Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge has given birth to a baby boy today (Monday).

The baby weighs 8lbs 7oz and was delivered at 11.01am.

The Duke of Cambridge was present for the birth.

Her Royal Highness and her child are both doing well, according to Kensington Palace.

The Queen, The Duke of Edinburgh, The Prince of Wales, The Duchess of Cornwall, Prince Harry and members of both families have been informed and are delighted with the news