Bump & Birth Journey Antenatal Classes  

Midwife Led Antenatal Classes and Birth Preparation in Bedfordshire 
Expert session with Consultant Obstetrician Included 

Why Choose Us? 

Congratulations on your pregnancy 
If you are considering antenatal classes, here is why our Midwife Led antenatal classes are unique and a great choice for you! 
Our classes are delivered by Zoe Nutt, a highly experienced midwife with years of experience in diverse roles within the NHS, as a specialist and community midwife and as a Health Visitor. 
Our classes are fun packed and social. We will teach you all the important techniques and up-to-date information you need to know for birth and starting postnatal life. We know the value in forming great friendships with like-minded people that are also starting the parenting road. 
Quite simply, we keep it real. We want you to have a great Bump and Birth Journey. Your pregnancy, bump, and birth are your journey. We want your birth to be a fantastic empowering and happy calm experience. And we want you to make great friends along the way.  
So if you end up having a normal birth or if you have an assisted birth, or planned birth, you will learn time tested techniques to keep you in control so you achieve the right birth for you. You will also learn how to communicate with your midwife and doctors during your birth to ensure they understand your needs at all times. 
Zoe will address all your questions and leave you feeling confident and looking forward to birth and parenting. 
The Owner Jacqueline Bamfo
Zoe is a member of the Royal College of Midwives (RCM) 
She has dedicated her maternity career to supporting expectant parents through their pregnancies, postnatal and early parenting life. She has run bump and birth and beyond classes within the NHS at Luton and Dunstable and the surrounding area's. 
She is a great communicator, will support you and will put you at ease for birth. 
★★★★★ Star reviews 
"Great. Huge amount of info, very useful! We feel a lot more prepared now!" 
"Small group better to engage with all. Lots of information but things repeates so able to reinforce knowledge. Relaxed, friendly, not made to feel any question is too silly" 
★★★★★ Star reviews 
"Fantastic - a lot better than we expected it to be!" 
"Zoe was so helpful, knowledgeable and friendly. No question was a silly question. Her enthusiasm was infectious and really put us at ease about everything. My husband only came ot the first one to support me but after that session, he couldn't wait to come back and see Zoe again. Thank you so much!!" 
★★★★★ Star reviews 
"Very thorough and informative. Very interactive and we felt at ease to ask any questions. Excellent overall" 

Our Inspiration for Birth Preparation  

To provide realistic up to date evidence based information and tools to have a calm serene birth whichever way you deliver. To provide continuous support and be the go-to people for any questions you may have about bump and birth 
To provide a social network community of expectant parents that can meet and enjoy the pregnancy journey together and form supportive friendships that can go beyond bump birth and baby. We see the difference in expectant couples that are prepared. They are confident, relaxed and take things a step at a time. That makes the experience wonderful. 

Our Promise: Knowledge we share  

Our classes are made up of 3 x 2-hour sessions at £150 per couple 
One to one sessions are also available (price on asking). 
All our mums will receive an additional Pregnancy Pamper Gift Bag with useful tips and luxury items. We recommend starting the classes at around 25 weeks of pregnancy 
For both first time and second time plus mums.  
All our antenatal classes include an exclusive gift of £100 gift voucher for Natasha Wiening, a Multi-award Winning Newborn Photographer 
To book, follow online instructions. Alternatively, email or call us. 
Antenatal Class
Classess are £150 
Taught by MIDWIFE 
Input by Consultant Obstetrician 
Postnatal Meet My Baby  
Facebook Group membership 
Wattsapp group membership 
Antenatal Class
Week 1 
Signs of labour 
Process of labour 
Methods of Pain relief including benefits of hypnobirthing 
New Born Baby
Week 2 
Delivery of the baby 
Delivery of the placenta 
Immediate post delivery care 
Going home 
New Born Baby & Father
Week 3 
Postnatal care 
Infant feeding  
New Born Baby & Father
Week 4 £70/person 
Baby Bathing 
Baby's First Aid  
New Born Baby & Father
From 6 weeks after birth 
A reunion - Meet My Baby Class will be available to catch up with new mums in your classes and discuss all your postnatal needs.  


Harmony NIPT Test
For babies due mid January -February 2023 
Sneak Peak Logo
For babies due mid February 2023 to mid March 2023 
Antenatal Classes
For babies due mid March 2023 to mid April 2023 
Baby Scan
For babies due mid April to mid May 
Harmony NIPT Test
For babies due mid May 2023 - mid June 2023 
Sneak Peak Logo
For babies due mid June 2023 to mid July 2023 
Antenatal Classes
For babies due mid July 2023 to mid August 2023 
Baby Bump


• Friday Mornings  9.30 to 11 am 

• Social group Meet for tea and coffee Talk all things birth, bump and baby At Priory View 

Bespoke classes on request 


A reunion - Meet My Baby Class A chance to discuss your birthing experience if you wish or share your experience. We will also share any useful local resources such as children and family centres and any available services in Central Bedfordshire, North Beds, South Beds, Herts and Bucks.  

Common questions parents-to-be have at antenatal classes?   

During the classes parents-to-be often have lots of questions about terms that are used by healthcare professionals and  
we provide as much general information about these. 
What does birth options actually mean? 
Who can deliver on a midwifery led birthing unit, and how is this different from consultant -ed delivery unit? 
Can all women have home-births? 
What happens if a complication occurs.....does that change the birth plan? 
Will there be support for infant feeding or an infant feeding advisor? 
How private midwifery led antenatal classes are different from classes given by antenatal teachers or NHS midwifery led parent education antenatal classes 
What is the postnatal ward like? 
What support is provided by the health visitor? 
Contact us for more information and dates 
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