'This is history in the making'
Delighted crowds gathered outside Buckingham Palace as it was confirmed that the the Duchess of Cambridge had given birth to a baby boy.
The baby was delivered at 16:24 BST at St Mary's Hospital in Paddington, west London, weighing 8lb 6oz.
The news was displayed on an ornate easel in the forecourt of Buckingham Palace in line with tradition.
- From the section UK