Hospitals and birth centres

North East

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Choosing where to give birth is one of the many decisions to make during pregnancy. Browse our list of labour wards and birth centres in the North East to find the one that’s right for you.

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Find the right place to give birth

Discover whether birth in a local labour ward, birth centre or at home would be best for you.

Find your best fit

Whether you’re in Northumberland or Tees Valley, find out what maternity facilities your local hospitals have, using the links below.

View birth statistics, if you’d like to know how many women have a caesarean or water birth at your local labour ward. Or, if you want to arrange a home birth, you can find contact details and a wide range of information about services and facilities for each of your local maternity units.







Newcastle upon Tyne

South Shields

Nearby UK regions

Your local unit may be listed on the page of another UK region. Browse the birth centres and labour wards in the regions below to find the birth centre or labour ward you’re looking for.

Use our tailored search

Our handy Birth Choice tool shortlists your local options to suggest whether birth at home, in a labour ward or in a birth centre is the best fit for you according to both your personal preferences and health guidelines.

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