It’s a Royal baby girl!

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have introduced their daughter to the world, as they left hospital to take her home to Kensington Palace.

The princess, whose name has yet to be announced, slept in her mother’s arms during her first public appearance outside St Mary’s Hospital, in London.

The princess – who is fourth in line to the throne – was delivered at 08:34 BST on Saturday after a short labour.

The Duke of Cambridge was present for the birth of the 8lbs 3oz (3.7kg) baby.

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge with their newborn daughter
The couple took their daughter home after spending just over 12 hours at the hospital
Princess of Cambridge
The princess was wrapped in a shawl and wore a bonnet as she left St Mary’s Hospital
Princess of Cambridge
She was taken home to Kensington Palace, where her big brother was waiting
Prince William and Prince George
Prince William earlier left the hospital briefly to pick up his son, Prince George

The couple emerged from the hospital to crowds of well-wishers and the world’s media. They stood on the steps briefly before heading back into the hospital to put the princess in a car seat. Prince William then drove them to Kensington Palace.

They did not speak to the media.

The duchess had been in hospital for just over 12 hours before leaving.

The baby was born less than three hours after the couple arrived at the Lindo Wing, at St Mary’s Hospital. (BBC)

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *