4 December, 2012
Prime Minister congratulates Royals on baby news
Prime Minister John Key says he was delighted to hear the news that Their Royal Highnesses, The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, are expecting a baby.
“This is fabulous news for Prince William and Catherine, and I know the Queen and Prince Phillip will be extremely pleased.
“It is an important day in any young couple’s life when a baby is expected and I know that Catherine and William will be as nervous and excited as anyone.
“We wish them both the very best and hope Catherine’s stay in hospital is a short one.
“On behalf of the people of New Zealand, I congratulate them both.”