Betting, Questions After Royal Pregnancy News
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The front pages of Britain's newspapers all carried the same story on Tuesday: the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expecting a baby. British bookmakers are already taking bets on what the child's name will be. (Dec. 4)

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DURATION: 1:45-----------------------------------------SHOTLIST:AP TELEVISION - AP CLIENTS ONLYLONDON - DECEMBER 4, 20121. Close of The Daily Telegraph front page reading (English) "Could it be twins for Kate?"2. Close of The Times front page reading (English) "We're expecting"3. Close of tabloid newspapers4. Close-up of computer screen showing betting page with names for Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's baby5. SOUNDBITE (English) Jessica Bridge, Ladbrokes spokesperson: "We've been inundated with bets. Everybody's got an idea of what they think the name is going to be. At the moment we think it's going to be a girl and if it is going to be a girl Elizabeth is the 8/1 favourite"6. Wide of Buckingham Palace7. SOUNDBITE: (English) Nathan Bevis, trauma therapist: "The nation loves this kind of thing. It always makes everybody a little bit happier, even the grumpy ones."8. Wide of street9. SOUNDBITE: (English) Marcus Papadopolous, dental technician: "It's just another one innit? So what? I hope everything goes well for them but, you know I'm not particularly a royalist."10. Policeman standing outside King Edward VII hospital where Duchess is being treated11.Set up of Dr Dagni Rajashingham, spokesperson for the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists12. Cutaway of hands 13. SOUNDBITE (English) Dr Dagni Rajashingham, obstetrician and spokesperson for the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists: "Well generally women will stay in for about 48 to 72 hours, and it really depends on how they respond to both the intravenous fluids and to the medication that they're given.POOL/ File - AP Clients onlyLondon -- File April 201119. Various file from Kate Middleton and Prince William's wedding day.AP TELEVISION - AP CLIENTS ONLYLONDON - DECEMBER 4, 201220. SOUNDBITE (English) Dr Dagni Rajashingham, spokesperson for the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists:"Well certainly when women have got twins or multiple pregnancies the amount of pregnancy in terms of the numbers of babies and the numbers of placentas can increase the amount of pregnancy hormone that's in the body and therefore the reaction to the pregnancy hormone could be stronger, 21. Pan from media to King Edward VII hospitalVOICE-OVER SCRIPT:(BRITISH NEWSPAPERS ALL CARRIED THE SAME NEWS TUESDAY MORNING: THE DUKE AND DUCHESS OF CAMBRIDGE ARE EXPECTING A BABY. FRONT PAGES SHOWED PICTURES OF THE YOUNG ROYAL COUPLE --- JUST ADDING TO THE EXCITEMENT ON ONE OF MOST ANTICIPATED PREGNANCIES SINCE 1981 --- THE YEAR PRINCESS DIANA WAS PREGNANT WITH WILLIAM.BOOKMAKERS ARE ALREADY TAKING BETS ON THE BABY'S POSSIBLE GENDER AND FIRST NAMESoundbite:Jessica Bridge, Ladbrokes spokesperson"We've been innondated with bets everyone has got an idea of what they think the name is going to be. At the moment, we think it's going to be a girl and if it is going to be a girl, Elizabeth is the 8 to 1 favorite. LONDONERS WELCOMED THE NEWS, SAYING IT MIGHT EVEN HELP BOOST PEOPLE'S SPIRITS. Soundbite: Nathan Bevis/ Trauma Therapist"The nation loves this kind of thing. It always makes everybody a little bit happier, even the grumpy ones,"BUT SOME WEREN'T AS ENTHUSIASTIC. Soundbite: Marcus Papadopolous/Dental Technician"It's just another one innit? So what? I hope everything goes well for them but, you know I'm not particularly a royalist,"THE DUCHESS OF CAMBRIDGE, FORMERLY KNOWN AS KATE MIDDLETON, HAS A SEVERE FORM OF MORNING SICKNESS AND IS CURRENTLY IN A LONDON HOSPITAL.ST. JAMES PALACE OFFICIALS SAID THE DUCHESS IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN HOSPITALIZED FOR SEVERAL DAYS. THIS OBSTETRICIAN SAYS KATE'S CONDITION IS NOT UNUSUAL.Soundbite: Dr Dagni Rajashingham/ Royal College of Obstetricians and GynaecologistsGenerally women will stay in for about 48 to 72 hours, and it depends on how the respond to the intravenous fluids and the medication that they're given. Certainly when women have got twins or multiple pregnancies the amount of pregnancy in terms of the numbers of babies and the numbers of placentas can increase the amount of pregnancy hormone that's in the body and therefore the reaction to the pregnancy hormone could be stronger, but that's about all we could BRITISH HEALTH OFFICIALS SAY THE CONDITION IS THOUGHT TO AFFECT ABOUT ONE IN TWO HUNDRED PREGNANT WOMEN. )SIGOUT - Jack Briggs/Associated Press