Zara and Mike Tindall announce they're expecting second child after tragic miscarriage
Zara and Mike Tindall have announced they're expecting their second child.
Zara, the granddaughter of Britain's Queen Elizabeth, wed former English rugby player Mike Tindall in 2011 and they have a daughter Mia together, who will turn four later this month. The couple were expecting again in 2016 and tragically lost their baby.
A spokesperson for the pair announced that Zara is pregnant again.
Last month, the family celebrated the festive season with a trip to Australia. Mike is often
They are often praised for their down-to-earth approach to parenting, shunning traditional royal behaviour with Mike previously divulging that he would not send any of their boarding school.
It's common practice for members of the royal family to attend prestigious boarding schools, but Tindall said he'd prefer for her to follow in his footsteps as a day student at a private school.
"I'm certainly not keen on sending Mia away to a boarding school at the other end of the country," he told the Daily Mail.
Mike, who was a day student at a private school in Wakefield, England, as a child, would prefer Mia to follow a similar path.
"I know many people who say boarding was the making of them because they forged great independence from their parents, but I don’t really want her to be distanced from us.
"Personally, I'd rather she attend a school that's nearby, where we'll always be on hand if she needs us," he said. "Anything else goes against my instincts."