The Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton is pregnant and expecting her second child with Prince William next year. The 32-year old Duchess is down with the usual morning illness associated with pregnancy and is currently being treated at the Kensington Palace.
The announcement from the Kesington Palace reads:
‘Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are very pleased to announce that The Duchess of Cambridge is expecting their second child.
‘The Queen and members of both families are delighted with the news. As with her first pregnancy, The Duchess is suffering from Hyperemesis Gravidarum.
‘Her Royal Highness will no longer accompany The Duke of Cambridge on their planned engagement in Oxford today. The Duchess is being treated by doctors at Kensington Palace.’