BREAKING: A new royal baby has arrived

19th Jun 18 | News

Royal officials announced the news this afternoon!

Congratulations are in order for Zara Tindall and her husband Mike who have welcomed their second baby today, a girl!

Royal officials announced the news this afternoon that Queen Elizabeth II's granddaughter Zara and her husband, retired rugby star Mike Tindall, welcomed the newborn into the world on Monday - weighing 9lbs 3oz.

The Queen is said to be "delighted" by news of her seventh great-grandchild.

A spokesman for Buckingham Palace said:

"Mrs Michael Tindall was safely delivered of a baby girl on 18th June, at Stroud Maternity Unit. Mr Tindall was present at the birth. The weight of the baby was 9lbs 3oz.

The Queen, The Duke of Edinburgh, The Princess Royal, Captain Mark Phillips and Mike’s parents, Mr Philip and Mrs Linda Tindall, have been informed and are delighted with the news. The baby’s name will be confirmed in due course.

This baby is the second child for Zara and Mike, the fourth grandchild for The Princess Royal and the seventh great-grandchild for The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh."