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choose your midwife, choose your birth

Come join us in protest. An end to legal independent midwifery practice is an end to freedom and choice for women. Don’t accept this loss. We are planning a demonstration in London on Monday 25th March at 11am https://www.facebook.com/pages/Choose-your-Midwife-Choose-your-Birth/223503274456877?ref=ts&fref=ts   … Continue reading

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Response to the Francis report

Response to the Francis Report Independent Midwives   •                    Quality of care in NHS is a problem in all areas •                    Gold Standard (as described by the government) care in Maternity is under serious threat •                    Loss of choice for … Continue reading

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womens and midwives rights in childbirth

Women, partners, babies, children, midwives? These are all important people right? So, why are all of them having their fundamental human rights taken from them in Britain in  2012/2013? It hardly seems believable that in Britain, a country who has … Continue reading

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A response to Megs letter direct from 10 Downing Street

Quiet personable I thought.  Let’s hope the Department of health are as amenable. Share

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Signs of tongue tie

I can honestly say that the vast majority of times I am called for breastfeeding advice there is a tongue tie involved.  So often they are missed – not necessarily because of bad practice but becasue we are all still … Continue reading

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A week in the life of an independent midwife and mother of 3

Monday The day starts as a typical school day.  Drop off at 08.30 then Joe and I go back to the house to do our chores.  The washing pile is starting to take over the whole bedroom and I feel … Continue reading

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Andrea speaks to the daily mail about why she chose independent care

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Welcome to myy new look website

Welcome to the new look beautiful births page.  Please feel free to have a look around and get in touch. x Share

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Home

Over my 14 years experience it never ceases to amaze me how beautiful birth is.  I believe in women and the power of their bodies to birth.   I want to empower you during your pregnancy and birth to feel the … Continue reading

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