TV presenter Kathryn Thomas and her family are celebrating the birth of baby daughter Grace.
She took to Instagram yesterday to share the news that baby Grace Anne was born at 11.35am on Tuesday, weighing 8lb 3oz. Ms Thomas said Grace Anne was sleeping well and “everyone is great”.
Grace Anne is baby No 2 for Ms Thomas and her husband Pádraig McLoughlin. Their daughter Ellie was born in March 2018.
As well as posting a picture of her new daughter on the social media platform, Ms Thomas thanked the staff at Dublin’s Coombe Hospital for the care she received there.
She also mentioned staff at the Merrion Fertility Clinic “who were with us from the very beginning helping to make our dreams of family a reality”.
In her Instagram message the Operation Transformation host wrote; “Our gorgeous girl, Grace Anne McLoughlin was born safely on Tues 26th @ 11.35am weighing 8lbs 3oz. Everyone is great. Baby sleeping. Mama knackered.
“A huge thank you to my amazing doc Hugh O’Connor and everyone @thecoombehospital. Blown away once again by the nurses and midwives. Nothing but incredible care, reassurance and even a bit of craic to keep you sane in those anxious moments.”