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Abbey bells mark royal birth

The bells of Westminster Abbey sounded out today in celebration of the royal birth. A team began ringing a full peal on the Abbey's 10 bells at 2pm to coincide with a gun salute in Green Park.

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Baby announcement easel taken away

The easel which held the announcement of the birth of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's first child has been removed from the forecourt of Buckingham Palace.

The easel is removed from Buckingham Palace. Credit: PA
Royal officials remove the easel. Credit: PA
The easel is taken inside. Credit: PA

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