Rachel Stevens gives birth to second child, a baby girl

Published Wednesday, Apr 2 2014, 07:41 BST  |  By  |  Add comment
Rachel Stevens has given birth to a baby girl.

The S Club 7 singer and husband Alex Bourne announced their happy news on Tuesday night (1 April), revealing their second child had arrived that day weighing 7lbs 7oz.

She hasn't been named yet.

Rachel Stevens and Alex Bourne, Rimmel London party held at Battersea Power Station
London, England - 15.09.11


In statement, the couple - who are already parents to daughter Amelie, three - said: "We're so happy that baby has arrived safely. Within minutes of meeting her we were totally smitten.

"Amelie is happy and 'cited to have a little sister to play with and we can't wait to introduce her to the whole family."

Alex also confirmed the birth via Twitter, writing: "Delighted to announce the safe arrival of our gorgeous little girl! @MsRachelStevens and baby both really well. Amelie happy and 'cited."

Rachel Stevens tweets photo of her baby bump, 24 March 2014

© Twitter / @msrachelstevens

Rachel tweeted this photo on 24 March with the caption: "Not long to go now."

Just a few days ago on 24 March, gorgeous Rachel had tweeted a picture of her bare stomach, alongside the caption: "BABY BUMP - I'm starting to nest as it's not long to go now!"

Congratulations to Rachel and Alex!

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