On September 4th an official statement from the palace confirmed the Duchess was pregnant with her third child, however, the palace chose not to release the date the new royal was due.
Now, Kensington Palace has released a further statement, confirming Kate is due in April.
“Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are delighted to confirm they are expecting a baby in April,” it read.
Kate has a history of announcing her pregnancies ahead of her 12-week scan – as The Mirror points out, Princess Charlotte’s impending arrival was announced on September 8, 2014, before her 12-week scan, which was announced on October 20.
This article originally appeared on Marie Claire.