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    23 June, 2015

    As part of my PhD studies, I am conducting a study at Ulster University with Dr Karen Casson and Dr Briege Lagan focusing on weight management programmes for women who are overweight or obese during pregnancy. We are inviting all Heads of Midwifery and Lead Midwives to complete an online...

  • 23 June, 2015

    Royal College of Midwives members from The Park Maternity Unit Huntingdon, gathered for a fun evening in the partnership suite at Hinchingbrooke on the 18th June. The atmosphere was charged with anticipation as the sceptics and those intrigued waited. Alison Knowles (published children’s book...

  • Cathy Warwick
    19 June, 2015

    RCM chief executive talks about the RCM's most recent Dilemma Debate on what women can expect of the new parliament, her recent atendance at the third meeting of the NHS England Maternity Review, and she clarifies the RCM's position after the release of the MBRRACE report into perinatal...

  • 19 June, 2015

    The RCM would like to congratulate Professor Jane Sandall, RCM board member, on receiving the prestigious NIHR Senior Investigator Award. She is currently the only midwife to hold this award.

  • 15 June, 2015

    When I read this article [£] in The Times last Wednesday, and the newspaper’s accompanying editorial [£], I just felt angry. If you didn’t...

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    12 June, 2015

    Anyone who is or ever has been a student midwife will know that the journey is an extraordinary mixture of challenge and privilege. The combination of assignments, exams, shift work and emotional learning is, quite frankly, exhausting. Yet sharing in women’s lives and being privy to some of a...

  • 11 June, 2015

    As you will all know from my previous blogs, The Report of the Morecambe Bay Investigation and the recommendations stemming from it have been closely scrutinised within the RCM.

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    4 June, 2015

    A national pregnancy charity is on a mission to reduce baby loss and promote safer pregnancies with a simple antenatal initiative, which has now received funding from NHS England to reach nearly 75,000 women this year. MAMA Academy has developed their Wellbeing Wallet as a means of relaying...

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    4 June, 2015

    I am proud to be the Chair of your elected RCM Board and a midwife and academic working in Northern Ireland.  One of our key tasks is to determine the strategic direction of the RCM.  These days we have a lot of information about what you think should be the priorities for the RCM....

  • 28 May, 2015
    I am pleased to inform you that the RCM Board has decided to formally apply to the Trades Union Congress (TUC) to be an affiliated trade union.