28/07/2011 06:17 BST | Updated 26/09/2011 10:12 BST

Steve Hilton Wants To Abolish Maternity Leave - FT.com

Steve Hilton, David Cameron's enigmatic strategy director, has startled colleagues by proposing the abolition of maternity leave and all consumer rights legislation, as part of an initiative to inject life into Britain's sluggish economy.