There is news from Kensington Palace that the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge – William and Kate – are expecting their third child.
The news was instantly trending on social media globally, The BBC broke into its morning show to announce the news.
William and Kate appeared to have been forced to announce the pregnancy before the 12 week mark because of the 35-year-old duchess’ morning sickness.
The announcement from Kensington Palace’s twitter because of this sickness, Kate would not be able to carry out her planned engagement at the Hornsey Road Children’s Centre in London on Monday.
Read the press release in full ↓ pic.twitter.com/vDTgGD2aGF
— Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) September 4, 2017
London bookies are taking bets on the possible names, with Alice and Arthur in top place.