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The sector has called into question the effectiveness of Ofsted’s inspection regime following a TV report revealing safeguarding and health and safety failings at a nursery rated Good.
Online advertising of foods high in fat, salt and sugar aimed at children is to be banned under new rules coming into effect next year.
New Government figures reveal 156 children’s centres closed in 2015, almost double the number which shut the previous year.
More than two million children from working families are in poverty, reveals a new report commissioned by the Joseph Rowntree Foundation.
Earlier this month, Bright Horizons acquired Asquith Day Nurseries and Pre-Schools.
The shadow early years minister and MP for Hampstead and Kilburn, talks about Labour’s plans
A parent and volunteer with the Fair Funding for our Kids (FFFOK) campaign
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...
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.