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Helen Skelton shares sweet snap taking her newborn baby on their first family walk

Helen Skelton shares sweet snap taking her newborn baby on their first family walk… after welcoming third child with husband Richie


Helen Skelton took her newborn baby on their first walk with the family on Tuesday.   

The Countryfile star, 38, announced the birth of her third child with rugby ace Richie Tyler, 31, on the social media app on Friday.

Taking to Instagram, Helen explored the great outdoors with her baby, whom she is yet to reveal the name or sex. 

The great outdoors: Helen Skelton took her newborn baby on their first walk with the family on Tuesday

Wrapped up in gym sportswear and a thick coat, Helen cradled her little one in a baby sling. 

She was joined by her husband, dog and two sons. The presenter captioned the post: ‘How many times on one walk can you say …. “please be careful kids”. And “is that a bit high?” 500 Apparently.

‘In other news…. I always hate the end of the school holidays. Hope you’re better prepared for the return to routine than I am.’ 

Motherhood: Wrapped up in gym sportswear and a thick coat, Helen cradled her little one in a baby sling

Motherhood: Wrapped up in gym sportswear and a thick coat, Helen cradled her little one in a baby sling

In her sweet announcement, Helen revealed that Richie became confused over term doula – a form of hired support in and after birthing.

She wrote: ‘Can always count on dickie …. of all the things he’s said (there’s been a lot) “don’t worry I will be your lido…” while on route to hospital might be my fave. The man meant Doula…

‘From the mouths of men. (pic from earlier this week – just haven’t posted partly because my mam likes the family what’s apps to be ahead of insta… 

Newborn life: Helen previously shared a glimpse of her newborn child with a sweet snap of them holding hands on Instagram on Sunday

Newborn life: Helen previously shared a glimpse of her newborn child with a sweet snap of them holding hands on Instagram on Sunday

‘Mainly because I am still failing to find appropriate words of thanks for our @nhsengland @nhsmillion …. legends the blooming lot of them).’

Helen already shares sons Ernie, six, and Louis, four, with Richie and they have decided not to reveal the name or sex of the newborn.

Back in September, the actress revealed her due date was New Years Eve as she discussed her third pregnancy on Lorraine. 

Maternity glow: Back in September, the actress revealed her due date was New Years Eve as she discussed her third pregnancy

Maternity glow: Back in September, the actress revealed her due date was New Years Eve as she discussed her third pregnancy

The Countryfile star told how her husband was hoping she wouldn’t give birth early like she did with her two previous children as he would miss Christmas.  

When asked by Lorraine on the show when her due date was she replied: ‘New Years Eve. The other two were early and my husband keeps saying can we not do Christmas because he missed the last one. 

‘I said that’s fine you do the dinner then I’ll sit there with my feet up!’ 

Helen has previously revealed she gave birth to her second child on the kitchen floor in France while her husband was away for work.    

Cute: Sharing a photo of England national rugby league team player Richie leaving hospital with the newborn on New Years Eve, Helen credited staff for their incredible support

 Cute: Sharing a photo of England national rugby league team player Richie leaving hospital with the newborn on New Years Eve, Helen credited staff for their incredible support

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