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Baby died with sleeping gran; UK BULLETINS.

AN "angelic" three-week-old baby died after his insomniac grandmother, who hadn't slept in 68 hours, fell asleep with him in her arms at their home in Oldham.

George Charnock was found unresponsive by grandmother Eileen Charnock after falling asleep on the sofa as she winded him on her chest.

Mrs Charnock told an inquest she was "in her own hell" after reliving the harrowing details while babysitting for her daughter Emily's two children. She told the inquest at Heywood Coroner's Court she woke up to find her grandson unresponsive at the bottom of the sofa with his five-year-old sister Charlotte close by.

The inquest heard that it was not disputed that she had drunk two glasses of wine earlier in the evening while babysitting at the

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Publication:Western Mail (Cardiff, Wales)
Date:Jun 3, 2015
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