Baby inquest - 'she could have survived'

A Coroner has found a newborn baby who died one day after her birth at Furness General Hospital in Barrow could have survived.

South Cumbria coroner Ian Smith found that Amelia Bower died after ingesting meconium during her birth. A narrative verdict was recorded. Get the full story here.


Baby 'could have been saved'

An inquest has opened into the death of baby Amelia Bower, who died at Furness General Hospital at just one-day-old. Her mother, Kelly Hine, alleges a catalogue of failures by the hospital.