Burton Latimer woman gives birth to Kettering General Hospital’s first baby of 2016

Christopher Allen and Cathy Annis with Elisia, first baby born at KGH on January 1, 2016
Christopher Allen and Cathy Annis with Elisia, first baby born at KGH on January 1, 2016

A Burton Latimer woman saw in the New Year dramatically – after giving birth to Kettering General Hospital’s first child of 2016.

Cathy Annis and Christopher Allen were left celebrating after their baby girl was born at 1.25am on January 1.

Christopher and Cathy with Elisia

Christopher and Cathy with Elisia

Cathy gave birth to Elisia Grace Alice, who was born at a healthy weight of 7lb 9oz.

New dad Christopher said: “Both mum and baby are home and Elisia is settled and sleeping well.

“She was actually due a week before she was born so she’s kept us hanging on.

“It’s a great way to start 2016.”

Elisia Grace Alice Allen

Elisia Grace Alice Allen