Read our latest press releases and media comments.
Released on: 12/05/2022
In response to today's Healthy Mum, Healthy Baby, Healthy Future report released today by the University of Birmingham, our Senior Policy Editor, Elizabeth Duff, said:
Released on: 10/05/2022
In response to the Why Health Visitors Matter report from the First 1001 Days movement, NCT's Senior Policy Adviser, Elizabeth Duff said:
Released on: 30/03/2022
The final report of the Independent Review of Maternity Services at The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust has been published today, following a comprehensive review into almost 1,600 case reviews involving women and babies over the last two decades.
Released on: 27/03/2022
On Wednesday 30 March, the Ockenden review will publish their full report, sharing the findings and recommendations of the independent review of maternity services at Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust. The review is expected to be one of the largest scale investigations into a single service in the history of the NHS.
Released on: 25/03/2022
The announcement yesterday of major new NHSE funding for maternity and neonatal staffing and services is an extremely welcome move.
Released on: 04/03/2022
In response to today’s announcement of the launch of a confidential enquiry led by MBRRACE-UK into Asian baby deaths in the UK, Angela McConville, NCT Chief Executive, said:
Released on: 10/02/2022
Responding to the findings of the Care Quality Commission’s 2021 maternity survey, Senior Policy Adviser at NCT, Elizabeth Duff said:
Released on: 02/12/2021
NCT members have elected three trustees to our Board to lead us through the next phase of our charity’s recovery and renewal, as we continue to respond to the impact of the pandemic on expectant and new parents.
Released on: 18/11/2021
In response to a growing crisis in the provision of maternity services, Angela McConville, Chief Executive, NCT, said:
Released on: 16/11/2021
In response to Professor Chris Whitty, England’s chief medical officer, issuing the 'stark facts' about Covid-19 and unvaccinated pregnant women, Sarah McMullen, Director of Impact and Engagement, NCT, said: