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Royal baby: response by the Deputy Prime Minister

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Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg gave a statement on the birth of a baby boy to TRH Duke and Duchess of Cambridge.

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The Deputy Prime Minister said:

Miriam and I want to congratulate The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on the birth of their son. This is wonderful news which will make the whole country smile.

The arrival of a first child is a very special time and we send our very best wishes to The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge - and indeed to all couples who have become proud parents on this very special day.

Photo credit: John Stillwell/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Published 22 July 2013