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Tax-Free Childcare costs top £35m

The Government has spent more than £35m on implementing Tax-Free Childcare, which since its launch seven weeks ago has been plagued with problems.


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Interview - Jay Harman

Education campaigns manager, Humanists UK

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Interview - Roy Ballam

Managing director and head of education, British Nutrition Foundation

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Interview - Stephen Burke

Director of think-tank United for All Ages, which is pioneering the idea of intergenerational care in...

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'Five ways Montessori made me a better Dad'

Ahead of Father's Day, one Dad Jeremy Clarke, leader of E-Learning at Montessori Centre International,...

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Editor’s view - Food for life

Healthy eating is a theme that runs through this issue of Nursery World, and this will continue to be...

Latest From The Blog

  • Is adult furniture child's play?

    14 October 2015

    In parts of Finland, staff working in state-funded nursery settings have been told they must use adult-sized furniture. According to one manager, working in an EYFS nursery in Helsinki, the reason...

  • Sunshine and Skolverket in Stockholm

    05 November 2014

    The final part of the Nursery World early years trip to Finland and Sweden was spent in the lovely city of Stockholm.