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stmaryshospitalentranceFour babies were welcomed into the world at St Mary’s Hospital yesterday, New Year’s Day.

In total three boys and a girl were born on 1st January 2015, who join 6 other babies sharing a special birthday.

The first to arrive was a baby girl who was born at 01:58, a daughter for Bernadette Speight of Cowes, and James Morman. Their daughter weighed in at 7lb 11oz.

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Six hours later at 08:10 she was followed by Theo Robert, a son for Danniella Powell of Ryde, and Ryan Marlow. Their son weighed in at 9lb 15oz.

Theo was soon followed at 09:23 by Dylan Logan, a son for Kimberley and Sam Draper. Their son weighed in at 6lb 6oz.

Finally, at 22:19, Bailey James entered the world – a son for Megan Tuck of Newport and Ian Doughty. Their son weighed in at 8lb 1oz.

Head of Midwifery for NHS Isle of Wight, Annie Hunter said:

“Congratulations to all the parents on their new arrivals.   It’s a fantastic way to start the New Year and thanks to all the staff for working over the holiday period.”

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