Latest childcare and early years news


Minister announces additional £24 million for nursery schools

28 February 2019

Children and Families Minister Nadhim Zahawi this morning announced he would give nursery schools in England an additional £24 million "supplementary funding" for the summer term 2020. Read more  

Rising childcare costs locking some parents out of work 

27 February 2019
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Childcare costs for children under three have risen by 3%, more than inflation according to the latest report from Coram Family and Childcare. Read more  

Birmingham City Council – Invite the PVI sector to take on the running of day nurseries

26 February 2019
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Birmingham City Council is inviting the PVI sector to lease 11 day nurseries, either as single settings or a group, and has asked NDNA to make the PVI sector aware of this. Read more