Sun FM News

Contact the News Team:
Tel: 0191 548 77 99

VIDEO: Wearside MP reveals her agony after stillborn birth

sharon hodgson

5:16pm 6th February 2018
(Updated 5:17pm 6th February 2018)

Sharon Hodgson, MP for Washington and Sunderland West, has spoke about her heart-breaking stillborn experience on national television today.

It's after she broke down in the House of Commons last week when revealing her agony of being told her stillborn daughter, Lucy, would not be given a birth or death certificate.

It was because Lucy was born just under the 24 week limit.

Sharon is now wanting a change in the law and have stillborn babies recognised and acknowledged.

She spoke on ITV's 'This Morning' earlier today:

Share This Story

Submit this page to reddit
Suggested articles
Nurses Day sharon hodgson 1

Wearside MP celebrates Nurses' Day 2018

The work of nursing staff in the UK and around the world is being marked today

Wedding rings

Wearsiders have their say on the Royal Wedding

Harry and Meghan tie the knot today

Most read
sunderland fire

LATEST: Large fire in Sunderland

Emergency services are at the scene

Newer article

Work gets underway on historic Sunderland buildings

Local: Restoration work on High Street West has begun, including on the original site of Binns department store

Older article

Four-legged recruits keeping us safe over festive period

Local: Northumbria Police's four-legged colleagues have been enjoying their Christmas keeping us safe

Top articles

Ministers round on John Bercow over 'completely unacceptable' comments

National: Government ministers have rounded on House of Commons Speaker John Bercow over "completely unacceptable" comments.

French director Luc Besson accused of rape by actress

Showbiz: French filmmaker Luc Besson - known for movies including The Fifth Element and Leon - has been accused of raping an actress in Paris.

Rafael Nadal battles back to win rain-interrupted Rome Masters for an eighth time

Sport: Rafael Nadal battled back from a break down in the deciding set to defeat young gun Alexander Zverev and claim an eighth title at a rain-interrupted Rome Masters on Sunday.

'Reforming' Saudi Arabia detains female activists

World: Saudi Arabia has arrested at least seven prominent women's rights activists - just a few weeks before the ban on women driving is formally lifted in the Kingdom.

New Chewbacca Mom

Strange News: This woman puts on a Chewbacca mask during labor with hilarious consequences.

Facebook instagram logo  Twitter youtube icon   app icon 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sun FM Facebook

 

Sun FM Twitter

 

 

 facebook  instagram logo twitter youtube icon

Login

Become a Sun FM VIP

Copyright Sun FM Limited 2018

Sun FM accepts no responsibility for the content of external sites.