A Dad’s birth story

Hope you don’t mind a birth story from a Dad. After several years of struggling to conceive, my wife, Lisa, and I succeeded first time with IVF and were enjoying a wonderful problem-free twin pregnancy. In week 28, a scan showed that one of our twins (‘Twin 2’) was not growing as fast as he […]

Claire B

Well my twins story is both very sad and very happy. My husband and I already had a little boy who was born in August 2005 and so in April 2008 we decided to try for another baby. At the 12 week scan we were very surprised to find out that we were having twins […]



My birth story… by Karen G Alex woke me up early on the Friday morning – I was 37 weeks 5 days – I wanted more sleep so told him to go back to bed. Turning over, I thought I heard and felt a ‘pop’. Then thought no, it’s just wishful thinking. Anyway, I got […]


My birth story…by Karen (aka Crispycake) I went for my 32 week scan and was told that twin 1 had stopped growing and they wanted to keep me in. I didn’t want to stay in because it was my son’s birthday the next day and we had a BBQ planned for him, invites had gone […]



My Birth story… by Charlotte Murray It had been a very hot few days, end of April 1999. I had been signed off work sick and was 26 + weeks pregnant. My pregnancy so far had been up and down. First of all the nausea was like nothing I had expected or known in my […]

Two sets of black/white twins born to same couple

By JAMIE PYATT, The Sun, published: 31 Dec 2008 When twins Hayleigh and Lauren Durrant proudly got to hold their baby sisters, twins Miya and Leah, the chances were 2 in a million! When the first set of twins arrived in 2001, the couple were astonished to see that Lauren took after her white mum, […]


Twin Dad birth story. There are some moments in your life you never forget. Here is the story of how Lucy and Luke came into the world – as seen from Daddy’s eye’s. At around 6 months I’d been┬árelegated to the sofa league as the “bed wasn’t big enough for the both of us”. This […]