Jessamy Stoddart welcomes a baby girl

Jessamy Stoddart has given birth to a baby girl credit:Bang Showbiz
Jessamy Stoddart has given birth to a baby girl credit:Bang Showbiz

Jessamy Stoddart has given birth to a baby girl.

The 29-year-old actress - who plays Liberty Savage in 'Hollyoaks' - has taken to Instagram to announce that she and her husband Ryan O'Gorman have welcomed a baby girl called Joni.

Jessamy wrote on the photo-sharing platform: "Our little girl Joni Drew O’Gorman 04/01/2023 8lb4.

"After every storm comes a rainbow and this rainbow came on the anniversary of of us first finding out we were pregnant.

"We are besotted. @lwhhomebirthteam and @liverpoolwomens I owe you the world xxx. (sic)"

The actress has already been inundated with congratulatory messages from some of her showbiz pals.

Anna Passey - who plays Sienna Blake, her on-screen sister - wrote: "Oh Jess! What a little angel. Good work superhero! Can’t wait to meet her! Congratulations to you and Ry xx. (sic)"

Stephanie Waring also offered her congratulations to Jessamy and Ryan.

The 44-year-old star - who plays Cindy Cunningham in 'Hollyoaks' - said: "Congratulations to you both what a perfect beautiful gift! Welcome to the world Joni (sic)"

Meanwhile, Jessamy previously took to social media to discuss her pregnancy journey, admitting that it had been far from straightforward for the loved-up couple.

The actress also revealed her baby was due to arrive in December.

Alongside some photos of her growing baby bump, Jessamy said on Instagram: "Baby O'G, you are so loved already.

"Our little rainbow, due December 2022. Getting to this point has been a journey for us - the road to parenthood often is, so to anyone reading this heavy hearted on their own baby journey, I see you and I feel you. (sic)"