Your Stories

Lucy’s Story

Lucy

Lucy was born at the RVI in Newcastle at 28 weeks, weighing 2 pounds and 13 ounces. She spent 8 weeks on the Neonatal Unit.  She… Read more “Lucy’s Story”

As told by her dad, Josh

Esmay’s Story

Esmay and brother

I was 22 weeks when I became ill with flu, little did I know this would be the start of our incredible journey. I was… Read more “Esmay’s Story”

As told by her mum, Rachael

Betsy’s Story

Betsy

Our little girl, Betsy was born in August 2017 at 8 weeks premature, weighing 3lb 7oz. Betsy also has Down’s Syndrome. When she was born… Read more “Betsy’s Story”

As told by her parents, Rachel and Marc

Teddie’s Story

Teddie (mum, Lisa Crowe) (1)

In June 2016 Teddie came into our lives born on her due date. Little did we know the unexpected journey we were about to embark… Read more “Teddie’s Story”

As told by mum Lisa

Ruby’s Story

Ruby Cummings (3)

My Daughter’s time at the RVI was short compared to most, but still the most horrendous time of my life. Ruby was born at Durham… Read more “Ruby’s Story”

As told by her mum Sarah

Sophie’s Story

Sophie (6)

Firstly I want to thank you for all your support. Without you I couldn’t imagine how it would be for my baby girl, Sophie. My… Read more “Sophie’s Story”

As told by mum Liana