Leah McLaren offers some motherly advice from someone who’s been there. Sort of.
The monarchy is fine, so long as it’s benign
It’s not all love for the royals, Katie Engelhart reports from London
Colby Cosh on why he will take his chances with the Royal Baby as head of state
Meanwhile, in Ireland…
The duchess of Cambridge is in labour and reporters are ready
All eyes are on Kate, duchess of Cambridge
…or ‘Event SO601865′, as London police are calling it
Our resident Royals watcher on celebrations of the Queen’s birthday
Well, not to brag, but our resident royal watcher picked that name months ago
Names in the news
Booker-prize-winning author ignites fury with critique of royals
The House passes a problematic bill
Why the Conservatives must rethink their approach to succession
Colby Cosh on the Constitutional problem of a female heir
William and Kate have to pick a baby name that will be both modern and historic. No pressure then.
Kate and William have toured Canada and served as cheerleaders-in-chief at the Summer Olympics. Together they will face a hyper-scrutinized pregnancy.