See the Town Crier Announce the Royal Baby's Birth as Celebrations Begin Outside the Lindo Wing

Kate Middleton and Prince William just welcomed their third child — and there's a party outside St. Mary's Hospital to celebrate

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Just as he always does, self-appointed "town crier," Tony Appleton, announces the news of the baby's birth. He was present at George and Charlotte's births as well.

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Fans John Loughrey and Terry Hutt may not be able to give the royal baby a kiss, so they'll use a doll as a substitute.

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Preparations At The Lindo Wing Ahead Of The Birth Of The Duke & Duchess Of Cambridge's Third Child
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Loughrey shows off the royal pins on his hat.

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Preparations At The Lindo Wing Ahead Of The Birth Of The Duke & Duchess Of Cambridge's Third Child
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Artist Kaya Mar brings his biblical-inspired painting to the Lindo Wing — and it includes the royal family dog, Lupo.

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It's celebration time outside the Lindo Wing when the baby's arrival is announced.

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Fans — decked out in Union Jack print — camped out for days ahead of baby number three's arrival.

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It may be royal baby day — but it's also this little baby's debut day, too! An unsuspecting couple was greeted by cameras when leaving the Lindo Wing on Monday morning.

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Preparations At The Lindo Wing Ahead Of The Birth Of The Duke & Duchess Of Cambridge's Third Child
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And another couple gets a moment in the spotlight while leaving the Lindo Wing!

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Preparations At The Lindo Wing Ahead Of The Birth Of The Duke & Duchess Of Cambridge's Third Child
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There were Union Jacks everywhere outside the hospital.

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Hutt, 82 has been a fan of the royal family for decades, and has been waiting outside the hospital for 15 days. "I’m been covering these events for decades and I wouldn’t miss it for the world," he tells PEOPLE. “I’ve ordered fish and chips for 10 and we have already had some lovely champagne to celebrate the baby!”

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Royal fans starts to camp outside St.Mary's Hospital for the birth of the Royal baby
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Fans fly the Union Jack flag outside the Lindo Wing's front door.

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Hutt shows off his spirited outfit and posters.

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Never too early for a celebratory drink! Fans cheers after the announcement of the royal birth.

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The Duchess of Cambridge has given birth to her third child - a baby boy.
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People gather with their cell phones to snap photos of the excitement.

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