Just a little over a year after welcoming their first child Prince George it has been revealed that the second in line to the British throne Prince William and his wife Kate Middleton are expecting a second child.
The Duchess of Cambridge has not yet passed the three month mark and is suffering from severe morning sickness which is being treated by the Royal doctors at their Kensington Palace home.
The official statement by the palace reads,
Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are very pleased to announce that The Duchess of Cambridge is expecting their second child. Her Royal Highness will no longer accompany The Duke of Cambridge on their planned engagement in Oxford today. The Duchess is being treated by doctors at Kensington Palace.
The royal baby who is due next year will be fourth in line to the throne after Prince Charles, Prince William and one year old Prince George.
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