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“Tread carefully” on minimum wage increases, warns IFS

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Watchdog calls for caution on minimum wage risesRead more

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Nursery owner challenges Prime Minister on childcare funding

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Boris Johnson says there will be an announcement about childcare in manifesto “soon”Read more
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DfE refuses to release childcare funding information after ICO ruling

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Alliance calls decision “shameful” after ruling from ICORead more

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96% of providers say 30-hours funding doesn’t cover costs

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Early years providers say funded hours put strain on financesRead more

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38% of childcare providers in deprived areas are making a loss

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Ceeda report reveals details behind £662 million shortfall in the sectorRead more

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Liberal Democrats promise 35 hours of childcare from 9 months

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Party pledges to support working families with children aged 9 months and aboveRead more

Labour Sure Start childcare

Labour pledges to extend 30-hours to all children aged two- to four-years-old

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Party promises reinvestment in Sure Start centres and improve “pay and skills” in the sectorRead more

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Cost of delivering childcare places increases 20%

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Increase comes as DfE commits to a 2% increase in local authority ratesRead more

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Early years funding petition closes early

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Petitions committee closes site to new signatures as parliament dissolvesRead more

Woman and child

Ofsted and the Alliance produce guidance to offer clarity for childminders

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Confusion over rules around providing care for both early years children and school-age childrenRead more

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