Royal Baby 2 is on the way as the Duchess of Cambridge has gone into labour in the early hours of this morning. Finally, Prince George will get to see his playmate he has been longing for! Kate Middlton has been admitted to hospital in the early stages of labour, Kensington Palace has confirmed. Kate, 33, was driven from her apartment at Kensington Palace to St Mary’s Hospital in Paddington, west London, at 6am this morning, accompanied by her husband, Prince William. The couple’s nanny, Maria Borrallo, is looking after their eldest son, Prince George, who turns two in July. The Duchess was around a week overdue and there has been much speculation all week that she may have to be induced.
A spokesman for the couple said in a brief statement: ‘The Duchess of Cambridge has been admitted to St Mary’s Hospital in the early stages of labour. ‘Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge was admitted at 06.00hrs to St. Mary’s Hospital, Paddington, London and is 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.