Zara Phillips announces pregnancyZara Phillips has announced that she’s expecting her first child with husband Mike Tindall.

As the Queen’s second-eldest granddaughter Zara’s pregnancy will no doubt be met with lots of excitement from all of the royal family.

The Queen‘s press secretary announced the happy news today saying: ‘Mr and Mrs Mike Tindall are very pleased to announce that Zara Tindall is expecting a baby in the New Year. The Princess Royal and Captain Mark Phillips, Mr Phillip and Mrs Linda Tindall, and members of both families are delighted with the news. This baby will be the first child for Mike and Zara and the third grandchild for The Princess Royal.’


The news that Zara, 32, is pregnant comes just five days before Kate Middleton is due to give birth to her first baby with Prince William.