Newham’s babies of 2013: Baby Matthew from Stratford

Mother-of-four Emma Abbot with her newborn baby Matthews.

Mother-of-four Emma Abbot with her newborn baby Matthews. - Credit: Archant

One mother’s house in Stratford just got a little busier after she gave birth to her fourth bundle of joy on New Year’s Day.

Mother-of-four Emma Abbot with her newborn baby Matthews.

Mother-of-four Emma Abbot with her newborn baby Matthews. - Credit: Archant

Emma Abbott, 29, went into labour at 4.30pm at Newham University Hospital in Plaistow where she gave birth a speedy a hour and a half later while to her third son Matthew Jon-Lewis at Newham University Hospital in Plaistow.

Mother-of-four Emma Abbot with newborn baby Matthews and Jaiden, five, Ellis, three, and Lola-Rose,

Mother-of-four Emma Abbot with newborn baby Matthews and Jaiden, five, Ellis, three, and Lola-Rose, four. - Credit: Archant

Emma took baby Matthew home to Maryland Square the following day to meet his two brothers.

Mother-of-four Emma Abbot with her newborn baby Matthews.

Mother-of-four Emma Abbot with her newborn baby Matthews. - Credit: Archant

Emma said: “They are all very excited. But I don’t think I’m planning any more. No, that’s definitely it for me.”

Matthew was born at 6.08pm weighing 9lbs 7ozs.

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