Sort by Date | Relevance

Search results for

Articles: 188 results Filter results »

Conservative MPs are increasingly concerned about the survival of maintained nursery schools and the impact for children with special educational needs and disabilities.

Labour would abolish tax-free childcare if it come to power, the shadow childcare minister said today.

In the late Eighties, Sheffield Children’s Centre took the Thatcher Government to court over Section 28, which banned the promotion of homosexuality in schools. Chrissy Meleady, who led the fight, tells the story 30 years on

A major report by the Sutton Trust claims that 1,000 Sure Start children’s centres have closed since 2009 - twice as many as Government figures show.

New analysis by the Labour party reveals local authority spending on children and young people's services has fallen by nearly £1 billion a year in real terms since 2012.

Campaigners against cuts to children's centres will march on Downing Street to hand a letter to the Prime Minister demanding more funding to save early years services.

New figures show investment in Sure Start has continued to decline with local authority spending on centres falling by £763 million since 2010.

Action for Children says the Government is 'letting families down' as it finds that four in ten children's centres have not been inspected for over five years.

A petition against plans to cut Norfolk County Council’s children’s centre budget has attracted more than 5,000 signatures.

New DfE figures show local authority spending on Sure Start and early years services has fallen by more than £650 million since 2010.