Henry Archer

Henry Ian was conceived with donor sperm and born six weeks prematurely by caesarean section after Helen developed pre-eclampsia.

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2 January 2011
Lives at:
Blossom Hill Cottage

His arrival mended the rift between Helen and her father Tony over her choice to have a child alone.

Driven Helen soon found that the life of a single working mum became considerably easier when she and Henry moved back in with her parents at Bridge Farm.

The full, controversial story of Henry's conception and birth - with audio clips

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