The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expecting their third baby.
Kensington Palace confirmed the news this morning in a statement and revealed Kate is suffering from the same condition that affected her during her previous pregnancies.
The Queen is said to be “delighted” by the news she’s to become a great grandmother again.
The statement read: “Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are very pleased to announced that The Duchess of Cambridge is expecting their third child.
“The Queen and members of both families are delighted with the news.
“As with her previous pregnancies, The Duchess is suffering from Hyperemesis Gravidarum.”
The severe morning sickness has lead Kate to cancel an engagement today. The statement continued:
“Her Royal Highness will no longer carry out her planned engagement at the Hornsey Road Children’s Centre in London today.
“The Duchess is being cared for at Kensington Palace.”
The couple already have two children, George, four, and Charlotte, two.
During a recent royal tour of Poland in July, Kate sparked pregnancy speculation when she was handed a toy for a newborn, designed to soothe babies.
While she said thank you for the gift, she turned to her husband and said: “We’ll just have to have more babies.”
It was always believed Kate and William would have three children, as Kate is one of three herself.
Betting begun on the royals having a third child when Charlotte was just nine weeks old!