It’s a girl. The Duchess of Cambridge has given birth to a daughter in London, Kensington Palace has announced.
In a brief statement, the palace said Kate “was safely delivered of a daughter at 8.34am” on Saturday morning (17:34 AEST).
The baby weighs 8lbs 3oz (3.7kg) and the Duchess’s husband, Prince William, was present for the birth.
“The Queen, the Duke of Edinburgh, the Prince of Wales, the Duchess of Cornwall, Prince Harry and members of both families have been informed and are delighted with the news,” the palace said in the statement, which was also released on Twitter.
“Her Royal Highness and her child are both doing well.”