Kate Middleton is in labour and Twitter is freaking out

Bianca Soldani

The royal baby is on its way after Kate Middleton was admitted to St Mary’s hospital in labour.

She and Prince William (not to mention the rest of the world) are eagerly awaiting the new prince or princess’ arrival, and there have been some pretty enthusiastic reactions on Twitter after Kensington Palace made the official announcement:

"Omg omg omg come on Kate!!!!" one person wrote, while another said, "I love the royal babies so much I want to sit and watch the hospital doors all day til they walk out with the baby".

These guys were a little less enthusiastic:

Meanwhile this person was anticipating the British PM’s joy:

And this person perfectly captured the media’s eagerness: