Waiting for the royal baby

A packed media pen waits outside of the Lindo Wing of St Mary's Hospital, where Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, is due

to give birth in London. The royal baby's imminent arrival has put members of the media - and royal family enthusiasts - into a frenzy of anticipation.

nocomment : If Prince William and his wife Kate still have not worked out what to call their baby when it is born, they can stop worrying – Britain’s bookmakers have made the decision for them. The bookies say the most likely names are George for a boy and Alexandra for a girl.
Royal Baby: George and Alexandra top name bets
nocomment : If Prince William and his wife Kate still have not worked out what to call their baby when it is born, they can stop worrying – Britain’s bookmakers have made the decision for them. The bookies say the most likely names are George for a boy and Alexandra for a girl.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 17: Royalist Terry Hutt waits outside the Lindo wing of St Mary's Hospital as the UK prepares for the birth of the first child of The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on July 16, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)
Preparations Begin Ahead Of The Birth Of The Royal Baby
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 17: Royalist Terry Hutt waits outside the Lindo wing of St Mary's Hospital as the UK prepares for the birth of the first child of The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on July 16, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 17: News Anchor with NBC Natalie Morales knits to pass the time outside the Lindo wing of St Mary's Hospital as the UK prepares for the birth of the first child of The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on July 16, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)
Preparations Begin Ahead Of The Birth Of The Royal Baby
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 17: News Anchor with NBC Natalie Morales knits to pass the time outside the Lindo wing of St Mary's Hospital as the UK prepares for the birth of the first child of The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on July 16, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 16: A general view of the media area outside the Lindo wing of St Mary's Hospital as the UK prepares for the birth of the first child of The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on July 16, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)
Preparations Begin Ahead Of The Birth Of The Royal Baby
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 16: A general view of the media area outside the Lindo wing of St Mary's Hospital as the UK prepares for the birth of the first child of The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on July 16, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)
Members of the Media outside the Lindo Wing, St Mary's Hospital, Paddington in central London where the Duchess of Cambridge is expected to deliver her baby.
Royal baby
Members of the Media outside the Lindo Wing, St Mary's Hospital, Paddington in central London where the Duchess of Cambridge is expected to deliver her baby.
A lady with a William Hill board displaying the odds for the Royal babies name outside the Lindo Wing, St Mary's Hospital, Paddington in central London where the Duchess of Cambridge is expected to deliver her baby.
Royal baby
A lady with a William Hill board displaying the odds for the Royal babies name outside the Lindo Wing, St Mary's Hospital, Paddington in central London where the Duchess of Cambridge is expected to deliver her baby.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 16: A general view of the media area outside the Lindo wing of St Mary's Hospital as the UK prepares for the birth of the first child of The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on July 16, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)
Preparations Begin Ahead Of The Birth Of The Royal Baby
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 16: A general view of the media area outside the Lindo wing of St Mary's Hospital as the UK prepares for the birth of the first child of The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on July 16, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)
Members of the Media outside the Lindo Wing, St Mary's Hospital, Paddington in central London where the Duchess of Cambridge is expected to deliver her baby.
Royal baby
Members of the Media outside the Lindo Wing, St Mary's Hospital, Paddington in central London where the Duchess of Cambridge is expected to deliver her baby.
A lady with a William Hill board displaying the odds for the Royal babies name outside the Lindo Wing, St Mary's Hospital, Paddington in central London where the Duchess of Cambridge is expected to deliver her baby.
Royal baby
A lady with a William Hill board displaying the odds for the Royal babies name outside the Lindo Wing, St Mary's Hospital, Paddington in central London where the Duchess of Cambridge is expected to deliver her baby.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 16: A general view of the media area outside the Lindo wing of St Mary's Hospital as the UK prepares for the birth of the first child of The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on July 16, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)
Preparations Begin Ahead Of The Birth Of The Royal Baby
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 16: A general view of the media area outside the Lindo wing of St Mary's Hospital as the UK prepares for the birth of the first child of The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on July 16, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)
Members of the Media outside the Lindo Wing, St Mary's Hospital, Paddington in central London where the Duchess of Cambridge is expected to deliver her baby.
Royal baby
Members of the Media outside the Lindo Wing, St Mary's Hospital, Paddington in central London where the Duchess of Cambridge is expected to deliver her baby.
A lady with a William Hill board displaying the odds for the Royal babies name outside the Lindo Wing, St Mary's Hospital, Paddington in central London where the Duchess of Cambridge is expected to deliver her baby.
Royal baby
A lady with a William Hill board displaying the odds for the Royal babies name outside the Lindo Wing, St Mary's Hospital, Paddington in central London where the Duchess of Cambridge is expected to deliver her baby.

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