Maternity Review

This page contains information and updates on the review into our Maternity Service.

If you would like to discuss any concerns about the care that you have received please contact Donna Ockenden, the independent midwife who is leading the review, by emailing

If you have any questions or comments as an expectant mother please speak to your midwife.

Paula Clark, Interim Chief Executive at The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust, said: “We have been working, and continue to work, with the independent review into our Maternity services. 

“On behalf of the Trust, I apologise unreservedly to the families who have been affected. I would like to reassure all families using our Maternity services that we have not been waiting for Donna Ockenden’s final report before working to improve our services. A lot has already been done to address the issues raised by previous cases.”

Review of Maternity Services:

Latest Statement in Respect to our Maternity Service in Full

Read the Terms of Reference for the independent review here.

Shropshire CCG Review of Midwife Led Units

Shropshire CCG is leading a review into rural Midwife Led Units. To find out more visit Shropshire CCG’s website.