BBC presenter Simon McCoy has made the headlines after using sarcasm to deliver “breaking news” about the royal family’s upcoming baby.
When on Wednesday McCoy was handed an announcement about the due date of the Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton, the witty presenter could not help but scoff at the story.
“I’m not sure how much news this really is,” he said, after informing viewers that pregnant Middleton was going to give birth to her third child in April 2018.
“Now bearing in mind they announced that she was pregnant back in September and it was thought she was around two or three months pregnant, I’m not sure how much news this really is, but anyway,” the host deadpanned.
But he wasn’t done: “It’s April, so clear your diaries, get the time booked off because that’s what I’m doing.”
McCoy continued to mock the story on Twitter.
“Their Royal Highnesses, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are delighted to confirm they are…