Prince Charles 'thrilled' by prospect of becoming a grandfather

The Prince of Wales has said he is "thrilled" by the prospect of becoming a grandfather, after the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge announced this week they were expecting their first child.

Prince Charles also joked: "How do you know I'm not on a radio station?", after presenters of an Australian radio show prank called their way into a conversation with Kate's hospital nurse this week.

Earlier today, Kate left the King Edward VII hospital in central London after spending four days being treated for acute morning sickness.


Royal baby due date announced

Clarence House has announced the due date for the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's baby.