Bermuda has welcomed its first two babies of 2020.

The first baby born at 7:58am was a girl weighing 7lb 2oz.

A spokesperson for the Bermuda Hospitals Board (BHB) said the family requested not to be named.

The second baby, Nia Elizabella Taylor, was born at 12:06pm weighing 4lb 1oz, to parents Keneshia and Terence Taylor.

“Staff of the King Edward VII Memorial Hospital maternity unit have been busy on the first day of 2020, welcoming two New Year’s babies with a possible third on the way,” the BHB spokesperson added.

“Both babies were expected in the middle of January but decided to make early appearances.

“The babies and their mothers are healthy and getting some much needed rest.”