An aunt is mum to her own niece’s baby…after volunteering to be her surrogate.
Loving aunt Bethan Williams stepped in when niece Shelley Badea, 33, was desperate to become a mum but could not carry her own child.
And Bethan, 38, helped make her dreams of a baby come true – by giving birth to her own great-niece.
Mum-of-two Bethan has now given birth to little Joanie Alina Badea after seven years of IVF treatment.
Proud grandmother Lynne Casey, of Caernarfon, North Wales, has now thanked her sister Bethan for her “selfless” act.
She said: “I can’t thank my sister enough for what she has done.