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Charley Webb and Matthew Wolfenden Introduce Baby Boy Ace Gene to the World

In an OK! Magazine exclusive Charley Webb, 31, and her husband Matthew Wolfenden, 39, introduced the world to the latest addition to their family, their adorable new-born son, Ace Gene. Charley and Matthew share two older sons Buster, who was born in April 2010, and Bowie, who was born in December 2015. It was in February of this year that Charley had announced that she was pregnant with her third child, the adorable Ace Gene.

Charley, who has played the role of Emmerdale’s Debbie Dingle since 2002, joined the soap at the age of fourteen. Her accolades while in the role include nomination for Best Actress at the 2009 British Soap Awards and for Sexiest Female in the 2010 British Soap Awards. Her husband, and Emmerdale co-star, Matthew Wolfenden, who plays David Metcalfe in the soap, joined in 2006. Having met on the show, the couple have been together as a couple since 2007 and had been engaged since 2009. Their super-secret wedding took place at Ripley Castle in Harrowgate, where the guests had thought they were attending Charley’s thirtieth birthday party. Bridesmaids included various Emmerdale co-stars such as Lucy Pargeter and Sammy Winward.

Giving birth to their family’s latest arrival, Charley has spoken of how, when Ace was born, the umbilical cord was around his neck and he suffered difficulty breathing. Talking further about pains during her pregnancy, Charley has also mentioned how the delivery offered relief from an acute pelvic condition, Symphysis Pubic Dysfunction, which left her in “horrendous pain” throughout. The announcement of the birth appeared on Instgram on June 29th. Her husband, Matthew, had spoken of looking forward to the “chaos” the arrival of a third child would bring.