Stephanie Davis is reportedly in labour after being admitted to hospital in her home city of Liverpool yesterday.
The actress claims that her child's dad is Irish model's Jeremy McConnell's - but he has denied that he is the father.
"Steph is so excited that the day has finally come that she will meet her son," a source said.
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The 23-year-old has been unusually quiet on social media for over two weeks in the lead up to her son's birth sparking concern among fans.
"At the moment she is focusing on welcoming her little boy – her priority is his safe delivery and spending some quality time with him," the source told The Sun.
"She is grateful for fans' support and well wishes but right now her attention is on getting to grips with being a mum."