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Chanelle Hayes gives birth to second son

Chanelle Hayes is "over the moon" following the birth of her son.

Chanelle Hayes has given birth to her second son.

The 29-year-old reality star took to Instagram on Wednesday (30Aug17) to announce the happy news, revealing that her first child with partner Ryan Oates made his entrance into the world on Tuesday.

Chanelle, who is already mother to seven-year-old son Blakely from a previous relationship, told her fans: "Ryan, Blakely and I are absolutely over the moon to announce that the new addition to our little family has arrived safely and in a perfect package on Tuesday 29th August 2017 at 1:34 am. #ThreeBecomesFour."

Ryan later added on Twitter: "We are so in love with our beautiful little baby boy - @chanellejhayes you were incredible. What an amazing feeling, he's just perfect!"

The couple have yet to reveal the tot's name.

However, in an interview with The Sun Online back in March, Big Brother star Chanelle admitted she and Ryan were struggling to settle on a moniker for their child.

"We've got a book with 10,000 baby names in and we still can't find any. We're keeping that a secret until the baby is here," she smiled. "We don't know whether we're going for traditional names or not yet. It's harder at the moment because we don't know the sex.

"Once we find out the sex I think we'll knuckle down."

Chanelle didn't have an easy ride with her second pregnancy. She was diagnosed with hyperemesis, a form of serious morning sickness, and told This Morning in June: "My hyperemesis has really been wiping me out. I can throw up nearly 40 times a day. I feel so sorry for my partner and my son because I've just been so absent from their lives.

"I've been on a drip in hospital numerous times, it's been awful. I can't even explain, it's been vile."

Belfast Telegraph