British royals William and Kate name their baby
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William, Duke of Cambridge depart the Lindo Wing with their newborn son at St Mary's Hospital on April 23, 2018 in London, England. The Duchess safely delivered a boy at 11:01 am, weighing 8lbs 7oz, who will be fifth in line to the throne. AFP / Daniel LEAL-OLIVAS

Britain’s Prince William and his wife Kate named their newborn son Louis Arthur Charles.


“The baby will be known as His Royal Highness Prince Louis of Cambridge,” Kensington Palace said.

The prince, who is fifth in line to the British throne, was born at 1001 GMT on April 23. He weighed 8 lbs 7oz at birth.

Reporting by Guy Faulconbridge and Alistair Smout; editing by Stephen Addison