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It was one of those mornings in Great Barr – when a five-year-old boy locked himself in the bathroom before school. Unfortunate Ben Holder became trapped while getting ready at his home in Queslett Road, prompting mum Becky and sister Chloe (12) to attempt to shoulder barge the door down in a bid to free him. A few minutes and a couple of bruises later, Ben’s concerned mother decided to call Whitecrest Primary School to explain just why her son would be late. Becky explains: “It was like any other morning...

and Ben was getting ready for school. “We’ve had some trouble with our bathroom door for some time as the lock keeps catching. CLICK HERE to read the full story on the Birmingham Mail news website.

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