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The paramedic that delivered a baby in a broken lift has revisited the child named after her.
Nikki Wildman said: "We really appreciate the family taking the trouble to say thank you and I’m humbled that they’ve decided to use my name. It was a team effort on the day and Melissa definitely did all the hard work. It was lovely to see them again and I wish them all the best for their future."
A Black Country mother, who named her new-born baby after the paramedic who delivered her child in a broken lift, has spoken of her appreciation of the Ambulance crew that helped.
Melissa Cavanagh has named her daughter “Ella Nicola” after paramedic Nikki Wildman delivered the baby nine floors up.
A new-born baby has been named "Ella Nicola" after she was delivered in a broken lift by a paramedic called Nicola in the Black Country last week.
Mum, Melissa, gave birth to her baby on the ninth floor of a block of flats after the lift failed when paramedics tried to take her to hospital on Friday.