The news that the Duchess of Cambridge is in hospital in the early stages of labour was announced on Twitter.
The tweet confirmed that she travelled by car with Prince William and was admitted at 0600am to St Mary's Hospital.
HRH The Duchess of Cambridge was admitted at 06.00hrs to St Mary’s Hospital, Paddington, London and is in the early stages of labour.
The Duchess travelled by car from Kensington Palace to the Lindo Wing at St. Mary’s Hospital with The Duke of Cambridge.
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