The Duchess of Cambridge has given birth to a boy, her third child and second son.
The new arrival, who was born at St Mary’s Hospital, London, is fifth in line to the throne and the Queen’s sixth great-grandchild.
There were loud cheers as the self-proclaimed Royalist Town Crier emerged to announce the birth of George and Charlotte’s little brother – born at 11.01am weighing 8lb 7oz.
Crowds sipped champagne when the news was announced
A Kensington Palace statement said Catherine and her son, who is yet to be named, are “both doing well”.
Members of both families were “delighted with the news”.