“Live Webinar Panel: Why midwives and maternity support workers deserve a pay rise!”

Live Webinar Panel: Why Midwives/MSW’s deserve a pay rise? Wednesday 24th March 2021, 6-7pm.

A decade of austerity, pay restraint and underinvestment has taken it’s toll on Midwives/MSWs and it’s time to deliver an early and significant pay rise. As part of the RCM #DeliverADecentDeal Campaign we are hosting a Live Webinar entitled ‘Why Midwives/MSWs deserve a pay rise?’ This is a chance to hear directly the experiences of midwives/MSWs and to put questions to those fighting for a pay rise. Speaker announcements to follow.

Organised by the RCM Northern team.


Gill Walton, Royal College of Midwives’ Chief Executive. 

Jon Skewes ,RCM Executive Director for External Relations. 

Andy Burnham Mayor of Greater Manchester. 

Keelie Barrett, maternity support worker from East Lancashire Hospitals.

Lynn Collins, TUC North West Regional Secretary. 

Cathy Brewster, Greater Manchester Maternity Voices Partnership. 

Maryanne Naylor, Midwife and RCM Steward Bradford Royal Infirmary.