Father delivers baby girl at home in six minutes

A baby girl was delivered in just six minutes by her father, as he took instructions from ambulance staff over the phone.

Liz Turner went into advanced labour at home on June 1, leaving no time to get to hospital or for a midwife to arrive.

Liz Turner with baby Emma. Credit: PA wire

Simon Turner rang 999 at 4.27pm when he realised the baby's arrival was imminent. Emma was born at 4.33pm.

Simon Turner, who delivered his daughter, with his son and call handler Felicity McKeegan. Credit: PA wire

Mr and Mrs Turner met Felicity McKeegan, the call handler for East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust who talked him through the delivery, to thank her for her help.