Prince George turns 5: Official birthday picture released

A new official picture of a smiling Prince George has been released as he prepares to celebrate his fifth birthday on Sunday (UK time).
A new official picture of a smiling Prince George has been released as he prepares to celebrate his fifth birthday on Sunday (UK time). Photo credit: Matt Porteous

A new official picture of a smiling Prince George has been released as he prepares to celebrate his fifth birthday on Sunday (UK time).

George, the oldest of Prince William and Kate's three children, was photographed in the garden of his home in Clarence House after the christening of his brother Louis in early July.

Prince George turns 5: Official birthday picture released
Photo credit: Matt Porteous

The Daily Mail has reported George is spending his birthday on the Caribbean island of Mustique in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines with his family.

As great-grandson to the Queen, George is third in line to the throne.

Reuters / Newshub.