THE PARENTS: Mum Gillian Esplin (29) is a civil servant and dad Daniel Wright (31) is a UK Border Force agent. The couple live together in Denny and are looking forward to getting married once they decide a date.
THE PREGNANCY: Gillian said the pregnancy was fairly straightforward. The biggest surprise was discovering she was having twins.
THE BIRTH: Gillian said the labour was fine and both babies arrived happy and healthy.
THE BABY: Leo and Ellie are two very happy and bubbly babies. Mum Gillian said: “They both sleep well throughout the night and the pair love each other very much.”
THE NAME: The couple decided on Ellie and Leo as it was the first two names fiancé Daniel agreed with. Gillian said: “They were the only names both of us liked after going through quite a lot of different ones.”
THE FAMILY: Tom and Heather Esplin along with Samantha McColgan are the proud grandparents of Leo and Ellie. The twins also have three sets of great grandparents.