Meet the colour-coded triplets - Ffion, Maddison and Paige

We first met Karen and Ian Gilbert last October after they beat odds of 160,000 to one to have identical triplets. Now little Ffion, Maddison and Paige have turned one and their parents have come up with a novel way to tell them apart.

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Parents beat 160,000 to 1 odds to have identical triplets

The identical girls are wearing little tags on their ankles to help identify them.

Parents from Pontypool have beaten odds of 160,000 to 1 to have identical triplets.

Ffion, Maddison and Paige Gilbert were born on 2 August.

When parents Karen and Ian went to the doctors early in the pregnancy, they were fearful of a miscarriage, but shocked to learn they were due to have three babies.

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