- Paula_Lane (@lane_paula) August 17, 2014
Paula, who plays Kylie Platt on Corrie, announced on Twitter that 2014 had finished momentously for herself and husband Tom Shaw with the birth of their first child.
@SirTomShaw Our world is complete - we finished off a momentous year with the arrival of our beautiful baby boy on NYE!!!!
- Paula_Lane (@lane_paula) January 1, 2015
Paula, 28, is currently on maternity leave from the soap and her last scenes were screened on Christmas Day. She is due to return to the Street this spring.
Paula's co-star Catherine Tyldesley, who is currently expecting her first child, was amongst the first to congratulate her. She tweeted: "Massive congrats guys!!! Lots of love!! I'm cooking him a little pal as we speak ;-) xxx"
- Catherine Tyldesley (@Cath_Tyldesley) January 1, 2015
Paula broke the news of her pregnancy on Twitter back in June.
She wrote: '@SirTomShaw and I are thrilled to announce we have a Christmas pud in the oven! SURPRISE!'
Paula and Tom's baby boy is the last celebrity baby to be born in 2014, check out the gallery below to see other famous parents who welcomed new babies this year.
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