Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Baby Prince Named George

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge announced today the names of their newborn son. His names are George Alexander Louis. He will be known by His Royal Highness Prince George of Cambridge.

Here is a list of current royal family members with the names George, Alexander or Louis.
 
The Prince of Wales, Charles Philip Arthur GEORGE
The Duke of Cambridge, William Arthur Philip LOUIS
The Earl of Wessex, Edward Antony Richard LOUIS
The Duke of Gloucester, Richard ALEXANDER Walter GEORGE
The Earl of Ulster, ALEXANDER Patrick Gregers Richard
The Duke of Kent, Edward GEORGE Nicholas Paul Patrick
The Earl of St. Andrews, GEORGE Philip Nicholas
Baron Downpatrick, Edward Edmund Maximilian GEORGE
Albert LOUIS Philip Edward Windsor (son of Lord Nicholas Windsor)
Columbus GEORGE Donald Taylor (son of Lady Helen Taylor)
Prince Michael of Kent, Michael GEORGE Charles Franklin
Lord Frederick Windsor, Frederick Michael GEORGE David LOUIS
ALEXANDER Charles Ogilvy (son of James Ogilvy and grandson of Princess Alexandra of Kent)
Photo: © Press Association

Monday, July 22, 2013

LATEST NEWS: Catherine Gives Birth to a Prince

The Duchess of Cambridge has given birth to a prince at 4:24 pm (local time).  The boy weighed 8lbs and 6oz. Catherine will remain at St. Mary’s Hospital overnight.

The prince is the third great-grandchild for Queen Elizabeth II.

BREAKING NEWS: Catherine in Labour

The royal birth is imminent! Clarence House tweeted the news and the Prince of Wales website released a statement this morning.

Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge has been admitted to St. Mary’s Hospital, Paddington, London in the early stages of labour.

The Duchess travelled by car from Kensington Palace to the Lindo Wing at St. Mary’s Hospital with The Duke of Cambridge.

Monday, July 8, 2013

BREAKING NEWS: Zara Tindall Announces Pregnancy

Zara Tindall is expecting her first child. The announcement was made on the British Monarchy website today.

The baby will be Princess Anne’s third grandchild.

Monday, July 1, 2013

Princess Aimée Has a Son


Princess Aimée gave birth to a son at Ziekenhuis Bronovo today at 1:32 pm (local time). He weighed 3650 grams. His full name is Willem Jan Johannes Pieter Floris van Vollenhoven.  He will go by the name Willem Jan.

Willem Jan is the fifth grandson and 11th grandchild for Princess Margriet of the Netherlands.
Photo: © RVD, Prins Floris
 

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

LIVE: Abdication of Queen Beatrix and Investiture of King Willem-Alexander

NOS Koningshuis is hosting a 14-hour live feed on YouTube today of the abdication of Queen Beatrix and the investiture of King Willem-Alexander.

For the NOS Koningshuis live streaming link, click here.

Monday, January 14, 2013

The Duchess of Cambridge’s Baby Due in July

The Duchess of Cambridge’s baby is due to arrive in July. It was announced by the royal couple this morning on the Prince of Wales website.

Along with the announcement of the royal baby’s due date, the statement mentioned that the duchess’s health has improved since her short hospital stay the previous month to treat her acute morning sickness at King Edward VII Hospital in Central London.