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Your views: Public reveal joy at Royal baby announcement

PUBLISHED: 10:15 04 December 2012

Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton

Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton

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EXCITEMENT is spreading after the announcement we are expecting a Royal baby in 2013. How did the people of Ipswich react?

From: Grundisburgh

Comment: “It is lovely news.

“Someone handed Prince William a babygro in Cambridge last week, it said ‘Daddy’s little co-pilot’ on it – what a coincidence. It is such a lovely end to the year.”

7 comments

  • Excitement? Bird gets pregnant, sane members of public un-moved.

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    beerlover

    Tuesday, December 4, 2012

  • I can imagine Royalists getting excited about such a thing but there will be no escape from the constant media coverage for many of us who don't care much for something that is, to our mind, an everyday occurence the world over, that is, a woman becoming pregnant and the happy parents looking forward to the birth.

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    Ken M

    Tuesday, December 4, 2012

  • More stuff and nonsense

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    redredrobin

    Tuesday, December 4, 2012

  • There wont be an end to this for well over a year now......zzzzzzzzzzzzzz

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    Sarky Sage

    Tuesday, December 4, 2012

  • Another excuse for sycophancy; from the local press upwards. There will be plenty of stories about how brilliant Kate is; forgetting what many impoverished mothers go through. And then we end up with another 'Royal' to be looked after by the hard-pressed taxpayer! Good news? Not in my book.

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    Johnthebap

    Tuesday, December 4, 2012

  • We think its an invasion of Kate and Wills privacy and that the media should show respect and back off.

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    hayley and lee

    Wednesday, December 5, 2012

  • The Media are on more of a hype than the public, because us joe public have our own lives to worry about.

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    a friend

    Wednesday, December 5, 2012

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