It has been announced that Britain's Princess Eugenie and her husband Jack Brooksbank are expecting their first child.

The announcement was made by Buckingham Palace on Friday morning.

The tweet read: "Her Royal Highness Princess Eugenie and Mr Jack Brooksbank are very pleased to announce that they are expecting a baby in early 2021.

"The Duke of York and Sarah, Duchess of York, Mr and Mrs George Brooksbank, The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh are delighted with the news."

The couple married at St George's Chapel in Windsor in October 2018.