Like most sites this site uses cookies : By continuing to use our site you are agreeing to our cookie policy.close & accept [x]
News Stories

** A Multiple Success ! ** *More Than One Event*

To celebrate Twins. Triplets and More Week and World Twin Day there were celebrations all over the UK. The More Than One Event was a fantastic opportunity to share news. views. experiences and all the latest information on multiple births at a fun event at Beamish Museum. Country Durham in the North East.
The aim of the day is to raise awareness of the work done by The Women's Services Directorate based at the Royal Victoria Infirmary in Newcastle upon Tyne. In addition. we will be raising funds to purchase essential equipment and teaching materials.
The event was a brilliant success with 110 sets of twins. 6 sets of triplets and 1 set of quads attending the picnic. The event was covered by the BBC and Tyne Tees and was also reported in both The Journal and The Evening Chronicle. See our Media Centre for the full reports.
TwinsUK were pleased to sponsor the event by providing goody bags for all the families. The day is all thanks to Sandra Bosman. the multiples specialist midwife with the Women's Directorate at the Royal Victoria Informary.
We hope even more will join an event to be arranged next year.
Pictured are North-born quads Markus. Lucas. Harrison and Lara Miller-Snee who are proving a challenging task to their parents Melanie and Emma from Houghton-le-Spring. The foursome are believed to be only the second set of quads born at Newcastle"s Royal Victoria Infirmary. The couple. who have been together for more than a decade. were helped in their quest for a family with fertility treatment using a sperm donor.

More News
It's never too early to start reading to your twins. Research has indicated that even infants can benefit from being read to. As your twins grow. make reading a daily part of their routine. Finding th
Doctors are celebrating the birth of twin babies, who were the first in the world to be monitored using new twin pregnancy growth charts, that could save hundreds of babies’
Bach to Baby concerts in London and the South East are classical music concerts suitable for all ages from newborns to great-grandparents! We are actually doing a special month in June of 'Double Trou
Share your experience of finding out you were having twins / triplets in this unique More Than One Project by Emma Jones, a 2nd Year BA (Hons) Press and Editorial Photography student at Falmouth Unive
Studio Lambert, the BAFTA-winning TV production company behind Gogglebox and Doctor in the House are looking to change lives, we received this request from Ellie at Big Life Fix We are currently
How To Get Funding for Children's Special Needs Buggies - Every day I get asked Can you help me? I don't know what to do as my disabled child (ren) needs a buggy and the NHS can't help / won't fund it / have offered me something that doesn't meet our needs...I have two children and need a double buggy....I can't afford a pushchair....HELP, I don't know where to turn!The good news is that in the vast majority of cases WE CAN HELP. You may need a single stroller or double special needs buggy, you may have one or two disabled children and/or siblings, you may even have a baby on the way and an older disabled child who's got way too big, tall or heavy and now outgrown their standard buggy. You may even have a young child with a condition and need to carry medical equipment. Whatever your needs are, w read more