Ouch! Heaviest baby born in Leicester this year revealed
One of heaviest babies in the country last year was born in Leicester and weighed more than a staggering 12 pounds.
The Leicester Mercury asked hospital trusts across the country the weights of the five heaviest babies recorded in their hospitals throughout the past year.
One hundred trusts gave us the information we asked for with the figures making truly eye-watering reading for potential mothers across England.
The heaviest baby recorded by the University Hospitals Of Leicester Trust weighed-in at an incredible 12lb 8oz - that's 5,675 grams in new money.
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