Peter Andre has confirmed that his girlfriend Emily MacDonagh has given birth to their first child together.


"Now that I have had the opportunity to tell Junior & Pringles, we are very happy to announce the safe arrival of our beautiful baby girl:)," the reality TV star announced on his website.

"We are extremely thrilled, and mum and bubba are doing fine.

"We are looking forward to a nice quiet couple of weeks getting to know our baby. Thanks to everyone at Musgrove Park Hospital :)))"

The Somerset hospital where Emily gave birth is the hospital where her surgeon father works.

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Earlier this morning, Twitter was abuzz with rumours of the birth.

And last night, several people tweeted that they had seen the couple at the hospital with their newborn.

“Peter Andre is in the hospital I work at, with Emily and his baby daughter. OMG," tweeted one.

Congratulations to the new parents!

Now, what's the name going to be, do you think?

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