Lucina Birth Centre Celebrates Third Birthday

Lucina Birth Centre third birthday - Gemma and Shakar Bakani with Baby Oliver Midwives and mums were celebrating on Friday (September 2) as the Lucina Birth Centre at University Hospital in Coventry, celebrated its third birthday!

Gemma Bakani, from Rugby, gave birth to her baby boy, Oliver, not long after midnight to become the 2,059th baby to be born in the birth centre - three years to the day since the centre opened.

Gemma said: “The team in the birth centre were fantastic, they made us feel so welcome and really looked after us both during and after labour.

“The birth centre is a really relaxing environment and everybody is so friendly, we’d recommend it to anybody as a place to give birth, it’s great.”

Lucina Birth Centre third birthdayAny expectant mums who would like to find out more about the Lucina Birth Centre should speak to their Community Midwife or call 02476 967425.

Photo captions:

Top - New parents Gemma and Shakar Bakani with baby Oliver.

Bottom - Baby Oliver Bakani.