Bespoke Birthing – Why Choose Us?

Whether you’re considering becoming parents for the first time, are first time parents or expectant parents, we have a solution to make this emotional time enjoyable, exciting and affordable.

  • Bespoke Birthing Packages are tailored to your exact needs and personal circumstances with payment plans offering flexible and long term repayments
  • We offer you guidance and support throughout your journey, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • Your care is provided in your own home rather than in your G.P. surgery by an experienced midwife at the top of her profession.
  • We provide flexible appointments to ensure that your whole family is included in your pregnancy
  • Lesley Gilchrist is a published author of the renowned book “The Bump, Birth & Baby Bible” and you’ll receive a complimentary copy of this when you book your care with us
  • We will provide you with the most up to date, customised, research based care to ensure you feel safe and secure and avoid unnecessary treatment and intervention

Overseas Health Insurance Registered Provider

Please contact your insurance provider to confirm that you are covered for private maternity care, if so then we will be able to provide your care.

Flexible Payment Plans

At Bespoke Birthing we believe that everyone should have access to this level of personalised, gold standard of maternity care so our payment plans are flexible allowing you to spread the payments of your care over the course of your pregnancy and beyond. please contact us to discuss how we can help you achieve the perfect package for you.

Geographical Areas Covered

Bespoke Birthing Midwifery Practice covers a large area including North & West Yorkshire and East Lancashire.

Bespoke Packages & Other Services

Bespoke Birthing Midwifery Practice is a truly holistic package of care by its design, allowing you to choose the elements of a personalised package of care for your pregnancy from any of the following options:

  • Antenatal Classes
  • Hypnobirthing Classes
  • Newborn examination of your baby
  • Breastfeeding support and advice
  • Birth debrief & planning
  • Aromatherapy Consultation
  • Specialist support for those suffering with anxiety & depression

Each of these services compliment each other perfectly and are delivered by Lesley Gilchrist RM. MHbA. BSc. (Hons) MSc. a midwife and published author with over 13 years experience in all aspects of midwifery including her most recent experience on labour ward, community midwifery and in research.

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