Prince Harry, Meghan want baby's birth kept 'private'

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Meghan was last seen in public on March 19, when she visited New Zealand House with Prince Harry to pay their respects for those killed in the Christchurch terror attack.

In the statement released by Buckingham Palace, it stated the couple "have taken a personal decision to keep the plans around the arrival of their baby private".

Meghan (37), and Harry (34) want to be able to celebrate the birth of their first child, the first in peace, then the world will be informed.

Queen Elizabeth gave birth to all four of her children-Charles, Andrew, Edward, and Anne-at home.

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex only recently moved into their new home on the Windsor estate, but the royal couple have reportedly left royal staff "infuriated" for changing the vehicle parking rules. Beginning the next day, on 20 March, Meghan is known to have gone on her maternity leave, which means that almost a month had passed before the Palace statement arrived.

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But, despite being two of the best in the business, the pair have been denied a leading role in the delivery of Prince Harry's baby. But Markle and Prince Harry raised some eyebrows a few times over the past several months by breaking some traditional and unspoken rules.

CBS This Morning co-host - and Winfrey's good friend - Gayle King, who attended Meghan's baby shower in February, added that the Duchess of Sussex "doesn't seem to buy into" rumours or gossip about herself. This announcement likely means that the royal couple will not be participating in the usual post-birth photo-op with their newborn.

Now, a royal source is sharing with ET why Meghan has made a decision to break with tradition. The grassroots movement, started by one woman on social media encouraging donations ahead of the birth, was described by the Sussexes as "an incredibly special surprise" on their Instagram. That account broke an Instagram record for quickly attracting millions of fans. "And if I am lucky enough to have children, they can have one too". Meghan Markle has been a consummate professional ever since she gained the title of Duchess. The former actress has already said that her belief in gender equality is something she will pass on.

Now, as the Duchess of Sussex prepares to give birth to a new royal baby, her sister has announced the the first part of her book - titled Shadow of the Duchess - will be "out by the end of April".