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Royal College of Midwives

Getting Involved


Call the student midwives!

On 16 July Rebecca and her fellow student midwives dressed in 1950's gear and cycled through London to raise awareness for our 5,000 More Midwives campaign. Read her description of the day here!

Record number of births in 2011

Latest figures show that the baby boom in England is placing extra strain on midwives and maternity services.

Over 300 of you report impact of cuts

Your reports are rolling in at an impressive pace and their message is loud and clear - we need more midwives and better maternity care.

Let’s make every Monday #MoreMidwivesMonday

How Twitter can help us reach our goal of 5,000 more midwives.

“Campaigning vital to ensure promises are kept,” says Cathy Warwick

Government has pledged to improve NHS maternity services in England. But this is just the start for us.

25% still let down by maternity service, survey shows

A quarter of women say they did not have a midwife with them in labour or when they needed them according to a new survey from the Royal College of Midwives (RCM) and Bounty.

Help us campaign as baby boom Britain puts maternity care under strain

RCM Chief Executive Cathy Warwick makes the case for urgent action to protect maternity services in the UK.

Women’s Institute To Debate ‘More Midwives’ Campaign

Members of the Women's Institute will be debating the 'More Midwives' Campaign at their AGM on 30th May.