We may be in the height of the dry season in Cape Town but you probably wouldn’t have guessed by looking at the dam…
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are expecting their first baby, the royals announced on Monday morning.
The news comes after Meghan and Harry, Formally known as the Duke and Dutchess of Sussex, were wed at a fairytale May wedding in Windsor.
“Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are very pleased to announce that The Duchess of Sussex is expecting a baby in the Spring of 2019,” Kensington Palace’s official Twitter account announced.
“Their Royal Highnesses have appreciated all of the support they have received from people around the world since their wedding in May and are delighted to be able to share this happy news with the public.”
Their Royal Highnesses have appreciated all of the support they have received from people around the world since their wedding in May and are delighted to be able to share this happy news with the public.
— Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) October 15, 2018
It didn’t take long for #royalbaby to trend across the UK, and their subjects were quick to wish them well.
Fantastic news on a dull Monday morning! Huge congratulations to Harry& Meghan, they will make wonderful parents!
— Lauren (@Lauren97amaci) October 15, 2018
Omg! Congrats 🎉❤️ pic.twitter.com/XlyybcVWlT
— . (@beingsofbeauty) October 15, 2018
— SalThenson (@arcturus300) October 15, 2018
Even journalists are excited.
You can’t beat the buzz around the newsroom when a #royalbaby is announced
— Elliot Wagland (@elliotwagland) October 15, 2018
— Alice May Dear (@According2Al) October 15, 2018
The royal duo are currently in Australia, but don’t expect the baby to be born on the island. The new addition to the royal family is expected during the Northern Hemisphere’s Spring in 2019.
Feature image: screenshot, @KensingtonPalace via Twitter