It's a boy! MP Bridget Phillipson celebrates birth of baby

Bridget Phillipson
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Houghton and Sunderland South MP Bridget Phillipson has given birth to a baby boy.

The Labour politican put this post on Facebook at 4.50pm today and also shared the good news on Twitter: "Our lovely baby boy born this morning weighing 5lb 14oz. We're all doing well and couldn't be happier."

Read Bridget's latest column for the Echo here.