Three recent baby name stories out of England:
- Evie Megan: In December of 2013, a baby girl born in Manchester — on Christmas Eve, in the passenger seat of a Renault Megane — was named Evie Megan.
- Chloe: In December of 2015, a baby girl born to a family in Northhampton was named Holly Chloe, middle name in honor of the paramedic who assisted her mother during the birth.
- Thatcher: In January of 2016, a baby boy born to a Conservative councillor in Essex was named Thatcher after former prime minister Margaret Thatcher.
And here are two non-names: In April of 2016, a mother in Powys was forbidden from naming her twins (a girl and a boy) Cyanide and Preacher.
Here are three earlier name stories from nearby Scotland and Ireland.
Sources: Meet the Christmas baby named after the car she was born in, Baby named after the paramedic who helped with delivery, Essex man names his baby after ex-PM Margaret Thatcher, Powys mum banned from naming daughter Cyanide by court