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ADVICE FOR PATIENTS: Industrial action 6th & 7th February 2023

The Royal College of Nursing is scheduled to take industrial action on the 6th & 7th February 2023. The GMB Union is also taking industrial action on the 7th February 2023.

Unless advised otherwise, please continue to attend the hospital as normal. You do not need to contact the Trust. Anyone whose appointments or care may be impacted will be contacted directly by the hospital.


Reading to Bump

Parent Education Room, Antenatal Clinic, Liverpool Women's Hospital, L8 7SS
11th January
10:00 - 11:30

Sessions start at 10am and finish at 11.30am, and are held in the Parent Education Room, Antenatal Clinic, Liverpool Women's Hospital.

Dates for Reading to Bump Sessions

  • Friday 11th January
  • Friday 25th January
  • Friday 8th February
  • Friday 8th March
  • Friday 22nd March
  • Friday 5th April
  • Friday 3rd May
  • Friday 17th May

What are the benefits of Reading to Bump:

  • Meet other families
  • Learn about the importance and benefits of communicating with your child during pregnancy and beyond through reading
  • Help your child develop a love for reading
  • Help improve your child’s reading age/ability
  • Reading develops a good range of vocabulary from a young age
  • Bond and nurture through reading
  • It’s a family affair, grandparents, siblings can join in, it doesn’t just have to be mum and dad!

We have a selection of books and reading material available to use or you can bring your own. Register your newborn baby for their first Library Card and qualifying families will each receive a BookStart Pack.

Light refreshments will be provided and there is a small craft area and story time for pre-school children.

There is no need to book, just turn up.