A teacher from Derbyshire has given birth to twins at Chesterfield Royal Infirmary with a joint weight of 18lb.
Hannah and Thomas Chiad were born by cesarean and are said to be possibly the largest pair of mixed-sex twins ever born in the UK.
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Four-time Olympic Champion Mo Farah will compete in his final track race in front of a British crowd in Birmingham this weekend.
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