Did I miss anything? SDLP leader's delight at birth of second child

There may not have been any major development on a deal at Stormont but one local politician witnessed a very special delivery on deadline day.

Thursday, 29th June 2017, 10:23 pm
Updated Tuesday, 12th September 2017, 11:31 am

While negotiations aimed at restoring powersharing stalled, SDLP leader Colum Eastwood and his wife Rachael welcomed baby Maya Olive, their second child, into the world.

The 34-year-old took to Twitter to express his delight at her arrival.

"Delighted to announce the birth of our beautiful baby girl, Maya Olive Eastwood.

"Mum and baby doing great.

"Did I miss anything today?"