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Pippa Middleton confirms she's pregnant with her first child

Pippa Middleton has confirmed her pregnancy in her column for Waitrose Weekend magazine.

In the piece, titled 'Exercising While Pregnant', she wrote: 'I was lucky to pass the 12-week scan without suffering from morning sickness. That meant I was able to carry as normal and continue my sports. I've noticed my body change but through exercise I feel it's being strengthened. Who knows what the next few weeks have in store.'

Middleton's elder sister, the Duchess of Cambridge, suffered from severe morning sickness during all three of her pregnancies.

The Duchess of Cambridge’s younger sister and her financier husband James Matthews are ‘overjoyed’ at the happy news, which comes just under a year after the couple tied the knot at St Mark’s Church in Englefield, Berkshire, close to the Middleton family home.

The couple confirmed that they are expecting to friends and family after Pippa had a 12 week scan last week, according to the Sun’s report, and the Duchess, who will soon give birth to her third child, ‘could not have been more delighted’ upon learning of her sister’s pregnancy, a source revealed. Indeed, Kate was reportedly the first person with whom Pippa and James shared their news.

According to a source quoted in a further report in the Sunday Express, ‘when Pippa found out she was pregnant, she was obviously thrilled and utterly overjoyed.’

Pippa and James first met back in 2012 and briefly dated before calling it quits after a few months. Then, after Pippa split from long-term boyfriend Nico Jackson in late 2015, she was once again linked to James after they both took part in a charity race in memory of his older brother, who died in 1999. The couple then spent the New Year together on the island of St Barts, where the Matthews family own the Eden Rock Hotel, before getting engaged in the summer of 2016 on a weekend away in the Lake District (with a 3.5 carat diamond engagement ring to boot).

The couple were married on May 20th at St Mark’s Church, in a ceremony attend by the Duchess of Cambridge (who served as an unofficial maid of honour) and her husband Prince William along with his younger brother Prince Harry, along with Prince George and Princess Charlotte, who joined a group of page boys and bridesmaids.

Celebrities expecting a baby in 2018

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Kate Hudson and Danny Fujikawa

The gorgeous actress announced her pregnancy on Instagram that she's expecting a baby girl with musician boyfriend Danny Fujikawa. The entire family is "crazy excited" 

She wrote on the cute post, '"If you've wondered why I've been so absent on my social channels it's because I have never been more sick!" 

"Boomerangs have made me nauseous, Superzoom is an easy way to have my head in the toilet, food instagrams make me queezy and thinking too much about insta stories made me even more exhausted than I already had been."
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Jennie McAlpine

Corrie's Fiz Brown, a.k.a. the fabulous Jennie McAlpine is expecting her second baby with husband Chris Farr! She recently revealed that her son Albert has been chipping in a few ideas for names... He wants to name the baby Chase or Marshall after the Paw Patrol characters! We are so excited for this lovely family to welcome their new baby later this year. 
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Elliott and Sadie Wright

The happy couple, who got married in October last year, have confirmed Sadie's four months pregnant and will expect to meet their little one later this year.
The former TOWIE star and his wife both cried when they discovered the exciting news and have revealed they're going to keep their baby's gender a surprise.
Despite not finding out the sex of their little one that hasn't stopped Elliott from guessing, speaking to OK! magazine, Sadie explained: "He was looking on the scan trying to see if he could see a willy."
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Kate Upton

Model Kate Upton announced her pregnancy with husband Justin Verlander in an adorably subtle Instagram post. Kate, who's expecting her first child, simply captioned her snap '#PregnantInMiami". Miles away from Beyonce's blooming photoshoot which broke the internet.  

