Baby loss stories

Thank you to the parents who are helping to #breakthesilence by sharing their stories of babies lost during pregnancy or afterwards.

  • Indescribable pain

    August 15th, 2019

    “When people ask if I have any children, I say yes. Because I do. Just because they’re not with me, doesn’t mean I’m not a mother.”

  • Great North Run - Gavin Larkin

    Our two snowdrops

    August 15th, 2019

    I thought I would challenge myself by doing something in their memory. Something I will be able to look back on and have something proper to remember them by. For me and my wife in memory of our two snowdrops Sam and Sarese Larkin.

  • Story of baby loss

    Our Angel Louie

    August 12th, 2019

    After many tests & investigations, I was told I was completely healthy & the previous miscarriages were 'unlucky'.

  • A woman and her baby

    Thanks to Tommy’s, I am a mother

    August 6th, 2019

    'I thank God for the Tommy’s staff who were very clear in explaining to me that if they waited any longer they could lose me, the baby or both of us.'

  • Image of a sunset over the sea

    Kindness in a moment of despair

    August 2nd, 2019

    When I called the Tommy’s helpline, the midwife was so caring and supportive. In that time of complete numbness and confusion, I needed both kindness and direction. I am so thankful I had access to that.

  • A mum holding her baby straight after birth

    Tommy's gave us hope

    August 1st, 2019

    Emma and Sam from Lichfield, Staffs, suffered four devastating miscarriages. They self-referred to Professor Quenby at the Tommy’s Clinic in Coventry. Their daughter Emily was born on January 4th 2019.

  • Story of baby loss

    My story

    July 30th, 2019

    I'm trying to pick up the pieces and move on but every baby I see, every pregnant woman I see, just everything baby or pregnancy related hurts like nothing else.

  • Rachel's daughter Willow

    Our pot of gold at the end of the rainbow

    July 15th, 2019

    Willow is our little symbol that anything is possible.

  • A black and white photo of Sophie Daniels sat on a bench looking into the camera

    A conversation with Liberty's Mother

    July 10th, 2019

    Founder of Liberty’s Mother, Sophie Daniels, sits down to chat with Tommy’s about her upcoming charity music record.

  • Our time will come

    Our time will come

    July 8th, 2019

    There was nothing I could do to stop it, the doctor suggested I go home in the comfort of my own house to let it pass. In that moment our future was destroyed.

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