Cross-station celebration for Cotton baby
BBC Radio 1 presenter Fearne Cotton has given birth to a baby boy called Rex, making Absolute Radio host Ronnie Wood a Granddad again.
Fearne announced the news on Twitter, saying she and her partner Jesse Wood are “beyond in love”. The tweet has been re-tweeted over 20,000 times so far.
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
Musician Jesse Wood has two children already, from his marriage to Tilly Wood. Fearne has been on maternity since December, with Sara Cox covering her morning show.
Friends have been congratulating her, including former colleague Chris Moyles and Heart presenter Emma Bunton:
A massive bundle of Love to @Fearnecotton, Jess and Rex.
— Chris Moyles (@ChrisMoyles) February 21, 2013
So excited for @Fearnecotton congratulations and well done mummy!
— Emma Bunton (@EmmaBunton) February 21, 2013