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Hilary Duff

Hilary Duff is pregnant with her second child with boyfriend Matthew Koma. 
The Lizzie McGuire actress 
The Lizzie McGuire and Younger actress shared the exciting news on Instagram with the caption:
"Guess what guys! @matthewkoma and I made a little princess of our own and we couldn’t be more excited!!!!!!🤰🏼"
Hilary joked that she was letting son Luca chose the name for her new arrival. The name he's chosen you ask? Cofant Croissant. 
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Christine and Frank Lampard

England footballer Frank and telly presenter Christine have announced they're expecting their first child together. The pair, both aged 39, shared the exciting news on Instagram.

Frank wrote by his post: "We have some exciting news we wanted to share with you. The Lampard family is growing!😀 My gorgeous wife @christinelampard is pregnant and we all couldn’t be happier!!!"

While Christine added: "The Lampard family are expanding!! 👶🏻 I feel SO excited, nervous and grateful! The list of emotions is endless 🤗🤗🤗"
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Sophie Ellis-Bextor and Richard Jones

Sophie Ellis-Bextor is about to become a mum of five. The 39-year-old singer, best known for hits like Murder On The Dancefloor and Catch You, announced the news on the radio. Sophie and husband Richard (of the band The Feeling) have four sons together: 14-year-old Sonny, 9-year-old Kit, 6-year-old Ray and 2-year-old Jesse.
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Rachel Weisz and Daniel Craig

48-year-old Rachel Weisz confirmed to the New York Times that she and James Bond star Daniel, 50, are expecting their fist child together. This won't be the first foray into parenthood for either star - as they each have children from previous relationships. Rachel shares 11-year-old son named Henry with ex Darren Aronofsky, and Daniel has a 25-year-old daughter from his previous marriage to Fiona Loudon.
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Pippa Middleton and James Matthews

Pippa Middleton, auntie to some of the world's most famous little ones, is reportedly set to welcome a bundle of her own. The 34-year-old sister of the Duchess of Cambridge is said to be pregnant with her 1st child. She and financier husband James (brother of Made In Chelsea's Spencer Matthews), 42, ae said to be "overjoyed". Pippa and James have been married since May 2017.
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Kat Von D and Leafar Sayers

Model and tattooist Kat Von D is expecting her first child with husband Leafar Sayers. The 36-year-old US star shared the happy news with a dramatic bump snap on Instagram, revealing her baby's sex in the process: she's having a boy! Leafar, whose real name is Rafael, also revealed that their newborn son will be given his stage name as a first name. (Leafar is Rafael backwards, by the way).
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Cat Deeley and Patrick Kielty

Cat Deeley, 41, is expecting her secnd baby! She tweeted: "Over the moon to share that Milo is going to be a big brother! Can’t wait to be a family of four in the spring. We’re all so excited."
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Helen Glover and Steve Backshall

Deadly 60 presenter Steve and Olympic rowing champ Helen announced in March 2018 that they were expecting twins. In her sweet Instagram announcement, above, Helen wrote: "Soooo...The biggest adventure of our lives.. 2 little 🐥🐥 of our own arriving this summer!!! @backshall.steve"
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Hugh Grant and Anna Eberstein

Hugh Grant's set to become a dad of five. His girlfriend, Anna Eberstein, dropped the bombshell on Swedish paper Astonbladet. She didn't give much away, but confessed: "I'm very happy to be getting another grandchild. She's due rather soon". Hugh and Anna have son John Mungo, born September 2012, and a daughter, born 2015. Hugh also shares 6-year-old Tabitha and 4-year-old Felix Chang with ex-partner Tinglan Hong.
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Billie Piper and Johnny Lloyd

35-year-old Billie Piper is reportedly expecting her third child, her first with boyfriend Johnny Lloyd. Billie's previously spoken of her desire to have lots of kids, she already has 2 sons, Winston and Eugene, with ex-hubby Laurence Fox.
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Chris Evans and Natasha Shishmanian

Soon to be a family of six, Radio presenter Chris announced his wife's pregnancy in April, making the big reveal on his BBC Radio2 show. Chris told listeners that Natasha, who is due in the autumn, had been undergoing IVF fertility treatment in the hopes of having another baby. 

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