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21st Jun 2024

Emily Atack welcomes first child and reveals adorable name

Sophie Collins

Emily Atack

Emily Atack has announced the birth of her first child. 

The 34-year-old star known for her stint on I’m A Celebrity and The Inbetweeners, shared that she and her partner, scientist Dr. Alistair Garner, have welcomed a baby boy.

She also shared her bundle of joy’s name; Barney James Garner.

In a heartfelt Instagram post, Emily introduced her newborn to the world with a touching black-and-white photo. 

The image shows the new family, with baby Barney lying peacefully on Emily’s chest, and Alistair by their side. 

Accompanying the sweet snap, Emily wrote: “We have a beautiful son. Barney James Garner. All my dreams have come true.”

The announcement quickly drew an outpouring of love and congratulations from Emily’s celebrity friends. 

Stacey Dooley expressed her excitement with a series of enthusiastic “yeses” and a love heart emoji. 

Dragons’ Den’s Sara Davies chimed in with a warm, “Congratulations lovely!” while Lisa Snowdon sent her love, writing, “Oh darling Em! Yay! Congratulations to you both. Loads of love and welcome to the world little Barney.”

The celebratory messages continued with Chloe Madeley posting: “CONGRATULATIONS GUYS WE LOVE YOU ALL SO MUCH,” and Ashley Roberts adding, “Aww congrats Ems!!!” Sophie Ellis-Bextor also shared her joy, commenting, “Congratulations!! Xxx.”

Congratulations to Emily Atack and Alistair Garner on their beautiful new addition!