When you have a newborn, it can be difficult to entrust your precious bundle into someone else's care. But a night out, or a night off nighttime feeding, might be just the tonic you need to put a spring in your step after an exhausting pregnancy, birth and first few weeks. There is lots of help out there in many different options. These are our recommendations.
Highly recommended agency for one-off or regular night nannies for newborns and teaching older babies to sleep.
Sleep guru, and author or Gentle Sleep Solutions, Andrea Grace, has a practice in Harley Street.
Nanny agency, where all nannies have studied Primary Teaching or Early Years' Education for at least three years.
St Pancras Recruitment
French-speaking nanny agency; fabulous website, which feature potential candidates.
Well-established maternity nurses and nanny agency.
Infant Sleep Consultant
Baby sleep guru Katie Palmer is a former nanny and maternity nurse. Phone and overnight services available.