Michelle Heaton gave birth to a baby boy this morning (28.02.14).

The Liberty X singer - who already has two-year-old daughter Faith - welcomed her son into the world at 8.45am and proud father and husband Hugh Hanley gushed about his ''amazing'' wife as he announced the happy news on Twitter

He tweeted: ''Our little man arrived this morning at 8.49am my beautiful wife @wonderwomanshel was amazing, I'm so proud of her. Both are doing great (sic)''

Michelle has been ''snuggling'' with the new addition and thanked fans who sent messages congratulating the couple on the happy news.

She added: ''Thank you all so much for your well wishes. Mine & @hughhanley little boy is snuggled into us and we are the happiness parents ever. Xx (sic)''

Fans and celebrity friends, including 'Hollyoaks' star Gemma Merna, The Only Way Is Essex's Jessica Wright and Amy Childs sent their best wishes to Michelle and Hugh on the social networking site.

Michelle began anticipating the arrival of the little one since Thursday (27.02.14) and became ''bored'' of waiting.

She wrote: ''Lol no peeps ..I'm not in labour .. Just bored of waiting lol xxxxx (sic)''