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‘Maternity leave has been seen as ‘the elephant in the room’ with firms feeling they cannot discuss it with employees. But this new service will make the process easier and benefit bosses and mums-to-be. Like all the best ideas, it’s so simple and working mums will feel it helps take the weight of worrying about work off their shoulders.’

Siobhan Freegard, founder of