Westlife singer Mark Feehily and fiancé Cailean O’Neill have welcomed a baby girl to the world.
Mark posted an adorable snap of the proud dads with their daughter – who they have named Layla.
Walking away from the camera while pushing Layla in her hospital trolley, the smitten pair each raise an arm in celebration.
Alongside the picture posted on his Instagram account, Mark wrote: “Baby Layla born safe & sound @ 7.27pm on October 1st 2019! We’re the happiest Dads in the world!”
The couple, who are understood to have used a surrogate to make their parenting dreams come true, announced that they were expecting back in May.
A mirror selfie of the delighted pair, which also showed a scan and baby grow, was posted by Mark along with the words: “It really makes this my most special birthday EVER to let everyone know that later this year we will become Dads for the first time.
“This is the proudest moment of our lives and we are beyond excited to say it out loud!”
During a concert at Croke Park in Dublin Mark revealed to the crowd that they were expecting a girl and told them he couldn’t wait for her to ‘grow up in this country’
Mark and Cailean got engaged in February this year after four years together.
Mark and his Westlife band mates – Kian Egan, Nicky Byrne, Shane Filan – took part in a Westlife 20th anniversary reunion tour this year which included performances at the SSE Hydro .
They two stadium gigs planned for next year – at Wembley Stadium and Croke Park.