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April 27, 2015

Royal Baby Countdown: RB2’s birth to be announced on Twitter

RB2 is due at any moment.


He or She has not been born yet but is already breaking Royal Family traditions.

According to The Sunday Times, the birth of the fourth in line to the throne will be announced on Clarence House’s and the British Monarchy’s Twitter pages.

The paper also said that despite the tech approach, tradition will still have a place with the traditional easel displaying the birth announcement in front of Buckingham Palace.

Older brother Prince George had His birth first announced via an emailed press release to the press on 22nd June 2013.

The Baby is now due at any time and Ladbrokes is offering odds of 8/15 of the Baby being a girl and 11/8 for a boy.

As for the date, William and Kate’s fourth wedding anniversary on April 29 is now favourite amongst punters, at odds of 4/1.


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