Eighteen years on, ‘miracle baby’ Amy prepares for Leaving Cert

Eighteen years ago, premature baby Amy Temple from Mullingar was fighting for her life in a Dublin hospital but things could not be more different now for Amy, who explains she is due to sit for her Leaving Cert in Limerick in the coming year and although undecided, is leaning towards studying Psychology.

Amy was born at 27 weeks in July, 2001, at the National Maternity Hospital, (Holles Street Hospital) in Dublin her dad, Graham Temple explained to Topic, as he looked back over the years and described an extraordinary story.