British ambassador adds a sabra baby girl to his family

Matthew Gould is Britain's first Jewish envoy to Israel; Rachel Elizabeth Gould was born at the Tel Aviv Medical Center.

April 1, 2011 13:49
UK envoy Matthew Gould and family

gould wife baby 311. (photo credit: Miri Gattnyo)

Britain's first Jewish ambassador to Israel, Matthew Gould and his wife Celia had their first sabra baby girl on Friday.

Baby Rachel Elizabeth was born early Friday morning at the Lis Maternity Hospital in the Tel Aviv Medical Center.

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"We are both incredibly happy and proud new parents," Gould said. "We are very grateful for the fabulous care we've received and all the mazel tovs we've been sent."

"Now all we need is several weeks' sleep," he added.

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