Former ‘The Xtra Factor’ presenter, Konnie Huq and husband Charlie Brooker today after giving birth to a baby boy.

Baby Covey was born at a London hospital at around 22:00 yesterday, weighing in at 6lb 2oz. A statement from the couple described the baby a “real cutie”. “We are chuffed to bits,” she added, “He is absolutely gorgeous.”

Konnie married TV critic Charlie Brooker in a secret ceremony in Las Vegas in 2010.