‘Black and white twins’ born from the same egg for first time in the UK | Metro News
Amelia and Jasmine, both one year old, are thought to be the first twins in the UK with different skin colours, despite coming from the same egg.
Before they were born their mum, 37-year-old Libby Appleby, was told by doctors that the babies would look so similar they’d need to be marked with ink.
However, when they were delivered at University Durham Hospital, medics ‘gasped’ because the sisters had different skin and eye colours.
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