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The Royal Central Round-Up: Royal Baby Special

Welcome to the brand new Royal Central round up. Once a week, we’ll be bringing you some of the most exciting and interesting stories from the site as well as the latest news from royalty across the world. And we’re starting with a royal baby special.

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It’s a boy! We finally got to meet the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s son, Archie, this week – here’s how the couple presented their little boy to the world.

And his arrival got everyone talking – have a look at how Royal Central broke the news of the birth of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s son.

A royal baby means royal traditions – find out how the arrival of the new seventh in line to the throne was marked with a very special action.

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Archie Mountbatten-Windsor met his great grandparents for the first time on Wednesday – but one of them couldn’t wait for a cuddle, find out who here.

Just days later, new dad Harry was back at work and got some very special gifts newborn son. All the details here.

Meanwhile, a very famous bear was ready to celebrate with Harry, Meghan and Archie – guess who?

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About author

Lydia Starbuck is Associate Editor at Royal Central and the main producer and presenter of the Royal Central Podcast and Royal Central Extra. Lydia is also a pen name of June Woolerton, a journalist and writer with over twenty years experience in TV, radio, print and online. June has been a reporter, producer and editor, picking up several awards over the years. She's appeared on outlets including BBC 5 Live, BBC Radio Ulster and BBC Local Radio and has also helped set up a commercial radio station. June is also an accomplished writer with a wide range of material published online and in print. She is the author of two novels, published as e-books. She is also a marriage registrar and ceremony celebrant.