Maria Pridmore, from Spalding, suffered 14 miscarriages and a stillbirth - as well as giving birth to a son who died aged two weeks - before finally giving birth to her daughter, Mia. She says she and her partner John had almost given up hope of ever raising a family.
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Celebrations have begun in the run-up to the fiftieth Leeds West Indian Carnival, with the crowning of this year's Prince and Princess.
When Maria Simpson was given five days to live - the people of Hull made sure she everything she needed for her last-minute big day.
Dry, clear overnight. Hazy sunshine Monday morning, rain later.