Boris Johnson's wife Carrie gives birth to second child 1 month ago

Boris Johnson's wife Carrie gives birth to second child

It's a girl!

The Prime Minister and his wife Carrie Johnson on Thursday announced the birth of their second child, a baby girl.

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In a statement, a spokeswoman for the couple said: "The Prime Minister and Mrs Johnson are delighted to announce the birth of a healthy baby girl at a London hospital earlier today.

"Both mother and daughter are doing very well. The couple would like to thank the brilliant NHS maternity team for all their care and support."

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Carrie Johnson announced she was pregnant with their second child in July, revealing that she had earlier had a miscarriage. She said she felt "incredibly blessed" to be pregnant again.

The latest arrival is the seventh for Johnson.

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He has four children with ex-wife Marina Wheeler, a child born in 2009 as a result of an affair with art consultant Helen Macintyre, and now two children with his current wife.