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Released on: 21/02/2019

In response to a survey by law firm Slater & Gordon that found one in three breastfeeding mums are being forced to use a toilet to express milk when they return to work, Fran Bailey, NCT Breastfeeding Counsellor, said: 

Released on: 29/01/2019

In response to today’s findings from the Care Quality Commission’s (CQC) survey of women who gave birth in February last year, Elizabeth Duff, Senior Policy Adviser, NCT, said:

Released on: 29/01/2019

In response to a poll for BBC Radio 4’s Woman’s Hour and BBC Radio Sheffield which reveals that 50% of women felt like they let their baby down when they struggled to breastfeed, Sarah McMullen, NCT says:

Released on: 22/01/2019

In response to the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH) ‘State of Child Health: Two Years On’ report, Sarah McMullen, Head of Knowledge, NCT, said:    

Released on: 07/01/2019

In response to today’s NHS Long Term Plan, Elizabeth Duff, Senior Policy Adviser, NCT, said:

Released on: 01/11/2018

Commenting on the 2018 MBRRACE-UK report, NCT senior policy advisor Elizabeth Duff said:

Released on: 26/10/2018

In response to Public Health England's latest breastfeeding statistics, Elizabeth Duff, Senior Policy Adviser, NCT, said:  

Released on: 16/10/2018

Members of NCT have today (Saturday 13th October) voted at their AGM to amend the charity's articles enabling the transfer of ownership of the Midwives Information and Resource Service (MIDIRS) to the Royal College of Midwives (RCM).

Released on: 12/06/2018

In response to a new position statement on infant feeding from the Royal College of Midwives, Abigail Wood, Head of Campaigns, NCT, said:

Released on: 27/03/2018

In response to Jeremy Hunt’s pledge to give mothers and their babies care from the same midwives throughout their maternity,

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