New Government figures reveal true scale of children's centre closures


More than 1,300 children’s centres closed between 2010 and 2019, newly-published Government figure show.

The figures reveal that over a third of local authority areas have seen a reduction in children's centres of 50 per cent or more
The figures reveal that over a third of local authority areas have seen a reduction in children's centres of 50 per cent or more

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