Melanie Chisholm of the spice girls has announced that she is to have her first child.

The 34 year old announced today that she is expecting a child with her partner of six years Thomas Starr.

She is the last of the spice girls to have a child.

Posh spice has three boys, Scary spice has two girls, Baby spice has one boy and Ginger spice has a girl called bluebell.