Britain welcomes royal baby boy

  • People react to the news of the birth of a baby boy to Britain’s Prince William and his wife Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, on 22 July in London. ReutersPeople react to the news of the birth of a baby boy to Britain’s Prince William and his wife Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, on 22 July in London. Reuters
  • A man carries a teddy bear gift to the Lindo wing of St Mary’s Hospital where Catherine gave birth to a baby boy. Formal celebrations to mark the birth will follow and include a multi-gun salute on Tuesday. AFPA man carries a teddy bear gift to the Lindo wing of St Mary’s Hospital where Catherine gave birth to a baby boy. Formal celebrations to mark the birth will follow and include a multi-gun salute on Tuesday. AFP
  • A town crier announces the birth of the baby outside the Lindo wing of Queen Mary’s Hospital in central London. The child, who is now third in line to the throne, has yet to be named. ReutersA town crier announces the birth of the baby outside the Lindo wing of Queen Mary’s Hospital in central London. The child, who is now third in line to the throne, has yet to be named. Reuters
  • Crowds clamour to take pictures as an easel announcing the birth of Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge’s baby boy is placed in the forecourt of Buckingham Palace in London. AFPCrowds clamour to take pictures as an easel announcing the birth of Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge’s baby boy is placed in the forecourt of Buckingham Palace in London. AFP
  • The Golden Jubilee Bridges (L) and the London Eye are illuminated to notify the sex of the royal baby. Prince William’s wife Kate on 22 July gave birth to a baby boy who will one day inherit the British throne, Kensington Palace said in a statement. AFPThe Golden Jubilee Bridges (L) and the London Eye are illuminated to notify the sex of the royal baby. Prince William’s wife Kate on 22 July gave birth to a baby boy who will one day inherit the British throne, Kensington Palace said in a statement. AFP
  • People gather outside a floodlit Buckingham Palace in London to mark the birth of the Royal baby. London landmarks have been lit up in style: Hungerford Bridge, was lit up in blue and the London Eye was decked out in red, white and blue. APPeople gather outside a floodlit Buckingham Palace in London to mark the birth of the Royal baby. London landmarks have been lit up in style: Hungerford Bridge, was lit up in blue and the London Eye was decked out in red, white and blue. AP