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A journey I will never forget

03-Dec-2017

Since February last year Ailsa has been not only our midwife but a true friend. From the first time she walked through our door she made my husband and I truly at ease. At 7 weeks, I had blood loss which I know can be normal but was terrifyi..

My Homebirth Story

21-Nov-2017

Where to start… I am now a mother of 2 beautiful children. I decided to go with One to One to have a midwife that would be there 24/7 for me if needed and for a more personal experience. My first birth was in the hospital as I was a b..

The Birth of Noah

21-Nov-2017

The birth of my son Noah was the most empowering experience of my life. When I first fell pregnant I was really frightened about birth. However, my amazing midwife totally changed my outlook - changing it from an alien and terrifying thing to be ..

Special home birth of baby Nia

16-Nov-2017

Kim Crowe only became our midwife when I was 20 weeks due to our original midwife leaving, but I instantly warmed to Kim and felt completely at ease with her due to her kind, gentle nature. She made me feel so reassured throughout the rest of my ..

Baby Number Five

19-Oct-2017

When I found out I was pregnant with our 5th baby, having had previous complicated, high risk pregnancies (high BMI & cervical procedures) I was very anxious. I'd been recommended the service by a friend who had said she felt so much more sup..

Young mum- My successful homebirth

19-Oct-2017

(My birth story is quite long, so if you want to skip to the actual birth scroll down and I'll leave a heading.) Nobody can prepare you for seeing that positive line on the test. Whether your pregnancy was planned or a surprise those same th..

The Incredible West Cheshire Team

10-Oct-2017

I signed up to One to One after receiving a leaflet at my nursery. After having a loss early in 2016 I knew from reading the information that the service One to One offered was going to be what I needed. One to One were very quick to call me..

Simply amazing

10-Oct-2017

My birth story, all began in December 2016 when I found out I was pregnant. Feeling under the weather and sick, I bought a test and it was positive. It was unplanned and a big shock as we already had three girls. 9, 7 and 3. I contacted the local..

Incredibly relaxed and most amazing experience I've ever had

27-Sep-2017

At 20 weeks, I decided to transfer to One to One as I'd seen the Advice Centre in Crewe and I didn't feel very cared or supported for with the GP midwife I had so I thought what I have got to lose? I had the lovely Kelly as my midwife through..

Birth Euphoria

26-Sep-2017

So, my daughter is 7 months old, I'm making chicken pie in the kitchen and a playlist comes on Spotify named Birth Euphoria. I made it when I was 36 weeks pregnant not knowing my baby was only 14 days away. It stops me in my tracks and everything..


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