Parents celebrate their Christmas Day new born babies

Christmas Day was particularly special for these two young couples this year as they welcomed their festive babies into the world after they were born at the Royal Victoria Hospital in Belfast.

Mum Nicole Cochrane and dad Martin with newborn baby girl, Darcy. She was born by C-Section on Christmas Day in the RJMS at 03.36am, weighing 7lb 10oz (3470g).
 Photo Laura Davison/Pacemaker Press
Mum Nicole Cochrane and dad Martin with newborn baby girl, Darcy. She was born by C-Section on Christmas Day in the RJMS at 03.36am, weighing 7lb 10oz (3470g). Photo Laura Davison/Pacemaker Press

Pictured above are Nicole Cochrane and her partner Martin Daly, with their newborn baby girl, Darcy.

She arrived by Caesarean section in the Royal Jubilee Maternity Hospital at 3.36am on December 25, weighing a 7 lb 10oz (3470g).

Also enjoying their extra special Christmas delivery were Courtney Moore and David Farrell, whose precious new little boy at the time of going to print was still to be given a name.

Mum Courtney Moore and dad David Farrell with newborn baby boy. He was born on Christmas Day in the RJMS Active Birth Centre at 08.22am, weighing 6lb 6oz (2890g). Photo Laura Davison/Pacemaker Press

He arrived into the world at 8.22am, weighing 6lb 6oz, and was born in the active Birth Centre at the RJMS, which is midwifery led.

Newborn baby Ciaran, born on Christmas Day in the Royal Jubilee Maternity Service at 00.20am, weighing 7lb 2oz (3240g). Mum is Lauren Maher. Photo Laura Davison/Pacemaker Press