Royal Birth

The Royal Baby & The Cult Of Celebrity

Mark Hodge | Posted 28.09.2013 | UK Entertainment
Mark Hodge

While most 24hour news channels, Sky included, normally stay clear of the hollow vacuum of celebrity tittle tattle, the birth of the future King gave them an excuse to relieve themselves of serious journalism. Commercial breaks are now greeted with a nauseating montage of the day's events, compeered by the usually hard-nosed Kay Burley, prancing around like Fern Cotton.

A Royal Pain in the Backside

Chris Saunders | Posted 26.09.2013 | UK
Chris Saunders

Private Eye magazine got it right with their front-page headline, 'WOMAN HAS BABY.' Does anything more really need to be said? How much more can you say, really? Sure, tell us how big or heavy it was if you must. What time it arrived, maybe. Tell us what they are going to call it. But anything else is superfluous.

WATCH: How Much Will The Royal Baby Be Worth?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.07.2013 | UK

The Royal Baby is imminent and the little chap or chappess is likely to be one of the most scrutinised people on the planet. But how much will they...

How Did The Papers Cover The Royal Pregnancy?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.02.2013 | UK

News of Kate's condition broke at 3pm on Monday afternoon, giving the country's newspaper editors plenty of time to sharpen their quills for the all-i...