Ashley James has revealed her baby son’s name as she opens up about the difficulties she faced during labour.
The 33-year-old former Made In Chelsea star welcomed her first child with boyfriend Tom Andrews on January 9 and she has revealed that they have named him Alfie River Andrews.
Speaking to Hello! magazine, Ashley said that the 18 hour labour and giving birth was more difficult than the two marathons she has run.
Ashley said: “I love being a mum. Every day I love him more.
“Before he came along, I suffered from anxiety, but now I feel calm and content, as if I was made to be a mum.”
She continued: “I’ve run two marathons, but giving birth is harder.
“I was in labour for 18 hours, but Tommy was with me all the way, holding my hand. And when Alfie finally emerged, it was amazing.
“I used to think that I didn’t want children. Now I can’t imagine not wanting a baby or being without him.”
Ashley said she might not have had a baby had it not been for the lockdown due to the coronavirus pandemic.
She continued: “Our relationship had…