South East Wales

Woman gives birth to 'Princess' in Bute Street, Cardiff

Bute Street, Cardiff Image copyright Google

A woman has given birth to a baby girl on a Cardiff pavement, police have said.

Two officers were on patrol in Bute Street just before 03:00 GMT on Thursday when they saw a woman in labour.

Police said she was trying to make her way to hospital, but gave birth in the street with an ambulance attending soon afterwards.

Mother Mary and baby Princess are understood to be doing well.

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