Noel Fielding's pregnant girlfriend goes into labour: Lliana Bird is 'taken ...

Noel Fielding's girlfriend of eight years Lliana Bird has reportedly gone into labour.

According to The Sun, the 36-year-old was taken into hospital on Saturday just as she reached her due date, and the pair are now patiently awaiting the arrival of their first child. 

Radio presenter Lliana confirmed her pregnancy last month, and it has since been claimed that Noel, who hosts beloved series The Great British Bake Off, is excited to 'settle down' with a family.

Dad-to-be: Noel Fielding's girlfriend of eight years Lliana Bird has reportedly gone into labour with their first child (pictured in August 2017) 

Dad-to-be: Noel Fielding's girlfriend of eight years Lliana Bird has reportedly gone into labour with their first child (pictured in August 2017) 

A source told the paper: 'Lliana was taken into hospital on Saturday and they have just been playing the waiting game over the weekend.

'They have both been able to take some time away from work for the arrival of their baby.'

The insider added that the comedian, 44, is more than ready for fatherhood, and is happy to put his

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