Rivers and Rocks feature on names list

Jack and Emily were the most popular names given to babies born in Scotland in 2015, according to national records.

It is the eighth consecutive year that Jack has ranked top for a boy’s name, and the second year running for girls’ name Emily.

The information comes from the National Records of Scotland (NRS) which lists all the first forenames that were given to babies whose births were registered in 2015.

The name Jack was given to 565 baby boys, while 497 girls were named Emily.

More unusual names on the list included Kingsford, River, and Rock for boys, and Fox, Bow and December-Lee for girls.