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45pm and the car park was then turned into a temporary ward as hospital staff brought a set of curtains out to the car - cutting the umbilical cord and carrying out the afterbirth procedures in the car park.
The paramedics returned mum and baby to the University Hospital of Wales, cutting the umbilical cord on the way.
A FATHER-TO-BE is demanding a change in hospital rules after he discovered he would be banned from cutting the umbilical cord of his baby.
A FATHER is demanding hospital chiefs reverse a decision that bans fathers from cutting the umbilical cord of their newborn babies.
Dr Weeks advocates waiting three minutes after birth before clamping and cutting the umbilical cord, particularly for premature babies.