Rachel Stevens has given birth to her first child with husband Alex Bourne, a girl named Amelie.
Rachel Stevens has given birth to a baby girl.
The former S Club 7 singer - who is married to Alex Bourne - gave birth this morning (16.11.10) to a girl who has been named Amelie, and the British star is said to be "doing really well".
A statement released to BANG Showbiz read: "Rachel Stevens and Alex Bourne are delighted to announce the birth of their daughter Amelie. She arrived this morning at 2.05am; mother and baby are both doing really well."
Rachel, 32, announced her pregnancy in May and said she was delighted at the prospect of becoming a parent.
She said: "We are thrilled and so excited about becoming parents."
She has previously revealed she was very keen to start a family with Alex, although she was unsure what kind of mother she would be.
She said: "We'd absolutely love to have children. I think having children is the most amazing thing.
'I don't think I can tell what kind of mum I'd be until I go through it. It's such a life-changing thing. But I do have a little niece and nephew so I can just about change a nappy. Alex would be a great dad - he's very hands-on."