Visiting is available to partners 24 hours a day as part of our Mum + 1 policy, this is to help facilitate bonding and to support the mother.

Other visitors are allowed between 7.00pm and 8.00pm.

During the induction of labour process you are asked to bring only 1 birth partner with you to ensure privacy of other women in the ward area.

You are welcome to nominate 2 birthing partners to support you during your labour who may remain with you during your time on the labour ward.

To ensure maximum security of your baby and fire safety within the Unit, only 2 members of your family or friends may visit at any one time.

Patients own children are allowed to visit, however no other children are allowed.

From the 1st August in order to comply with manufacturers guidance UHCW will no longer be decanting formula in smaller sterile bottles. Parents are advised to bring in starter packs if they wish to formula feed

Learn more about visiting at the Trust