Heather Peace’s wife Ellie has given birth to their first daughter.
The out Waterloo Road and Lip Service star, who entered into a civil partnership with long-term girlfriend Ellie in 2013 and converted to a marriage last year, broke the news to her fans over Twitter.
Ellie gave birth to our daughter today at 1.46pm.
She's perfect and we feel so thankful & blessed. Much love, H xxx pic.twitter.com/IxYEVzmg7v
— Heather Peace (@heatherpeace) April 17, 2015
The birth was greeted with congratulatory messages for the proud parents over Twitter from her fans, with many tweeting Peace their best wishes.
The news comes less than a month after Peace announced the pregnancy with her wife, Ellie.