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Latest News

14 May 2019 Update on progress since the consultation closed.
24 February 2019 The public consultation on our Transforming Maternity Services Together proposal closed.
12 February 2019 Updated information on out of hours community support is now available on our FAQ.
7 February 2019 We have issued a new press release.
4 February 2019 The FAQ with information on travelling to the RUH's Obstetric Unit while in labour.
1 February 2019 The FAQ has been updated to include birth activity at all Royal United Hospital locations for a whole month.
29 January 2019 Additional information is now available on the FAQ about travel times to birth units.
28 January 2019 The FAQ has been updated with a range of questions raised at public events including the impact on the RUH's Obstetric Unit if the proposal goes ahead and current support for births at night at Freestanding Midwifery Units.
18 January 2019 Additional data around place of birth and transfer rates from Freestanding Maternity Units during labour has been added to the FAQ
18 January 2019 We will be holding a drop-in session at the Parkside Children's Centre in Bath on Thursday 7 February.
15 January 2019 In February, our engagement team will be taking to the streets to hear your views on the proposal for maternity services - find out more.
14 January 2019 The FAQ has been updated with new questions about the RUH Alongside Maternity Unit and the Freestanding Maternity Units.
28 December 2018 More details have been added to the FAQ on occupancy rates of post-natal community beds, and number of births at a Freestanding Midwifery Unit as a proportion of all births supported by the RUH.
19 December 2018 We have added more details about the provision of maternity services at Paulton Hospital in the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ).
12 December 2018 In January 2019, two further public events are going to be held in Melksham and Devizes.
7 December 2018 We will be holding a drop-in session in Chew Stoke on Wednesday 23 January, from 1.00 - 4.00pm.
3 December 2018 On Tuesday 18 December, from 9.30am - 12.30pm, there will be a drop-in event in Midsomer Norton.
28 November 2018 In January, we will be running public events in Chippenham, and Paxcroft Mead Community Centre.
27 November 2018 You can now have your say at our drop-in sessions and market days and our public event in Swindon on Tuesday 10 January.
26 November 2018 We will be holding a public event in Paulton on Saturday 12 January, from 2.00 - 4.00pm.
12 November 2018 Have your say one of the public events we are running in your local area. More dates will be announced soon.

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