08/01/2014 06:29 GMT | Updated 23/01/2014 08:17 GMT

Peter Andre Baby: Star Confirms Girlfriend Emily MacDonagh Has Given Birth To A Baby Girl

Peter Andre has confirmed that his girlfriend Emily MacDonagh has given birth to a baby girl.

The singer announced the news on Twitter, after another new mother at the hospital where the baby was delivered called a local paper with the news.

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Peter Andre and girlfriend Emily MacDonagh

He wrote: "Now that I have had the opportunity to tell Junior & Pringles , we are very happy to announce the safe arrival of our beautiful baby girl:) We are extremely thrilled and mum and bubba are doing fine. We are looking forward to a nice quiet couple of weeks getting to know our baby. Thanks to everyone at Musgrove Park Hospital :)))

While It is the first child for the couple, Peter already has two children with ex-wife Katie Price.

He and 24-year-old Emily announced their surprise pregnancy last July, after dating for a year.

Congratulations to both of them!

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