Mother who was told to abort her child after being diagnosed with cancer gambles on life-saving operation and gives birth to a healthy daughter

Diane Mullineux and baby Nancie who was born after Diane discovered she had cervical cancer


Just days after she found out she was pregnant, she was given the news that she had developed cervical cancer



Diane Mullineux and baby Nancie partner Nicky – pictured in hospital shortly after Nancie’s birth


Thanks to a successful surgery after an anxious few months she gave birth to her daughter safely and now she is completely free from the disease


Diane said she was still having to pinch herself to realise that both she and her daughter had made it