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Lucy Mecklenburgh and Ryan Thomas confirm the daughter’s name

Lucy gave birth to their daughter in May

Author: Alex RossPublished 21 hours ago
Last updated 21 hours ago

Weeks after welcoming their beautiful baby girl into the world, celebrity couple Ryan Thomas and Lucy Mecklenburgh have announced they’ve finally decided on a name for their daughter.

Former TOWIE star Lucy shared a super cute photo of her daughter in her crib and told her fans: “Yay!! I finally have a name!!! Lilah Rae Thomas ๐Ÿ’•๐Ÿ‘ผ’.

Lucy’s celebrity friends were quick to comment on the adorable photo. Samantha Faiers wrote: “Gorgeous girl ๐Ÿ’•”, Lydia Bright added: “Perfect girl โค๏ธ”.

Former Coronation Street actress Catherine Tyldesley commented: “Can’t handle this ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜” and Darby Ward added: “Congratulations she’s beautiful โค๏ธ”.

Lucy and Ryan, who already share son Roman, announced the news of Lilah’s birth in late May and posted a black and white photo of their daughter’s tiny hand.

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Following Ryan’s proposal to Lucy during a romantic trip to Italy in June 2019, the couple welcomed their first child together, a baby boy named Roman, in March 2020.

Ryan is also a proud father to his 13-year-old daughter Scarlett, who is set to make her acting debut in the reboot of Waterloo Road later this year alongside her uncle Adam Thomas.

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