Sarah Bowskill gives birth on roadside 45 mins after doctors said "you"re not in labour"

Woman forced to give birth on roadside just 45 minutes after hospital doctors told her “you”re not in labour”

2:34 PM on 27th September 2011

Nightmare labour: Sarah Bowskill (left), pitured with her mother Yvonne Bowskill and daughter Lily May, was turned away from Good Hope hospital in Birmingham when midwives did not believe she was in labour

Nightmare labour: Sarah Bowskill (left), pitured with her mother Yvonne Bowskill and daughter Lily May, was turned away from Good Hope hospital in Birmingham when midwives did not believe she was in labour

Sent home: Mother-of-two, Sarah, ended up giving birth to her daughter in the back of an ambulance 45 minutes after being turned away from the hospital

Sent home: Mother-of-two, Sarah, ended up giving birth to her daughter in the back of an ambulance 45 minutes after being turned away from the hospital

Worried grandmother: Yvonne Bowskill said Sarah

Worried grandmother: Yvonne Bowskill said Sarah “was completely shell-shocked and could not believe what had happened to her or the ordeal she had been subjected to”

Lisa Dunn, Good Hope hospital director, said:

Lisa Dunn, Good Hope hospital director, said: “We are very disappointed to learn of these complaints raised”