KATE Middleton gave birth to a baby boy on April 23, with the tot weighing 8lb 7oz. The Duchess of Cambridge, 36, delivered her son at the private Lindo Wing in St Mary’s Hospital, Paddington – but the nation is now holding its breath to find out what the new prince will be called. Both George and Charlotte were named fairly quickly, breaking tradition with their parents and grandparents as Prince William’s name was not released for a week and Prince Charles’ for a month. However, we found out about Prince George on July 24, 2013, two days after he was born and one day after Kate left hospital. Kensington Palace released a statement saying: “The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are delighted to announce that they have named their son George Alexander Louis. "The baby will be known as His Royal Highness Prince George of Cambridge." Princess Charlotte was also named two days after she was born, on May 4, 2015. A tweet sent out by Kensington Palace said: … [Read more...] about When will the royal baby name be announced and how long was the wait to find out Prince George and Princess Charlotte’s names?
Bookies favourite royal baby name
THE royal baby has finally arrived as Kate Middleton gave birth to a son on April 23. For some, it's the perfect opportunity to make some extra cash by placing a bet on what the baby will be called. Here's what you need to know... What are the odds from Ladbrokes? The bookies reckon Arthur is the clear favourite for the latest Royal addition with 2/1 odds. James is now at 4/1 after a short time as joint favourite alongside Arthur. If Kate had given birth to a baby girl, Alice and Victoria were the favourites at 8/1, followed by Mary at 12/1. Other options to bet on include: 6/1 Albert 6/1 Philip 12/1 Alexander What are the odds from William Hill? William Hill currently have Arthur most popular at 2/1 - followed by James at 4/1. Other odds include: 5/1 Philip 5/1 Albert 14/1 Henry 14/1 Alexander If you really want to take a risk, William Hill are offering 500/1 odds the fifth in line to the throne will be called Thierry. What are the odds from Coral? The bookies are offering … [Read more...] about Royal baby name betting – what are the odds from Ladbrokes, Coral and Paddy Power as Kate Middleton welcomes baby boy
THE world is eagerly awaiting the birth of the royal baby after it was announced the Duchess of Cambridge had gone into labour. For some, it's the perfect opportunity to make some extra cash by placing a bet on what the baby will be called. Here's what you need to know... What are the odds from Ladbrokes? The bookies reckon James and Arthur are joint favourites for a boy - with most punters currently believing a young prince is on the way. James has been backed into just 3/1 (from 8/1) - making it the new joint favourite with Arthur (3/1). Albert's odds have also shortened up into 8/1. If Kate does give birth to a baby girl, Alice and Victoria are the favourites at 8/1, followed by Mary at 12/1. What are the odds from William Hill? William Hill currently have Alice as the favourite for a girl at 4/1, with Arthur most popular for a boy at 5/1. Other odds include: 11/2 Mary 6/1 Elizabeth 6/1 Victoria 9/1 Albert 9/1 Jack 12/1 Alexander 14/1 Alexandra 14/1 Phillip If you really want to … [Read more...] about Royal baby name betting – what are the odds from Ladbrokes, Coral and Paddy Power as Kate Middleton goes into labour
ROYAL baby names are a hot topic, as Kate Middleton and Prince William will soon be welcoming a new edition to the family. By Laura Mitchell / Published 12th April 2018 GETTY CUTE: The most poplar Royal baby names are Albert and Elizabeth All eyes are on the Royals at the moment, as Kate Middleton is due to give birth to her third child at any moment.Royal fans are interested in everything from where and how she will give birth to what the couple will name their latest addition.Speculation about the moniker has been rife ever since the pregnancy was announced. And the bookies have got a variety of traditional names in their current line-up. William Hill predicts Arthur (12/1), Albert (14/1) and James (16/1) are the most likely choices.While Mary (3/1), Alice (6/1), Elizabeth (6/1) and Victoria (10/1) are expected to be considered if Kate gives birth to a girl.But what are the most popular names chosen for royal boys and girls? GETTY READY TO POP: Kate Middleton is set to … [Read more...] about Most popular Royal baby names – would YOU choose any of these regal monikers?
WITH royal baby number three due any day now speculation is rife over what their name will be. Kate Middleton and Prince William will soon be welcoming their son or daughter, with the 36-year-old due any day now. With their two previous children the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge chose traditional, regal names. Prince George’s full name is George Alexander Louis, while his sister is Charlotte Elizabeth Diana, both a nod to their family trees. As it is not known whether they’re expecting a boy or girl, bookies have offered odds on names for both genders. Albert is a name with lots of history, it being the name of the Queen’s great-great-grandfather - and father - and the beloved husband of Queen Victoria. Richard is an older royal name, it being the name of one of England’s most famous kings, Richard the Lionheart. Charles is the name of the first in line to throne, so we’ll be getting a new King Charles soon but he’ll likely be styled King Charles … [Read more...] about Royal baby names list – what are the favourite names chosen by the royals for boys and girls?