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With a growing number of families cutting down on meat, or ditching it altogether, Under 5 magazine editor Rachel Lawler speaks to vegetarian settings to find out how they are making a vegetarian menu work.
This article originally appeared in the February 2019 issue of Under 5. Find out more and subscribe to the magazine here.Read more
Melanie Pilcher, quality and standards manager at the Alliance, shares some ideas for creating a book corner, or story area, to help encourage children to develop a love of books and reading. This is an...Read more
How will increased minimum wages and increased pensions contributions affect your nursery or early years setting? As confirmed in last year’s Budget, the minimum wages are set to increase again this April, alongside an increase in the minimum employer pension contributions. But is your childcare business ready for the change?