Everything We Know About Royal Baby Number 3 So Far

( S) he’s practically here!

With royal infant number 3 still a couple of months away, it’s most likely to be a while prior to we hear anymore main infant news from KensingtonPalace The gender and name of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s 3rd kid will be kept under covers till the birth itself– however, naturally, that will not stop bookmakers from making extremely informed bets on the information. While we wait, here’s whatever we understand (and whatever we believe we understand) about Kate and Prince William’s brand-new infant up until now.

Will and Kate will ( most likely) welcome another lady

We’re not absolutely sure why, however according to JessicaBridge of Ladbrokes, “Punters are convinced the Duke and Duchess are expecting another little girl.”

Mary is the preferred name among bookmakers

Back in January, the chances favoured Alice for a child lady and Albert for a child kid. But the bookmakers have actually swung towards another leading option: Mary now is favoured as the leading choice for a woman’s name, and Albert and Arthur are connected for the leading young boys’ names. With the gender of the infant practically openly picked, individuals are now so persuaded they understand what George and Charlotte’s brand-new brother or sister will be Mary, that the bookmakers have actually suspended bets.

All of these juicy information will be verified in April

T-minus 2 months till the royal watchers can prepare to begin encamping at the LindoWing That’s right: we simply got our main royal infant number 3 due date! Kensington Palace verified by means of Twitter that Kate Middleton and Prince William are “delighted to confirm they are expecting a baby in April 2018.” *Sigh *, there’s absolutely nothing like a valuable little Princess or Prince to mark the start of spring.

The 3rd royal infant will be 5th in line to Britain’s throne

Whether royal infant number 3 is a prince or princess, he/she will fall back Prince Charles, Prince William, Prince George and Princess Charlotte.SorryPrince Harry, however that indicates you simply got bumped to 6th location.

The brand-new royal infant * may * be born at the Lindo Wing in St Mary’s Hospital

Or will he/she? There have actually been rumours distributing that Kate is considering a house birth for her 3rd infant. Kate brought to life Princess Charlotte and Prince George in the personal wing of the West London health center, and Princess Diana brought to life Prince William and Prince Harry in Lindo Wing too. But this hasn’t constantly held true with royal births: Queen Elizabeth II was born at a house coming from her mom’s moms and dads in London’s Mayfair and Prince Charles was born at Buckingham Palace.