'It's a boy': Prince Harry and Meghan Markle welcome their first child
Meghan Markle went into labour in the early hours of today with Prince Harry by her side
The royal couple announced the birth of their first child on their Instagram account and captioned "It's a boy"
"We are pleased to announce that Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Sussex welcomed their firstborn child in the early morning on May 6th, 2019. Their Royal Highnesses’ son weighs 7lbs. 3oz. "The Duchess and baby are both healthy and well, and the couple thank members of the public for their shared excitement and support during this very special time in their lives. "More details will be shared in the forthcoming days."
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The couple had previously announced their newborn would not be making his or her public appearance on its first day in the world, a step away from royal tradition.