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Come to MAMMA! – L&D Maternity Open Day

The L&D’s Maternity Unit is holding an open day event on Thursday 13 July 2017 from 4.30pm to 8pm.

The MAMMA (Maternity And Mothers Meeting day) event will be held in a marquee on the hospital site, near the Maternity and Women’s Health building.

It is an ideal opportunity for local parents, and parents-to-be, to meet our staff and also find out more about the range of services on offer at the L&D from Holistic Integrated Pregnancy Care, to our Midwifery Led Birth Centre, High Risk Obstetric Care, Caesarean Sections and Postnatal Services, and to get involved in the ongoing development of our maternity services.

The new birthing pool, which has been installed following patient feedback, will also be officially opened by Baroness Cumberlege and Trust Chairman Simon Linnett. Visitors will also be asked to get involved in naming a fun Kangaroo as the mascot for the services, by coming along on the day and suggesting a name. This mascot will then be used on all future promotional and printed materials for the unit.

No booking is necessary, but for more information email Stella Roberts, Consultant Midwife or Jacqueline Bamfo, Consultant Obstetrician.

Media Enquiries

If you have a media enquiry please email pressenquiry@ldh.nhs.ukor call 01582 497 408 and we will get back to you. If you have a media enquiry out of hours (i.e. before 9am, after 5pm or at weekends) and it is urgent, please call the hospital switchboard on 01582 491 166 and ask to speak to the Duty Press Officer.

Communications enquiries
communications@ldh.nhs.uk or call 01582 497 408.

Communications team
Mariane Covington
Communications Manager/Press Officer
Mariane.Covington@ldh.nhs.uk
Direct line: 01582 497 408
Working hours: 9am to 5pm, Mon – Fri

Courteney Black
Internal and Digital Communications Officer
Courteney.Black@ldh.nhs.uk
Working hours: 9am to 5pm Mon – Fri