WE TAKE a look at how Twitter reacted to the news that the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expecting their first baby.
@Number10gov: PM: “I’m delighted by the news that the Duke & Duchess of Cambridge are expecting a baby. They will make wonderful parents.” #royalbaby
@AlexSalmond: Warmest congratulations and sincerest best wishes to the Earl and Countess of Strathearn on their wonderful news (AA)
@Ed_Miliband: Fantastic news for Kate, William and the country. A royal baby is something the whole nation will celebrate.
@UNICEF_uk: Congrats to Kate and Will from UNICEF UK! Their support for our East Africa appeal last year was incredible
@piersmorgan: Hardly surprising Kate’s feeling so sick - according to the National Enquirer, she’s been pregnant since 2003. #royalbaby
@ShappiKhorsandi: Kate and I will be having babies around same time...hers will be born with a silverspoon in it’s mouth, mine, a jammy dodger #royalbaby
@CherylCole: I’m sooooooo excited that we’re having a royal baby !!!! Congratulations to Kate and Wills !!!!!!
@davidwalliams: Congratuwelldone William and Kate. Very happy for you both. Dx