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One to One understand how special and unique each individual pregnancy, birth and antenatal journey is. We love sharing these moments and memories with you.

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Orion’s birth story

02-Oct-2018

So, my husband and I had wanted a homebirth with our previous children however, due to pregnancy and labours unpredictable challenges this wasn’t possible until now. My two previous births had been in hospital and induced by IV drip of..

4 minutes and he was out

02-Oct-2018

So, I’m just under 4 weeks into being a mum of two! But whilst I’ve got that rare luxury of a quiet 10 minutes and a hot cuppa, I thought I’d share my birth story. From week 3, like in my first pregnancy, Hyperemesis hit me..

My Story

02-Oct-2018

I had the most amazing home birth with the help of my wonderful One to One midwife Vicky, it is everything that I could have hoped for. Prior to my labour, I attended hypnobirthing classes, which really helped me to understand what would be happe..

Pregnancy and Birth of Zakhar

10-Sep-2018

Arriving in Liverpool on cold frosty night with 2 small children and 5 suitcases waiting to meet my husband that I hadn't seen for 4 months was both very scary, challenging but also a very exciting and emotional moment. The move was one of the bi..

“You’ve got this!”

10-Sep-2018

During week 28 of my pregnancy, we decided to switch our care to One to One and it was honestly the best decision we ever made. I cannot recommend their service highly enough. My first encounter of a One to One midwife was at my week 32 appo..

Not as planned

06-Aug-2018

I went into labour on Saturday 14th April 2018 at about four in the morning, after my waters had broke. I rang my midwife, Gail Brennan to let her know. At the time I was excited, yet nervous as I was expecting my first baby. I had planned a home..

Lovely and Quick Homebirth

04-Jul-2018

As soon as I found out I was pregnant I knew I wanted a home birth, after not having a very nice experience with my first after she was born in hospital and I'm so glad I did! Kate was extremely supportive and talked me and my partner through eve..

Baby Stanley Rod

28-Jun-2018

At my first home visit back in August, I was taken aback by the service that One to One deliver; regular home visits and scans available in the shopping centre that I like to go to has been brilliant. I have never stayed in a hospital and th..

Perfect home water birth

01-Jun-2018

I honestly cannot thank the team at One to One Ellesmere Port for all they have done for me, my partner and my little boy. I had never heard of One to One before and neither had any of my friends or family so when I found out I was pregnant ..

Fast first home delivery

01-Jun-2018

We moved to a new area when I was 34 weeks pregnant with our first baby. I have always wanted a home birth and I found One-to-One by googling 'Home birth Colchester'. I self-referred to the service and we were allocated our midwife Ming shor..


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