Coronavirus: Toddlers from poorest families 'missing out' on outdoor space and books in lockdown

Catherine Gaunt
Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Babies and toddlers from disadvantaged families spent less time outdoors and reading and playing with their parents during lockdown than their better-off peers, according to new research.

The closure of playgrounds and libraries has 'disproportionately' affected the poorest families
The closure of playgrounds and libraries has 'disproportionately' affected the poorest families

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