IV, who died without an heir, and Frederick, Duke of York.

According to Forbes, the official title of the baby will be His Royal Highness Prince or Princess ... of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. However, bookmakers make a baby girl the favourite with the name Mary topping the names list.

Will they be a prince or princess? She is understood to have already organized presents for the prince and princess so that there won't be any jealousy when baby Cambridge comes home.

Will they hire a second nanny? William and Kate will want to inform the Queen and their families before sharing their news with the world.

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When and where will the baby be born?

The Duchess of Cambridge is due this month, though the exact date has never been released by Kensington Palace. Suggestions have included St George's Day - April 23.

However, it's now kicked up a gear as the road outside the Lindo Wing, where Kate will give birth, has been closed to the public.

Will there be the same level of baby fever?

And media areas have also been marked off, meaning the first official preparations are underway at St. Mary's Hospital, in Paddington, West London, for Kate to have her third child with Prince William, 35.

Parking suspended outside hospital where Kate is expected to give birth at some point over next three weeks as anticipation builds. Her birth dominated the news agenda in the United Kingdom and hit the headlines around the world.



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