The Archbishop of York has sent his congratulations to The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge.
Today we give thanks and praise to Almighty God for the arrival of the Royal baby boy.
I send my warmest congratulations to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and also my prayers for them at this wonderful time.
It is marvellous that we share in the joy and hope of a new born child, which is a great gift of our Loving Creator God. Katonda Yebazibwe: God be praised.
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As news of the royal birth is celebrated around the globe a flood of souvenirs and memorabilia will go on sale to mark the occasion.
In London and around the world politicians, celebrities and members of the public have been celebrating the news of the royal birth.