The mothers who helped uncover the biggest maternity scandal


But the couple continued to fight, pushing for two independent reports, which were published over the next four years. Finally, in April 2016, the board of the trust held an extraordinary meeting, in which they apologised and accepted Kate’s death was avoidable. “It was a very emotional experience,” says Rhiannon, “but it was one that was very, very, very much for us the end.”