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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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Clegg: Royal birth will make the 'country smile'

Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has offered his congratulations to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge after the birth of their son yesterday.

He said: "This is wonderful news. Miriam and I were absolutely delighted when we heard news and we want to send our heart-felt congratulations".

"It's news that will make the country smile", he added.

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