Peterlee baby among first born in 2022 as mum and nana welcome bundle of joy on New Year's Day

A bundle of New Year’s joy arrived in the form of this cute baby boy.

Saturday, 1st January 2022, 12:50 pm

Jenson Richard Malcolm Kennedy was born at 7.56am this morning weighing 5lb 11oz, making him one of the first North East babies to arrive in 2022.

Arriving at the North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Trust, Jenson was welcomed by mum Angel and nana Angela.

Baby Jenson with mum Angel and nana Angela.