Amy Licence reminds us of the royal children who shaped the course of history, only to recede into obscurity.
In predictable fashion, anyone with a column to fill in the next week is going to write about the new royal arrival. Rafael Behr saves you the trouble of reading them.
Elizabeth Norton looks back to another highly-anticipated royal birth - that of Queen Victoria's eldest child.
The new Prince of Cambridge, Britain's future head of state, was born at 4.24pm, weighing 8lb 6oz.
Of all future subjects of our new infant overlord, none are more scapegoated than teenage single mums. Let's not forget about them and their children today.
Author responds to the media furore surrounding her supposed “attack” on the Duchess of Cambridge.
If you buy into the worst kind of paparazzi antics, you are throwing away your own privacy too.
The parodies begin...
Paper says publishing the photos of the prince naked in a Las Vegas hotel room was in the public interest.
The stock of the royal family is at such a high that newspapers fear a reader backlash more than the regulators.