A mother has told Central Tonight about the devastation of losing a baby.
Laura Mongiovi from Wolverhampton has now set up a local support group for bereaved parents, using her experience to help others.
Researchers in the Midlands are leading pioneering research aimed at reducing the number of stillborn babies.
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Ahead of the conference, calls are growing for Midlands regions to have their own devolved powers to match those on offer to Scotland.
After a cool start, Sunday looks set to be a dry and bright day, with sunny spells.
Mainly dry with clear spells but possibly one or two light showers near coasts overnight, remaining largely dry on Sunday.