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Royal baby named Charlotte Elizabeth Diana

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have named their baby Charlotte Elizabeth Diana. Their daughter’s full title will be “Her Royal Highness Princess Charlotte of Cambridge” and the newest addition to the British royal family will sit 4th in line … Continue reading

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Prince William to take up royal duties

This week Kensington Palace made the announcement that new father Prince William is to leave the military after more than seven and a half years of service. The Duke of Cambridge completed his final shift as an RAF search-and-rescue pilot … Continue reading

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“William and Catherine are thrilled to announce the birth of baby Harthacnut.” You heard it here first!

Here at A Royal Baby blog we’re trying to predict the name of William and Kate’s first born baby. After turning to the history books for clues we continue our look at the names of royal babies who were either next in line to the throne or next but one … Continue reading

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From Alfred to Ethelfleda; what’s in a royal baby name?

Following the announcement by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge that they are expecting their baby to be born in the month of July, focus will inevitably switch to the likely name of the little prince or princess. (The Queen … Continue reading

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Royal baby due date announced

As always, here at a Royal Baby blog, we are first with the news (well, after Reuters, the BBC, Sky News and the Harrogate Advertiser, of course,) and today’s news flash is that St James’s Palace have announced that the … Continue reading

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The Duke of Cambridge (pt.2)

Following Prince George Augustus (George II of Great Britain), the next recipient of the title Duke of Cambridge was Prince Adolphus (born 1774) the seventh son and eighth child of King George III and Queen Charlotte. Born at Buckingham Palace, Adolphus … Continue reading

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Christmas is about family, and the Royals are no different!

The Royal Mum-to-be hasn’t been taking it particularly easy over the festive period! In a break with the tradition that sees members of the Royal family spending the Christmas period at Sandringham, Kate spent Christmas Day with her husband William, the Duke of Cambridge, … Continue reading

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A royal baby is on the way!

Well, I don’t like to say I told you so… oh, who am I kidding, I LOVE to say I told you so! We are thrilled and delighted for the royal couple, William and Catherine the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, … Continue reading

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A royal baby on the way?

Ever since the wonderful royal wedding of Prince William and Katherine Middleton back in April 2011 there has been constant speculation about a royal baby. Yesterday the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were visiting Cambridge, their first visit to the city that … Continue reading

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The Duke of Cambridge (pt.1)

The title Duke of Cambridge had an unfortunate beginning. None of the first four dukes reached the age of four and only two lived long enough to formally attain the title. All were offspring of the future King James II. … Continue reading

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