Queen Elizabeth is a great-grandmother again

Saturday 31 Mar 2012 9:29 a.m.

The new baby is the Queen's second great-grandchild  (Reuters)

The new baby is the Queen's second great-grandchild (Reuters)

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Britain's Queen Elizabeth II welcomed another great-grandchild to the royal family on Thursday.
 
The British monarch's grandson Peter Phillips - the son of the Queen's daughter, Anne, Princess Royal and Mark Phillips - and his wife Autumn welcomed a baby girl at the Gloucester Royal Hospital in England on Thursday (29Mar12).
 
Isla Elizabeth, who weighed in at seven pounds, four ounces (3.6 kilograms), joins big sister Savannah, one, in the Phillips family.
 
A Buckingham Palace spokesperson says, "The Queen, the Duke of Edinburgh, the Princess Royal, Captain Mark Phillips and Autumn's family have been informed and are delighted with the news."
 
Little Isla becomes 13th in line to the British throne.
 
(MC/WNWA&WNWC/KL)
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