First pics of Kate’s baby bump
The Duchess of Cambridge showed off a growing baby bump as she watched a kickabout at Aston Villa Football Club this afternoon.
She was with the Duke for a whistlestop tour of the UK’s Midlands, and was looking happy and healthy as she chatted to young football fans.
They were at Aston Villa to watch apprentices taking part in a project to nurture the next generation of sports coaches.Camille Grammer opens up about cancer diagnosis
The Duke — an Aston Villa fan — and Duchess were shown past and current products at family-owned Acme Whistles, which was founded in 1870 and exports to 119 countries around the world.
Kate, 35, joined youngsters on the pitch and showed off her growing bump as she wrapped up against the winds, after an outfit change.
William and Kate started off the day with a tour of the assembly line at Jaguar Land Rover’s Solihull factory, and met mountain rescue volunteers who use the company’s off-road vehicles.Last Jedi set for $215m opening in US
Kate, who is currently pregnant with the pair’s third child, battled the elements in a black coat with distinctive cuffs and collar.
Dressing appropriately for the wintry weather she also wore knee-length dark boots.
They were given a tour of the 194ha site which pumps out 8000 cars a week.Assault laws in focus amid Weinstein saga
The Duchess took on the challenge of driving a vehicle in the off-road driving area before meeting some schoolchildren who won a competition with the company.
They also made a stop at Acme Whistles which proved to be a trying experience for the ears.
Kate looked happy and relaxed throughout their jam-packed day, having got over her recent bout of severe morning sickness.Jazz and pop singer Keely Smith dies at 89
Her pregnancy was announced earlier this year, as she was forced to cancel a public appearance due to her illness — something she suffered with throughout previous pregnancies.
William and Kate already have two children, Prince George, four, and Princess Charlotte, two.