NEW life has been brought into the world at the Royal Berkshire Hospital across Christmas and the start of 2019.

These are just some of the little ones who were born across the festive break.

Mikael Khan was born on Christmas Day to Nadeem and Imaan, weighing just over 8lb.

Reading’s first baby to be born in 2019 was Sloane Shergill.

The time of birth was recorded at three minutes into the New Year to Kavita and Shaun.

Ben and Melissa welcomed daughter Esme Rae, while Emelia Pedrick was also born on New Year’s Day, lighting up the lives of her parents Ingrid Valaikaite and Lewis Pedrick.