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Woman gave birth on train floor travelling from Borough Green and Wrotham

PUBLISHED: 11:28 11 March 2013 | UPDATED: 11:28 11 March 2013

A pregnant woman travelling from Borough Green and Wrotham gave birth on the floor of a rush hour train last week, little more than an hour after hospital staff told her to go home.

Sonia Banks, 22, was travelling with partner Allan Stanley, 21, when baby Phoebe suddenly arrived after a labour that lasted just 15 minutes.


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