Duke and Duchess of Cambridge expecting first baby

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on a visit to the Solomon Islands earlier this year. Credit: anny Lawson/PA Wire

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expecting a baby.

St James's Palace made the announcement after Kate was admitted to the King Edward VII Hospital in central London with acute morning sickness.

The palace said she is expected to stay in hospital for several days. Prince William has been with her. The Duchess is not yet 12 weeks pregnant.

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