Jake Quickenden has welcomed a baby boy with girlfriend Sophie Church, sharing the first snaps of their newborn on Instagram.
Taking to social media, the Dancing On Ice winner proudly introduced fans to baby Leo Oliver Quickenden.
Alongside a series of snaps from hospital, the 32-year-old said: ‘ITS A BOY….. meet Leo Oliver Quickenden.
‘I am so overwhelmed right now, but first I want to say Sophie you’re amazing and watching you during all this made me love you even more, I already know you’re an amazing mum and cannot wait to raise this beautiful little baby with you!!
‘I also have such a mixture of feelings, I’m so so happy but also feel a little sadness my dad and brother are not around to meet my baby!!
‘I promise to be a great dad, I will make mistakes but promise I won’t make the same one twice, I will learn on the job like most parents and will do everything in my best interest for you.
‘The most beautiful thing in the world. All very tired but that’s obviously expected! Much love.’
‘The birth was beautiful and really quick!!! Well done @sophie__church,’ he concluded the post, with a string of love heart emoji.
Right on cue, fans and famous friends flooded the post with well wishes.
Love Island’s Wes Nelson simply wrote: ‘Congrats my brother.’
Ore Oduba replied: ‘You’re gonna be the best dad mate. We all know it.
‘Congratulations to you and your beautiful family xxx.’
Marcel Somerville commented: ‘Congratulations my bro. So happy for you and the missus.’
While a fan added: ‘Huge congratulations big man! So happy for you both!’