Mother and Baby

Jamie and Jools Oliver welcome baby number five

Section: Celebrity Mums

Congratulations Jamie and Jools Oliver on the birth of baby number five! 

The chef and his wife both announced the birth of their new baby boy on Instagram with two adorable photos. 

Mum Jools proudly posted a photo of her breastfeeding their new son - boy number two for the couple, who also have three older daughters. 

Jools wrote: “Little baby boy Oliver has arrived we are so very happy, blessed, grateful and totally in love all over again and so very proud of our two eldest daughters who cut the cord ❤️ Jamie was my hero 💙 (no name yet)!!! XXXX”


Jamie posted a photo of his new baby all wrapped up in a gorgeous blanket all covered in ducks, and captioned it: “And then this just happened guys !! IT'S A BABY BOY !! 😀 Everyone in the Oliver family is very surprised and beyond happy. He arrived safely, mum / @joolsoliver was really really amazing, unbelievably composed, natural birth and my two eldest Girls got to come in at the very end as the baby was born which was amazing to witness very very emotional. 8 lbs ( that's 16 packs of butter for you bakers out there) anyway were all hitting the hay it's been a long day big love... bless a little baby boy Woop Woop !!!! And love to all you mums out there how amazing you are it blows my mind .... Big love jamie o p.s no baby names yet .......😜😎👍🏻😛🙂”


Congratulations to the happy couple - now to find a name. It‘s sure to be another unique baby name, to go with their other children, Daisy Boo Pamela, Petal Blossom Rainbow, Poppy Honey Rosie, and Buddy Bear Maurice. 


Photos: Jools Oliver & Jamie Oliver/Instagram

  • Author: Sophie Knight Sophie Knight
  • Job Title: Contributing Editor

Sophie is a journalist and mum of one, and previously edited before moving on to write about family cars for - now Sophie is Commercial Content Editor for M&B, Closer, Heat, Empire, Yours, Garden News, and 

She is passionate about raising awareness around postnatal depression and is a Mental Health First Aider.

Sophie studied History at the University of Sheffield and has been in journalism for 16 years. 

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