Royal Baby Watch

Queen Elizabeth Welcomes Second Great Grandchild!

Celebrity News Mar. 30, 2012 AT 11:23AM
Peter and Autumn Phillips stroll during a visit to the visitors centre with the rest of the Royal family at the Castle of Mey.  August 2, 2010 Peter and Autumn Phillips stroll during a visit to the visitors centre with the rest of the Royal family at the Castle of Mey. August 2, 2010 Credit: Andrew Milligan - WPA Pool/Getty Images

Queen Elizabeth is a Great Grandma again!

Peter and Autumn Phillips welcomed their daughter, Isla Elizabeth Phillips, at the Gloucester Royal Hospital on Thursday, a spokesperson for the couple tells Us Weekly. Weighing in at 7 lbz., 4 oz., little Isla joins big sister Savannah, 15 months; thirteenth in line for the British throne, she is Queen Elizabeth's second great-grandchild.

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Peter was present at his second daughter's birth, the rep added. The royal family is said to be "delighted" by Isla's arrival.

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Peter, 34, is the son of Princess Anne and her first husband, Captain Mark Phillips; he and Autumn got married in May 2008 at Windsor Castle. His sister, Zara Phillips, wed rugby player Mike Tindall last summer at a wedding attended by all the royals -- including Prince William and Kate Middleton plus Prince Harry, who even sang karaoke at the bash.

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