Press releases 2018

18 October 2018
Minister receives round of applause at NDNA Cymru event

01 October 2018
NDNA writes directly to Chancellor and Education Minister: scrap business rates for nurseries in England

27 September 2018
Relief for nurseries in Wales after years of campaigning

21 September 2018
NDNA Scotland agrees principles of working with COSLA 

20 September 2018
Just two weeks to go to sign business rates petition  

17 September 2018
Nursery closures jump by two thirds since 30 hours ‘free’ childcare introduced

12 September 2018
National Day Nurseries Association and Vitamin Angels announce nutrition partnership

23 August 2018
National Day Nurseries Association (NDNA) autumn member events

15 August 2018
We celebrate 300th nursery to receive first aid accreditation  

02 August 2018
Early Years Business Zone benefits hundreds of nursery owners  

19 July 2018 
Cautious welcome for Childcare Offer for Wales but challenges must be addressed  

19 July 2018 
Croeso Gofalus i’r Cynnig Gofal Plant i Gymru ond rhaid mynd i’r afael â’r heriau

13 July 2018
Maths Champions programme makes positive difference to children’s learning

11 July 2018
Join us at our Lobby Day to campaign for a better deal for nurseries and families

09 July 2018
Please support this petition to scrap business rates for nurseries in England

26 June 2018
Nursery sector greats sparkle at NDNA Nursery Awards    

26 June 2018
National Day Nurseries Association 20th Anniversary conference success

20 June 2018
30 hours: nearly one year on, government must wake up to warning signs

11 June 2018
Act now or 1140 hours childcare policy is at risk 

23 May 2018
Two lucky nurseries win £1000 “Golden Ticket” prizes

18 May 2018
Staff cost calculator launched

17 May 2018
Minister celebrates NDNA’s Over 50’s Childcare Works programme    

26 April 2018
NDNA announces annual awards finalists

23 April 2018
Millie’s Mark: 200th nursery awarded Millie’s Mark

12 April 2018
Childcare Offer for Wales expansion must include private nurseries

 11 April 2018
Sparkling line-up for NDNA’s Conference in June 

 03 April 2018
NDNA partners with early years resource giant

 29 March 2018
NDNA is urging the nursery sector to give vital evidence in their annual survey

 27 March 2018
Millie’s Mark has been extended to pre-schools, nursery schools and childminders in England

 20 March 2018
Shocking gap between funding rates and Scottish Living Wage

 14 March 2018
Childcare Minister to speak at early years event
09 March 2018
Quality Counts: New quality improvement scheme for early years launched

 29 February 
Government early years policy under threat as qualified staff leave nurseries

 02 February 
Annual practitioner’s workforce survey launched

 16 January 2018
Creating a fresh look with our new logo  

 15 January 2018
We launch our prestigious awards for 2018

 11 January 2018
Compiling the true picture of our early years workforce 

 2 January 2018
NDNA's New Year's Resolutions

 21 December 2017
Seasons best wishes from Purnima and the NDNA team

 5 December 2017
Give your views on plans to expand two-year-old childcare offer

 16 November 2017
Chancellor's Budget: don't forget plight of nurseries

 9 November 2017
Children need more risky play – NDNA welcomes Ofsted comments  

7 November 2017
Child Protection course accredited to Level 2

1 November 2017
Scrap business rates for nurseries in Wales to enable 30 hours childcare delivery

24 October 2017
New programme to encourage young unemployed into childcare