The most popular baby names in every UK city

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Photo credit: Getty

From Cosmopolitan UK

Despite the sheer thought of sticky fingers and dirty nappies sending us running, we can't help but obsess over adorable baby names.

And now that we know the names at risk of going extinct this year, the ones that were most popular in 2016, and the kind of names families all over the world are opting for, it seemed about the right time to discover the most common name in the UK.

By the look of things, all of us should probably know an Olivia, an Amelia, an Oliver and a Jack, because they are pretty popular all over the country.

The data was collated by Character Cottages and pregnancy and parenting website Bounty, who have looked at the names of over 350,000 babies around the UK. Here are the results:

Photo credit: Country Cottages
Photo credit: Country Cottages

As for the most popular baby names overall?

Photo credit: Character Cottages
Photo credit: Character Cottages

Interesting, eh?

Someone give Beyoncé, Binky Felstead or Heidi and Spencer Pratt a call, because they might be in need of some British inspo.

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