BREAKING: Royal baby to be named Louis Arthur Charles

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have finally announced the name of their new prince.

Friday, 27th April 2018, 12:35 pm
Updated Friday, 27th April 2018, 12:36 pm
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and their newborn son outside the Lindo Wing at St Mary's Hospital in Paddington, London. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Monday April 23, 2018. See PA story ROYAL Baby. Photo credit should read: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire PPP-180427-103641001

After four days of debating, the prince has been named Louis Arthur Charles Cambridge.

The Duchess Kate gave birth in the exclusive Lindo Wing at St Mary’s Hospital in Paddington on Monday.

Prince Louis is the royal couple’s third child and was born weighting 8lbs and 7oz. He is now fifth in line to the throne, behind Prince George and his sister Princess Charlotte.

Kensington Palace announced the news by tweeting: ‘The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are delighted to announce that they have named their son Louis Arthur Charles.

‘The baby will be known as His Royal Highness Prince Louis of Cambridge.’