Popular baby names
The most popular baby names for 2018 in West Lothian have been revealed with Lewis and Emily taking top spots.
Lewis proved the most popular boys’ name amongst new parents with 17 babies taking the title and Emily was the biggest hit for girls with 20 born in West Lothian this year according to the National Records of Scotland.
West Lothian parents again bucked the national trend with their name selections as Jack and Olivia proved the most popular baby names for boys and girls in Scotland for the second year in a row.
Emily was the second most popular girls’ name throughout Scotland with 395 babies taking the name and Lewis was the fifth most popular boys name with 279 parents choosing it.