Celebrities join midwife campaign

An RCM spokeswoman has said that director Sam Taylor-Johnson and actors Pam Ferris, Stephen McGann and Terri Dwyer have also signed the petition calling for more midwifes.


RCM calls for more midwives

The Royal College of Midwives has said the Government must address the "serious shortage" of midwives across the UK. The petition currently has just over 67,000 signatures and the RCM says it must reach 100,000 by August 22.