The Breastfeeding Festival 2016


Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th June 2016, Manchester

The 2016 Breastfeeding Festival will be held Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th June, in the Mayo Building at Salford Royal Hospital, M6 8HD in Greater Manchester. This is our 7th Year. 

Buy your tickets HERE and go to the festival website HERE

The 2016 Programme is now almost complete – lots to see and do, and we can confirm we have:

  • Professor Helen Ball speaking on Infant Sleep
  • IBCLC Lactation Consultant Pamela Morrison on Faltering Growth, and on Breastfeeding and HIV
  •  Maureen Minchin, author of the influential Milk Matters
  • Midwife Mark Harris on Breastfeeding and Dads
  • Sarah Atkinson, Medical Herbalist
  • Dr Felicity Savage from WABA
  • Chrissy Chittenden on Lactation as a Feminist Issue
  • Dr Amy Brown discussing ‘Who Decides How We Feed Our Babies?’
  • Dr Wendy Jones on Breastfeeding and Medication






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We'd love to know what you'd like from The Breastfeeding Festival 2016. We always value feedback and new ideas, and aim to make the festival as accessible as possible. So, which events would you like to see included? What arrangement works best for you with timings and days? Have you any other ideas you'd like to share? Please e-mail us and let us know.

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