The Coleraine quads:The four of us..eighteen years on

Santa (Brian Willis) pictured with the quads; Dean, Ashton, Aimee and Carl. INCR50-300PL
Santa (Brian Willis) pictured with the quads; Dean, Ashton, Aimee and Carl. INCR50-300PL
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At birth they weighed just over seven pounds in total. Four little bundles of joy who were dubbed the ‘Coleraine quads.’

Now the fabulous four - Carl, Ashton, Dean and Aimee Hutchinson - have all grown up and have celebrated their 18th birthday.

Dean, Aimee, Ashton, and Carl. INCR50-302PL

Dean, Aimee, Ashton, and Carl. INCR50-302PL

They have all passed their driving tests, are pursuing different careers but are still mum Shirley’s 
‘little babies’.

And rightly so: the odds of having quadruplets is thought to be 1 in 729.000.

So the Hutchinson quads really are special!

“Yes, they are special,” said proud Shirley, in an exclusive interview with The Coleraine Times this week.

Dean, Aimee, Ashton and Carl. INCR50-301PL

Dean, Aimee, Ashton and Carl. INCR50-301PL

Read the interview in full here - and see the quads 18 years on