World Awaits Sign of Royal Baby Arrival
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Princess Catherine is expected to give birth to the heir to the British throne any day now. While the world waits for the baby's arrival and name, royal watchers are reading into anything and everything that could signal the time has come. (July 16)

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DURATION: 1:30-----------------------------------------PKG SCRIPT:IT'S NOTHING BUT BABY TALK ALL OVER BRITAIN.(SOT)(SUPER = Rory Scott, bookmaker)"People are really getting into this."THE DUCHESS OF CAMBRIDGE IS DUE TO GIVE BIRTH ANY DAY NOW TO THE HEIR TO THE BRITISH THRONE.(SUPER = London)THE MEDIA ARE CAMPED OUT OUTSIDE THE HOSPITAL WHERE PRINCESS CATHERINE IS EXPECTED TO DELIVER. AND THOSE IN LONDON ARE PLAYING THE NAME GAME... EVEN PLACING BETS.(SOT)(SUPER = Derek Jacklin, London resident)"I personally think that if it's a girl, Victoria, Diana..."(SOT)(SUPER = Debbie Josefski, Australian tourist)"... but if it's a boy, maybe William after his dad."(SOT)(SUPER = Philip Row, London resident)"It must have that royal sound to it."(SOT)(SUPER = Rory Scott, bookmaker)"Alexandra is the current favorite for a girl - it's the Queen's middle name.//On the boy front, George is the current favorite."ANTICIPATION IS RISING, AND EVERY MOVE BY THE ROYAL FAMILY... CLOSELY WATCHED AND STUDIED. PRICE WILLIAM PLAYING POLO.... (SOT)(SUPER = no name available, polo spectator)"There was one occasion when I think his horse must have been tired and he left the field, and nobody else did. And I thought 'heavens, has there been a message?"GRANDMA RECEIVING A GIFT...(SOT)(SUPER = Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall)"We are all waiting at the end of the telephone."AND JUST HOW WILL THE WORLD FIND OUT? A ROYAL BAT SIGNAL OF SORTS? THE DUKE IS A FAN - (SOT)(SUPER = Prince William, Duke of Cambridge)"I'm over the moon just to have seen the real batmobile."OFFICIAL WORD WILL BE MADE THE TRADITIONAL WAY - IN A BULLETIN POSTED ON A WOODEN EASEL PLACED OUTSIDE BUCKINGHAM PALACE.BUT IN A MODERN TWIST... THE NEWS WILL BE TWEETED TOO.THEN THE NEW MOTHER IS SAID TO WANT TO SPEND THE FIRST FEW WEEKS WITH HER OWN MOTHER... AWAY FROM THE PRESSURES OF ROYAL LIFE...SO THE PRINCE AND PRINCESS CAN LEARN TO BE PARENTS. KELLY DASCHLE, ASSOCIATED PRESS. --------------------------------------------------------------------SHOTLIST:POOL - AP CLIENTS ONLYSouthampton, United Kingdom - June 13, 20131. Princess Catherine walking at ship naming event, one of her last public appearances before laying low ahead of giving birthAP TELEVISION - AP CLIENTS ONLYLondon - July 15, 20132. Wide of British flags lining MallAP TELEVISION - AP CLIENTS ONLYLondon - July 12, 20133. SOUNDBITE: (English) Rory Scott, bookmaker:"People are really getting into this."POOL - AP CLIENTS ONLYSouthampton, United Kingdom - June 13, 20134. Catherine cuts string allowing champagne christening at ship eventSKY NEWS - NO ACCESS UK MAINSTREAM BROADCASTERS/AL JAZEERA/BLOOMBERGLondon - July 14, 20135. Wide of media camped out outside St. Mary's Hospital, where the Duchess of Cambridge may give birth6. Pan down hospitalAP TELEVISION - AP CLIENTS ONLYLondon - July 12, 20137. Bookmaker sets up betting board in front of entrance St Mary's hospital8. Tight of name betting boardAP TELEVISION - AP CLIENTS ONLYLondon - July 15, 20139. SOUNDBITE (English) Derek Jacklin, London resident:"If it's a girl, Victoria, Diana."10. SOUNDBITE (English) Debbie Josefski, Australian tourist:"A boy, maybe William after his dad."11. SOUNDBITE (English) Philip Row, London resident:"It must have that royal sound to it."AP TELEVISION - AP CLIENTS ONLYLondon - July 12, 201312. SOUNDBITE: (English) Rory Scott, bookmaker:"Alexandra is the current favorite for a girl - it's the Queen's middle name. On the boy front, George is the current favorite."13. Family looking at betting boardAP TELEVISION - AP CLIENTS ONLYLondon - July 15, 201314. Wide of Buckingham Palace15. Tight of palace windowsSKY - NO ACCESS UK MAINSTREAM BROADCASTERS/AL JAZEERA/BLOOMBERGLondon - July 14, 201316. Wide of Prince William on horse during polo match17. Wide of William riding horse18. SOUNDBITE: (English) MOS, Name not known, spectator at polo game:"There was one occasion when I think his horse must have been tired and he left the field, and nobody else did. And I thought 'Heavens, has there been a message?'"SKY - NO ACCESS UK MAINSTREAM BROADCASTERS/AL JAZEERA/BLOOMBERGDevon, United Kingdom - 16 July 201319. Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall being handed a gift basket20. UPSOUND: (English) Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall:"We are all waiting at the end of the telephone."AP TELEVISION - AP CLIENTS ONLYLondon - July 12, 201321. Police officers in front of St. Mary's hospitalPOOL - AP CLIENTS ONLYLeavesden, United Kingdom - April 26, 201322. Various of William on 'Batmobile' motorbike23. SOUNDBITE (English) Prince William, Duke of Cambridge:"I'm over the moon just to have seen the real Batmobile."AP TELEVISION - AP CLIENTS ONLYLondon - July 15, 201324. Mid of British flag25. Wide of Buckingham PalaceAP TELEVISION - AP CLIENTS ONLYno date, location26. Graphic animation showing the British Monarchy's official Twitter page, official seal on its Twitter page and an example of an official TweetPOOL - AP CLIENTS ONLYSouthampton, United Kingdom - June 13, 201327. Push in to Catherine speaking at ship eventAP TELEVISION - AP CLIENTS ONLYLondon - April 29, 201128. Various of William and Catherine riding past crowds in an open carriage after their wedding