First child for TV and radio presenter
Congratulations to Fearne Cotton on the birth of her first baby! She and partner Jesse Wood (son of Ronnie Wood) welcomed their son, who they have named Rex, today. She announced the news via Twitter, saying:
Jesse and I are over the moon to announce the arrival of Rex Rayne Wood born on the 21.2.13 ?? beyond in love— fearne cotton (@Fearnecotton) February 21, 2013
She went on maternity leave from Radio 1 over Christmas in 2012, with Sara Cox covering her show, and Kelly Brook taking her place for Celebrity Juice until she returns.
Her numerous celebrity pals also utilised Twitter to thank the joyous couple:
@fearnecotton Sending you lots of love!! Congratulations xxxxx— Kelly Brook (@IAMKELLYBROOK) February 21, 2013
So excited for @fearnecotton congratulations and well done mummy!— Emma Bunton (@EmmaBunton) February 21, 2013
Congratulations @fearnecotton and Jesse. Lots of love to the three of you! X— antanddec (@antanddec) February 21, 2013
Jesse and Fearne have been dating since 2011. He has two children with his ex-wife Tilly Wood, and also plans to marry Fearne! Speaking to the Sun last year, he said, "We are definitely going to walk down the aisle. We just haven't decided when. We are living together and I am so excited about the baby."