Kate and William register birth of Prince George
A small family firm in Nottinghamshire has had an 'unprecedented' run of orders after Kate and William swaddled Prince George in one of their christening shawls. London - Britain's Prince William and his wife Kate on Friday registered the birth of their son George, who was born on July 22 in a blaze of global publicity and is third in line to the British throne. Known officially as the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, the new parents completed the bureaucratic step at Kensington Palace, their London residence, the palace said in a statement.
The palace released a photograph of the infant prince's birth certificate, which mixed the mundane and the monarchic. Hand-written on the same sober form used to register the births of ordinary British babies, the document is entitled “Birth” and the entry number on the register is 207.... Read the full, comprehensive news article and discuss at The Independent on Saturday