Zara Phillips and Mike Tindall expecting their first baby
The Queen's granddaughter, Zara Phillips and her husband, rugby player, Mike Tindall are expecting their first baby in the New Year, Buckingham Palace said in a statement today.
Phillips' mother, Princess Anne, the Princess Royal, her father Captain Mark Phillips and other family members are delighted at the news, the statement added.
The pair married in July 2011.
The baby will be the Princess Royal's third grandchild.