10 of the weirdest birth stories

Birth stories are usually pretty amazing, but can anything top the ways these babies came into the world?

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  • Special delivery!

    This mum took a whole post office by surprise when she went into unexpected labour – with the post master helping deliver her first class baby!

  • You-Tube labour

    When this man’s wife suddenly went into labour, he checked out some YouTube videos to help him deliver his son!

  • Bus baby

    Imagine being in the first stages of labour, so you jump the bus to hospital – but don’t quite make it in time... this mum knows exactly how it feels!

  • Toilet seat tot

    This little ones mum was in the loo on a train, at the time of her labour – what happened next is something this mum will never forget…

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  • Delivery drive!

    An American mum-to-be gave birth whilst driving – yes driving! – herself to hospital… Talk about multi-tasking!

  • Supermarket delivery

    Staff at Asda had to find their midwifery skills as this shopper went into unexpected labour while doing her weekly shop!

  • Baby Elevator?

    This little one was named after the place she was born in – can you guess what?

  • Mini midwife

    When this mum-to-be went into labour, it’s lucky her 12-year-old son was at home…

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  • Born 2,000 feet in the air!

    This mum went into labour while on a plane! Was there a doctor on board?

  • Natural-born sailor

    We wouldn’t be surprised if this little boy grows up to be a captain on a ship or even a coastguard rescuer, after his dramatic birth…