MOSCOW, September 9 (RIA Novosti) — The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expecting their second child, Clarence House announced Monday morning.
"The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are very pleased to announce that the Duchess of Cambridge is expecting their second child," the statement said.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are very pleased to announce that The Duchess of Cambridge is expecting their second child— Clarence House (@ClarenceHouse) September 8, 2014
The Queen and members of both families are delighted with the news that Their Royal Highnesses are expecting their second child— Clarence House (@ClarenceHouse) September 8, 2014
You can read full text of the announcement here.
Prince William and Catherine Elizabeth Middleton, now both 32, first met in 2001 when they were students at the University of St. Andrews in Scotland.
Beginning their relationship in 2002, the couple broke up briefly in April 2007, despite widespread speculation that they were close to getting married.
Middleton has attended many high-profile royal events, making it into numerous "best dressed" lists.
The couple announced their engagement during a holiday to Kenya in October 2010.
William and Kate were married at Westminster Abbey on April 29, 2011, in the presence of 1,900 guests, and watched on TV by an estimated two billion viewers. They have been given titles Duke and Duchess of Cambridge.
Prince William’s wife Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, has given birth to their son Prince George Alexander Louis on July 22.