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I am writing this as someone who last worked 4 weeks ago today as I have started additional paternity leave to look after our daughter. So what is APL? In a nut shell its when the mother goes back to work after 26 weeks and the father takes the remaining 13 weeks. There is some information out there found with a quick search but nothing near as much information as you can find for maternity leave. Some good information here from Dadzclub last year,


The government will also give you information on their website,


For what its worth in my opinion the pros are as follows ;

Getting time to bond with my daughter, its amazing, even if it took me two days to get time to write this.

Its a great experience to try a different form of work and appreciate what my wife had for…

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