Pregnancy North Leeds

Birth Preparation Classes

Develop the knowledge, skills and confidence needed to prepare you for parenthood, with antenatal classes from Blooming Babies. Informative, engaging and fun, they’re designed to provide you with all the information and support you need to plan for the later stages of pregnancy, birth and life with a newborn baby.

All Antenatal classes are run by Annie Robinson, a practising midwife with decades of experience – so you can be sure that you’re getting a top quality course, and accurate, up to date information.

Blooming Babies antenatal courses cover a range of topics related to pregnancy, labour, childbirth and caring for your baby. Over the four-week mum’s course and weekend couple course, you’ll cover:

• What happens during labour & birth
• How to cope with labour
• What kinds of pain relief are available during labour
• Breastfeeding
• Feeding by bottle
• Caring for your baby
• Bathing your baby
• Live breast feeding and bathing demonstrations (four week mum’s course only)

You’ll also get chance to ask plenty of questions and to share information with other parents in a friendly, welcoming environment.

Recommended to start classes around 28-32 weeks pregnant. New or experienced mums are all welcome.

Classes are held at Nuffield Guiseley,  Nuffield Harrogate and couples and one to one weekend classes also available.

For more details of on all classes please visit the Blooming Babies website. 



Amanda Wardle Private Midwife

Private Midwife and Antenatal/Hypnobirthing teacher with over 30 years experience.
I am available for one-off clinical visits through to full packages of antenatal, birth and postnatal care.
I also offer antenatal and hypnobirthing courses – privately and group sessions.

Amanda 07828315622

Baby Steps: Leeds NHS

For anyone with additional requirements or anxieties about pregnancy, we offer Baby Steps – talk to your midwife about attending this course.


BabyNatal is not about selling you a certain ‘way’ of caring for your baby – our classes are unbiased and we are here to support you to explore your options, to learn skills and decide how YOU want to care for your baby. You can attend BabyNatal workshops as part of a group, or as a private session in the comfort of your own home.  Tel: 07879 274433

Bean 2 Baby

Bean2Baby offer antenatal, baby and first aid classes to any family, whether this is your first baby or fifth! Our ethos is about CHOICE – We know all families are different and we will guide you through the choices available so you can work out what is right for you, your family, your pregnancy and your baby.

Tel: 07879 274433

BirthPrep Antenatal Classes

We offer antenatal classes with an experienced midwife.Our antenatal classes are for everyone whether this is your first baby or you have had a baby before.

The sessions are relaxed and informal so that you feel comfortable to get the most out of them. We want to give you the information and confidence to make decisions about your labour and birth.

Tel: 0787 476 5914


Blooming Babies Antenatal Classes

Blooming Babies delivers the latest information about pregnancy, birth and beyond so you can make an informed choice based upon up-to-date, reliable information from a pragmatic and experienced midwife. Class 1 – Labour. Class 2 – Coping with labour. Class 3 – Feeding (live breast feeding demonstration) Class 4 – Caring for your newborn (live bathing demonstration)

Classes are suitable from 28-34 weeks pregnant

Tel: 07580004021

Family Dynamic

I’m a Parent Consultant offering workshops, consultations and groups for parents to be and new parents. The topics I cover include weaning, baby sleep, Preparing for Baby (Baby Care etc), calming your baby, newborn workshop and much more. Basically, I talk and do all things baby in the first year to help parents to have a calmer first year and start into parenthood. Becoming a parent is tough and I’m here to help.

Contact: Leonie at

Inspired Birth: Hypnobirthing

‘feel empowered for life through a positive birth experience’

Inspired Birth offers a complete birth preparation program through hypnobirthing. Hypnobirthing teaches the physiology of birth, breathing & relaxation techniques alongside self-hypnosis to be used during labour. This knowledge & understanding help to remove any fear & allow for a calm & safe birth.

Call Ruth on 07738593175.

10% discount when quoting NORTH LEEDS MUMBLER 

Leeds Hypnobirthing

Hypnobirthing is a complete antenatal experience that will help you to have the best possible birth for you and your baby. You will learn about the physiology of birth and how to work with your body, along with hypnosis to facilitate positive change and deep relaxation techniques. Group and private classes are available. Suitable from 20 – 36 weeks

Tel: 07766082595

NCT Leeds

Prepare for the birth of your baby with the most experienced and most popular provider of antenatal classes. Make sure you have all the basics of pregnancy, birth and early parenting covered, with an NCT essentials antenatal course

Tel: 020 8752 9130.

Parent Prep

Having a baby? Come and prepare for parenthood in an informal and fun environment with Parent Prep.  Sessions run by an experienced midwife and teacher team who aim to support you and put you in control of your birth experience.  Find us on Facebook and Twitter @parentprepuk

Contact Caroline – 07730 655701

Positive Birth Movement – Leeds

Positive Birth Groups FREE to access, and POSITIVE about birth.

They are a place for ALL pregnant families – regardless of their background, experience or choices – to come together and share experiences, thoughts, feelings and insight about childbirth. There is often also tea and cake! We aim to meet on the third Sunday of each month at a venue in North Leeds. Please email: for more info

Pregnancy In Mind

Pregnancy in Mind: Supporting parents during pregnancy and the first year after birth.

For anyone experiencing anxiety, depression, or other emotional health issues – talk to your midwife about attending this course.

Pregnancy in Mind has 2 core elements:

  • An antenatal group intervention delivered by professionals during the middle trimester of pregnancy
  • A peer support programme delivered by a team of volunteers and a volunteer manager that takes place both in pregnancy and across the first year after birth.

Preparation For Birth & Beyond: Leeds Community Healthcare NHS Trust

An Antenatal class run by Leeds Community Healthcare NHS Trust for all first-time parents. Contact your local Children’s Centre to book a place.

The Mother Hut

My name is Aimee; I have worked with over 100 couples across West and North Yorkshire this last year alone. My absolute goal is to inform you of your birthing choices and to prepare you for an experience you will feel in control of.

All courses include a set of MP3’s from Yorkshire’s leading Hypnobirthing Trainer, a detailed course workbook, a bag of amazing goodies and support for as long as you need it. I teach group and private courses.

Tel: 07944 436955

This is My – Leeds Screening Centre

Private midwife consultations and classes in Leeds are delivered in an informal, relaxed atmosphere within a private medical centre. They are designed to be interactive with questions and answers and include discussions surrounding many pregnancy and childbirth issues addressed by qualified professionals. Tuesday evenings 6.45pm – 9.00pm

93 Water Lane, Leeds, LS11 5QN. Tel: 0113 262 1675