Prince William and Kate’s Second Child Due in April

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expecting their second child in April next year, Kensington Palace has said.

“Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are delighted to confirm they are expecting a baby in April 2015,” said a statement from the couple’s official residence, Kensington Palace.

Prince George, Prince William, Kate Duchess of Cambridge
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The pregnancy had already been announced but the exact due date had not been released.

In a statement, the palace said the duchess continued to suffer from extreme morning sickness but her condition was “steadily improving”.