UPDATE! It's a boy! Prince Harry and Meghan Markle shared on their Instagram page that they welcomed a baby boy, who was 7 lbs. 3 oz.
The statement reads: 'We are pleased to announce that Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Sussex welcomed their firstborn child in the early morning on May 6th, 2019. Their Royal Highnesses’ son weighs 7lbs. 3oz.
'The Duchess and baby are both healthy and well, and the couple thank members of the public for their shared excitement and support during this very special time in their lives.
More details will be shared in the forthcoming days.'
Congratulations Harry and Meghan!
EARLIER!! The Duchess of Sussex has gone into labour with her first child today.
It has been revealed that Meghan went into labour early this morning and that her husband Prince Harry was with her.
The new prince or princess - dubbed Baby Sussex - will be seventh in line to the throne and the Queen’s eighth grandchild.
Meghan's mum Doria Ragland is already in Britain by her daughter's side for the birth of the baby at Frogmore Cottage in Windsor.
It’s believed Meghan and Harry’s baby was due last weekend and is a week overdue.
We’ll bring you more on this story as it comes to hand.