Photos: Britain Celebrates A Royal Baby By editor • Jul 22, 2013 ShareTwitter Facebook Google+ Email VIEW SLIDESHOW 1 of 9 A policeman stands guard outside the exclusive Lindo Wing of St. Mary's Hospital in London earlier Monday. Andrew Cowie / AFP/Getty Images VIEW SLIDESHOW 2 of 9 A bookie's board outside the hospital shows odds for the baby's gender and name. The duchess was admitted to the hospital at approximately 6 a.m. local time. Rick Findler / EPA/Landov VIEW SLIDESHOW 3 of 9 Remote-controlled cameras are set up across from the hospital. Lefteris Pitarakis / AP VIEW SLIDESHOW 4 of 9 In the window of the British-themed restaurant Tea & Sympathy in New York City, employees Amy Meenagh (right) and Amy Bush hang a sign celebrating the birth. Lucas Jackson / Reuters/Landov VIEW SLIDESHOW 5 of 9 A man dressed as a town crier celebrates the birth announcement at St. Mary's Hospital, where the child was born. Doug Peters / PA Photos/Landov VIEW SLIDESHOW 6 of 9 At the palace, the crowd cheers as the royal birth announcement is carried by the queen's press secretary, Ailsa Anderson. John Stillwell / PA Photos /Landov VIEW SLIDESHOW 7 of 9 Anderson and footman Badar Azim place a notice formally announcing the birth of a son. The child is third in line to the throne, after Prince Charles and Prince William. John Stillwell/Pool / Reuters/Landov VIEW SLIDESHOW 8 of 9 A crowd gathers outside Buckingham Palace on Monday, after the announcement that the Duchess of Cambridge, better known as Kate Middleton, had given birth to a baby boy at 4:24 p.m. London time. Clive Gee / PA Photos/Landov VIEW SLIDESHOW 9 of 9 A policeman stands guard outside the Lindo Wing of Saint Mary's Hospital in London on Monday. The Duchess of Cambridge, better known to most of the world as the former Kate Middleton, is in the early stages of labor, according to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's official website. Andrew Cowie / AFP/Getty Images Originally published on July 22, 2013 6:15 pm A photo gallery of events surrounding the royal baby's birth.