It was celebraton time on board the CalMac Rothesay to Wemyss Bay ship as a beautiful baby was born on board this morning.

The tot was born on the 7.15am sailing from Rothesay.

CalMac confirmed the happy news and believe it is a first for the ferry company.

Captain Lee McDowell, who was the Master on board this morning, said: “We are delighted at the news of a very special delivery on board MV Argyle in Wemyss Bay this morning – a baby girl!

"Our warmest wishes and congratulations to the parents, and to our youngest ever passenger.”

CalMac confirmed no staff involvement was necessary for the safe arrival on board.