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Your Choice

All women, including first time mothers, are entitled to choose the place that their baby is born. Most women can be reassured that they can leave the final decision until the last few weeks of pregnancy.


Your Labour

If you have an urgent maternity or newborn concern outside of your schedule antenatal visits, you may wish to access the Call a Midwife 24/7 urgent maternity triage line on 0300 123 5473.


Pain Relief

Labour can be painful, so it’s important to learn about all the ways that you can relieve the pain. It’s also helpful for whoever is going to support you during the labour to know the different options, as well as how they can support you.


The Abbey Birth Centre

Leading the way for normal birth the Abbey Birth Centre has been purpose built to provide a ‘home from home’ environment for women who have normal and uncomplicated pregnancies and want to give birth in a less clinical setting.


What To Bring?

A list of items we suggest you bring with you when you have your baby and for your hospital stay with us.



Visiting Restrictions – Important COVID-19 Update. Due to the outbreak of Coronavirus we need to implement a strict visiting policy.


Neonatal Care

We understand that as parents this can be a very emotional and worrying time for you. You are the most important people to your baby and we want your experience of our Neonatal Intensive Care Unit to be a positive and supportive one.

Visit the NICU website.



Hypnobirthing uses antenatal education, self-hypnosis, relaxation, massage and breathing techniques to help release any fear or tension you may have around birthing your baby.


Call a Midwife 24/7 Urgent Maternity Triage Line

0300 123 5473


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