A baby born prematurely weighing the same as a loaf of bread has celebrated his first birthday. Buddy Webb arrived before his lungs had developed and tipped the scales at 1lb 13oz.
His mother Rachel’s waters broke just 24 weeks and six days in to her pregnancy. Dad Paul, 34, said: “It was a complete shock. "Up until that point we were enjoying a low-risk pregnancy.” After being rushed to A&E, Rachel was transferred to London’s Evelina Children’s Hospital, where medics tried to delay the birth to