The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge came to the city just days before the news broke that they are expecting their first baby. The couple arrived in Cambridge in the morning. There was a large crowd gathered outside the Guildhall where they came out onto the balcony with the Mayor of Cambridge, to a huge welcome cheer.
Some of the crowd got to meet them as they walked to the Senate House, Prince William was presented with a baby grow.
Nearby on Midsummer common The Fort St George pub got the honor of hosting the royal party lunch.