Westlife star Nicky Byrne and his wife Georgina Ahern have announced that they are expecting their third child.

On Twitter, Byrne wrote: "It's time to share our exciting news... Georgina is expecting! Third Baby Byrne is on the way!"

The Irish Independent reports that Ahern is believed to be "around four months pregnant".

The couple already have six-year-old twins, Rocco and Jay.