NEW north Essex mums and their partners are being asked to fill in a survey of their maternity experiences.

North East Essex Maternity Services Liaison Committee wants to hear from recent parents about their experience of having a baby in Clacton, Colchester or Harwich hospitals or at home.

The committee, made up of parents and health professionals, advises the local NHS about the care they offer before, during and after birth to mums, their partners and their babies.

The survey is available at