More expectant mothers in parts of South Holland will be now able to enjoy the “satisfying and precious” experience of a home birth thanks to an extended Midwife-led service.
Community midwives have thanked the volunteers who have donated £11,000 worth of equipment to The Queen Elizabeth Hospital.
The Midwife Led Birthing Unit at The Queen Elizabeth Hospital welcomed its 100th birth on 7 March.
Jameeleigh Boughen, 18 from Wisbech, gave birth to her daughter Rubie-Rose Short at 5.44am in the Waterlily Unit at The Trust, the 100th child to be born since it opened on 21 December. Rubie-Rose was greeted into the world by her father Daniel Short, grandmothers Fiona Horgan and Amanda Jacobs, and her aunt, Alicia Boughen, along with midwife Kayleigh Darling. Continue reading 100th Baby Joins the Waterlily Club