Duke and Duchess of Cambridge announce second pregnancy
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
announced on Monday that Kate, Duchess of Cambridge, is pregnant with a second child after the onset of acute led to her cancelling an engagement at , where the couple were due to open a new centre for the study of .
Prime Ministerexpressed his congratulations: "Many congratulations to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. I'm delighted by the happy news that they're expecting another baby."
Leader of the Oppositionalso congratulated the couple: "Fantastic to hear that Prince George will soon be a big brother. Congratulations to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on their happy news."
A number of media outlets speculate the announcement of the Royal baby may influence the outcome of thereferendum later this month, suggesting it may encourage people to vote to stay in the .
- Janet Davison. "Scotland's referendum: How the next royal baby could sway it" — , September 9, 2014
- Olivia Goldhill. "Kate Middleton pregnant: Could Scottish royal baby fever keep the union together?" — , September 8, 2014
- "Royal baby: Prince William and Kate expecting second child" — , September 8, 2014