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She will have to share their affections when she becomes a big sister later this month.
But little Savannah Phillips had nothing to worry about on that score yesterday, as she enjoyed a day out in the sunshine with her aunt Zara and her grandmother, Princess Anne.
The pair were happy to pitch in and lark about with the 15-month-old, giving her parents, Peter and Autumn Phillips, a welcome break as the family attended the Gatcombe Horse Trials in Gloucestershire.
Apple of their eye: Little Savannah Phillips smiles in the arms of aunt Zara, left, while Princess Anne, right, coos over her
Horseplay: Beautiful baby Savannah’s pregnant mum Autumn feeds her an an ice cream
Watching aunty: Baby Savannah looks on as her auntie Zara Phillips competes at the Gatcombe Horse Trials at Minchinghampton in Gloucestershire
Zara, 30, beamed as she carried her niece, and Princess Anne joined in the fun too, at one point even pretending to be a plane.
Savannah is the only daughter of Mr Phillips, the Queen’s eldest grandson.
His Canadian wife, Autumn, is expecting the couple’s second child, who is due this month.
The heavily pregnant 33-year-old was no doubt quite relieved to let her relatives look after Savannah for a while, and looked on happily as they played with her daughter outside a marquee.
Mr Phillips, 34, quit as head of global sponsorship at Royal Bank of Scotland last month. There were reports that his job may have been at risk amid extensive cuts at the bank.
He seemed cheerful enough at the trials yesterday, however, which he jointly organised at his mother’s country home.
Doting dad: The Queen’s grandson Peter Phillips enjoys some quality time with his daughter Savannah
High flier: Peter Phillips holds his daughter in the air as he makes the most of the weekend’s spring sunshine
Helping hand: Mum Autumn and dad Peter help to make sure Savannah keeps her balance as she toddles about at the Gatcome Horse Trials
Sweet tooth: Little Savannah cools down with an ice cream cone
Treat: Savannah is the centre of attention as she leans out from Peter Phillips’ arms for a lick of the ice cream being offered by mother Autumn
Here’s lookin’ at you kid: Peter Phillips looks at a not so happy baby Savannah. Perhaps she’s worried that Auntie Zara won’t make the Olympic team
Multi-tasker: Autumn Phillips has her hands full as she feeds an ice cream to baby Savannah while petting a furry friend
Family affair: Princess Anne’s husband Tim Laurence (right) joins his step son Peter and daughter-in-law Autumn as they take baby Savannah for a wheel around the park