Coronation Street: Katy Armstrong will have her baby on Christmas Eve!
However, as Chesney is stuck miles away from Weatherfield when Katy goes into labour, he’ll have a Planes, Trains and Automobiles-esque dash to get back to Coronation Street in time to see his son born.
But fear not, for according to the Daily Mail – who carried the picture on the left today – Ches does make it in time to see little Joseph Brown enter the world.
When their baby’s born, Ches tells Katy, “I can’t believe it. We’ve got a son. Our son, my son. I love you so much.”
Christmas 1998 saw Judy Mallett (Gaynor Faye) give birth to twins, but she sadly died a few weeks later and her husband moved away from the Street with the babies.
Let’s take a look at those Christmas births…