The best gift of all - Christmas Day baby Jack

Born on Christmas day, Jack McIntyre with dad Andy McIntyre and mum Hannah Ward, at Calderdale Royal Hospital.
Born on Christmas day, Jack McIntyre with dad Andy McIntyre and mum Hannah Ward, at Calderdale Royal Hospital.

THERE was an extra special Christmas gift for this Halifax couple with the arrival of baby Jack.

The little boy arrived at 11.49pm on Christmas Day, weighing 6lb 2oz.

He the first child for Hannah Ward, 29, and Andy McIntyre, from Savile Park, and arrived nine days late.

“As soon as I went over my due date, people were telling me he’d be a Christmas Day baby,” said Hannah.

Jack was one of 13 babies born in Calderdale on Christmas Day.

He and another baby were delivered at Calderdale Royal Hospital’s birth centre while 11 others were born on the hospital’s delivery ward.