OLIVER Proudlock has become a dad for the first time after wife Emma Louise Connolly gave birth to a baby girl.
The Made In Chelsea star announced the arrival of his little girl on Instagram tonight in a joint message with model Emma, 30.
Oliver, 33, revealed they welcomed daughter Bonnie Lou into the world on Saturday May 14th.
The couple shared a black and white video of the newborn kicking her legs, and penned: ‘”She’s here ❤️
“With so much love and pride, we are thrilled to share the safe & healthy arrival of our beautiful baby girl.
“She has already filled us with so much love and happiness. Our Bonnie Lou Proudlock, 14/05/22.”
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Their joyous news sparked a flurry of messages from friends, including model Daisy Lowe, who said: “Over the moon for you both!! Congratulations ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️”
Presenter Angela Scanlon wrote: “Agghhhhhhhh I was just thinking about you today. Congrats. What a beautiful name. Can’t wait to meet her xxx”
And This Morning star Rochelle Humes commented: “Congratulations beautiful 💕 enjoy this beautiful baby bubble ✨”
Oliver and Emma married in a secret wedding ahead of the UK’s third lockdown in December 2020 after postponing their nuptials due to the pandemic.
A year later they announced they were expecting their first child.
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“1 year married, 1 yeah baby on the way. We are bursting with love and gratitude for our very precious little growing gift,” Ollie captioned the post.
The couple were originally meant to say ‘I do’ at Cowdray Park in front of 200 guests, before opting for a smaller affair.
Following multiple delays, they decided to wed in an intimate ceremony at St Alban’s Church in Fulham with 15 guests – with their reception held at London hotel and members club, The Ned.
Speaking of the stress they went through with a day’s, Emma-Louise said: “… Just days before we were due to get married, Boris dropped the bomb that lockdown was happening and everything would be cancelled again.
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“It was like something out of Home Alone, I just started running round calling everyone to see if they could change the date,” Proudlock added.
“By the time Emma got home I said ‘don’t worry we’re getting married tomorrow instead.'”
Reflecting on their wedding, Emma branded it “an amazing, emotional and intimate day”, despite Proudlock’s mother having to watched their ‘I dos’ from a live feed in her living room in America.