I’d like to be doing my practical training, everything is theoretical at the moment, so I’m frustrated. “But midwives are brilliant at getting through situations with humour, in my experience! And there have been positives. “They say new mums have been feeding more successfully and bonding with their babies, positively affected in a way by the lack of other things to do! Amity Hill AMITY HILL, student midwife and infant feeding support worker at Dorset County Hospital. Week 11 of lockdown. Dorset Supporting U N MASKED