With the world watching, Prince George Alexander Louis of Cambridge, third in line of succession to the throne, was born on 22nd July 2013. The next day, his proud parents stepped out of St Mary’s hospital, London, to present their baby to the excited crowds.
From the beginning, the world had watched with bated breath as the charming prince and his future bride overcame the struggles of university, rumours and a brief break-up before finally reconciling and becoming engaged.
The royal wedding in 2011 – watched by an incredible estimated 2 billion people worldwide – was a defining moment, not only in their young lives, but also for the perception of the monarchy.
When the Palace announced the Duchess’s much-anticipated pregnancy in 2012, a public frenzy surrounded the arrival of the heir to the throne.
Now that the Duke has left the military to focus on his royal duties and charity work, there is already speculation as to whether George will follow in his father’s footsteps, with a passion for wildlife and conservation.
Packed with expert analysis and exclusive photographs, this is an essential read for royalists and romantics alike.