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Kate suffering severe morning sickness with second child

The Duchess of Cambridge is suffering from severe morning sickness, the palace has said, after announcing her second pregnancy. The Duchess was admitted to hospital during her first pregnancy when she was carrying Prince George.

The Duchess was admitted to hospital early in her last pregnancy when she was carrying Prince George. Credit: Anwar Hussein/Anwar Hussein/EMPICS Entertainment

A Palace statement said: "As with her first pregnancy, The Duchess is suffering from Hyperemesis Gravidarum. 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."

Duke & Duchess of Cambridge expecting second child

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expecting their second child. Credit: John Stillwell/PA Wire

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expecting their second child, the Palace has confirmed.

A statement said: "Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are very pleased to announce that The Duchess of Cambridge is expecting their second child."

William and Kate are due to move to Amner Hall near Sandingham in Norfolk. The Duke of Cambridge is training to fly the East Anglian air ambulance.

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Thousands expected at Norfolk show's second day

Thousands of visitors are expected for the show's second day. Credit: ITV News Anglia

Thousands more visitors are expected to visit the second day of the Norfolk show.

About ninety thousand people are due to attend the agricultural show.

Prince Edward, the show's President, is due back at the showground today - the first time a member of the Royal Family has spent both days there in more than 60 years.

Royal Norfolk show celebrates 60th year at Norfolk showground

The Royal Norfolk Show is underway Credit: ITV News Anglia

Prince Edward, the Earl of Wessex, was among thousands of visitors to this year's Royal Norfolk Show which opened this morning.

The show held just outside Norwich, is celebrating its 60th year at its current site. Among the attractions are more than 3,000 animals and 650 trade stands.

The show continues tomorrow.

Thousands are expected to attend the two day show Credit: ITV News Anglia
Animals on show Credit: ITV News Anglia

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Prince William 'to join' Ambulance service as pilot

Prince William gave us his job as an RAF search and rescue pilot 9 months ago Credit: PA

It's been reported that Prince William is to announce he'll become a helicopter pilot for the East Anglian Air Ambulance.

The Duke of Cambridge gave up his job as an RAF search and rescue pilot nine months ago to start a year of public service placements.

The Duke of Cambridge is said to want to get back to flying, and the part time role would give him the chance to work either from Cambridge or Norwich, while living with his family at Amner Hall on the Sandringham estate.

Duchess visits children's hospice

The Duchess of Cambridge meets hospice volunteers Credit: Nick Davis, the Royal Foundation

The Duchess of Cambridge has paid tribute to the "remarkable" work of children's hospices on a visit to Ipswich.

Kate, who is patron of East Anglia's Children's Hospices has made a private visit to the Treehouse hospice in the town.

The Duchess meets six year old Charlie Middleton and his mum Cheryl Credit: Nick Davis, the Royal Foundation

The Treehouse hospice has six bedrooms for children and young people and accommodation for families to use for overnight stays.

There is also a multi-sensory studio, hydrotherapy pool, music room, play areas, sensory garden, a woodland walk and specialist outdoor play equipment

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