Princess Eugenie and her husband Jack Brooksbank have welcomed a baby boy. According to the Royal Family the newborn arrived at The Portland Hospital at 8.55am this morning, and weighs 8lbs 1oz.
In a statement, the Palace said: “Her Royal Highness Princess Eugenie was safely delivered of a son today, February 9 2021, at 8.55am at The Portland Hospital. Jack Brooksbank was present.
“The baby weighs 8lbs 1oz.
“The Queen, The Duke of Edinburgh, The Duke of York, Sarah, Duchess of York, and Mr and Mrs George Brooksbank have been informed and are delighted with the news.
“This is Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank’s first child, The Duke of York and Sarah, Duchess of York’s first grandchild, and the ninth great-grandchild for The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh. Her Royal Highness and her child are both doing well.”
Princess Eugenie is Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson’s youngest daughter, and the 10th in line to the throne and her son or daughter will be 11th, knocking Prince Edward down to 12th.
The couple tied the knot in a beautiful Royal Wedding in Windsor in 2018, attended by a number of celebrity guests including Kate Moss, Ellie Goulding and Robbie Williams.