|Cathedral closed until further notice|
St Paul's welcomes news of Royal birth
22 July 2013
The Dean of St Paul's, the Very Reverend David Ison, said: "All of us at St Paul's are delighted to hear the good news of the safe arrival of a son for the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. Our prayers and good wishes are with them as they begin the amazing and challenging journey of parenthood together with their new baby."
On Saturday, 27 July, the Cathedral bells will ring a full four-hour peal to celebrate the birth, beginning at midday.