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Shared Parental Leave - video casebook

This resource draws on real life accounts of couples taking Shared Parental Leave (SPL) to provide useful insights for parents and employers.

Shared Parental Leave – Making Room for Dads

By Dr Emma Banister (University of Manchester) and Dr Ben Kerrane (Lancaster University).

Making Room for Dads aims to investigate the experiences of men as they become fathers for the first time. The project also looks at the impact of the Shared Parental Leave scheme.

Research partners

  • As part of an academic project, researchers from Manchester and Lancaster Universities would love to hear more about your views of SPL. If you would be happy for the project team to contact you with a link to a brief survey please type your email address (otherwise please just press submit).