Alesha Dixon announces birth of first baby

PUBLISHED: 14:22 07 October 2013 | UPDATED: 16:12 07 October 2013

Alesha Dixon gave birth to her first child last week

Alesha Dixon gave birth to her first child last week


Alesha Dixon announced on Twitter that she gave birth to a daughter last week.

The Britain’s Got Talent judge, who grew up in Welwyn Garden City, has named the tot Azura Sienna.

The Scandalous singer, whose birthday is today, tweeted this morning: “Thank you for all of your lovely birthday messages! I’ve had the best present in the world.........

“My baby girl Azura Sienna was born last week!!! I’m elated and over the moon :) x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x”

She also said that her pregnancy had seemed quite short, adding: “It seems quick because I was hiding it for so long!!! “I was in my 6 month of pregnancy at the Britain’s Got Talent final! :) xxx.”

Azura Sienna is the former Strictly Come Dancing winner’s first child with her backing dancer partner Azuka Ononye.

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