Baby joy for Les

Les Dennis and fiancée Claire Nicholson welcomed a baby girl into the world yesterday morning.

Eleanor Grace – who has been given Les’s real surname Heseltine – was born at 4.30am at a London hospital.

‘We’re really thrilled,’ Les tell the Daily Mirror. ‘This is a dream come true. We’re ecstatic!’

Les met Claire, 37, at a charity ball in 2006. It’s their first child together.

A spokeswoman for the pair said: ‘Mother and baby are both fine.’

Les, 53 – who is divorced from Britain’s Got Talent star Amanda Holden, 37 – also has a son Philip, 28, with his first wife Lynne.

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