According to Sky, St. James Palace has confirmed that Kate Middleton and Prince William are expecting their first child. Middleton was admitted to King Edward VII Hospital in London earlier today with acute morning sickness, which was later confirmed to stem from pregnancy. This is the news that tabloid lovers everywhere have been waiting for since the Royal Wedding of 2011.

Middleton is expected to remain in the hospital for the next few days to monitor the early stages of her pregnancy. Being that this will be the couple’s first child, whether it is a boy or girl, it will be in line for the throne eventually, just behind Prince William. We’ll have more information as it becomes available.

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[via Sky]