Ella Clarke, 31, woke up in her hospital bed prepared to savour a moment she had waiting nine months to cherish. But instead of holding her baby girl, Winter Rose, doctors delivered news that would turn her world upside down.
The one-bed apartment is in a building on upmarket Thurloe Square which is known as The Thin House. But while one end of the triangular block is not much more than six-foot wide, the apartment available has more practical dimensions.
The Western lowland gorilla Afia gave a huge grin after mastering the skill of standing on all fours – before tumbling back onto her fleecing bed. The miracle girl was delivered in a remarkable operation by a top gynaecologist in February.