Buckingham Palace shares royal highlights of 2013

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Buckingham Palace shares royal highlights of 2013

1. A bouncing baby boy

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge celebrated the birth of their first child Prince George of Cambridge to much joy and elation from their family and the wider public. The Prince of Wales, in particular, expressed his sheer delight at becoming a grandfather in a heartfelt message where he said he was "enormously proud and happy to be a grandfather for the first time". Photo: © Getty Images