Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin are delighted to announce the birth of their first child, Apple Blythe Alison Martin, who was born in London, after a long labour, on May 14, and weighed 9lb 11oz.
Both mother and baby are very well. Chris said: "We are 900 miles over the moon, and we'd like to thank everyone at the hospital who have looked after us amazingly".
They will both make great parents. Chris can sing to her every night
What a lucky little girl Apple is.