daynurseries.co.uk in the News



Sue Learner, editor of daynurseries.co.uk, was quoted in a news story on a lack of qualified nursery teachers

The Daily Mail (nurseries sector) (01-Nov-16)

The story 'Half of three and four-year-olds attend nursery without qualified teachers' was based on a report by Save the Children

Sue Learner, editor of daynurseries.co.uk, quoted in Sky News story about children attending nurseries without a qualified teacher

Sky News (01-Nov-16)

The Sky News story - 'Over 280,000 kids at nursery with no qualified teacher'

Sue Learner, editor of daynurseries.co.uk, was interviewed on Heart FM about the shortage of nursery teachers in the UK

Heart FM (30-Oct-16)

The story on the impact of a lack of nursery teachers went out on the news bulletin.

Sue Learner, daynurseries.co.uk editor, was quoted in a news story commenting on the Government's 'blinkered' qualifications policy

LocalGov (26-Apr-16)

The news story - 'Whitehall’s ‘blinkered’ nursery recruitment policy damaging to sector, campaigners say' - was based on a campaign by Save Our Early Years calling for the GCSE requirement for Level 3 nursery practitioners to be scrapped.

Sue Learner, daynurseries.co.uk editor was interviewed on talkRADIO about children being excluded from nursery

talkRADIO (01-Apr-16)

Sue Learner, daynurseries.co.uk editor was interviewed by Julia Hartley-Brewer about the number of children being excluded from nurseries for aggressive and violent behaviour.

The Daily Mirror ran a news story on the daynurseries.co.uk poll on testing four-year-olds

The Daily Mirror (31-Mar-16)

A poll by daynurseries.co.uk on whether teachers should boycott testing of four-year-olds when it is introduced in September was featured in the Daily Mirror - 'Nine out of 10 adults don't want under-fives tested, says new poll - http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/nine-out-10-adults-dont-7659339

Davina Ludlow, daynurseries.co.uk director was quoted in a Daily Mail story about children being excluded from nurseries

The Daily Mail (nurseries sector) (31-Mar-16)

The Daily Mail ran a news story with figures on the number of children being excluded from nurseries. It contained a quote from daynurseries.co.uk director, Davina Ludlow. '100 toddlers expelled by nurseries for being violent: Children as young as one sent home for attacking toddlers and teachers' - http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3516600/100-toddlers-expelled-nurseries-violent-Children-young-one-sent-home-attacking-toddlers-teachers.html

Davina Ludlow, daynurseries.co.uk director, was quoted in the Daily Mail about funded childcare places for two-year-olds

The Daily Mail (nurseries sector) (14-Jul-15)

Davina Ludlow, director of daynurseries.co.uk, was quoted in the Daily Mail talking about the importance of the Government properly funding childcare places for two-year-olds, after Ofsted said not enough two-year-olds were taking up the free places.

daynurseries.co.uk awards featured in Wales Online - 'From Little Acorns grow future Little Stars... two Maesteg nurseries branded the best in Wales'

WalesOnline (19-Mar-15)

Wales Online ran a news story on the two top nurseries in Wales - daynurseries.co.uk awards

Sue Learner, daynurseries.co.uk news editor, was quoted in a news story by BBC News Online - 'Call to align nursery and primary school teacher status'

BBC News (31-Jul-14)

Sue Learner, news editor of daynurseries.co.uk was interviewed by BBC News Online for a news story about the status of Early Years Teachers

Davina Ludlow, daynurseries.co.uk director, quoted in Daily Mail news story - 'Start school aged two to stop poorest falling behind, says Ofsted chief

The Daily Mail (03-Apr-14)

Davina Ludlow, director of daynurseries.co.uk, was quoted in a news story in the Daily Mail, on Ofsted wanting more schools to take two-year-olds. She voiced concerns about Ofsted wanting more assessments of pre-school children.

Davina Ludlow, daynurseries.co.uk director comments on Sutton Trust report - 'Four in 10 children missing out on good parenting'

The Telegraph (21-Mar-14)

The Telegraph ran a story on the Sutton Trust report about young children failing to bond with their parents and quoted Davina Ludlow, director of daynurseries.co.uk.

Davina Ludlow, daynurseries.co.uk director comments on National Literacy Trust report - 'Use iPads and Kindles to get infants to read, experts say'

The Telegraph (11-Mar-14)

The Telegraph ran a news story on a report by the National Literacy Trust about using touchscreen technology to get young children interested in reading. Davina Ludlow, daynurseries.co.uk director was quoted in the story about the daynurseries.co.uk poll on whether ICT is beneficial in nurseries.

The Telegraph ran a story on research by daynurseries.co.uk - 'Ministers demand action to overturn cuddle bans'

The Telegraph (09-Aug-13)

The Telegraph ran a story on the children's health minister demanding urgent action to overturn 'heavy-handed and draconian' kiss and cuddle bans in nurseries. These bans were revealed by research carried out by daynurseries.co.uk news editor, Sue Learner

Davina Ludlow, daynurseries.co.uk director was quoted in Evening Standard news story - 'Childcare in the capital: are workplace crèches the answer?'

London Evening Standard (07-Mar-13)

Davina Ludlow, director of daynurseries.co.uk, was quoted in a news story looking at whether workplaces in London should do more to help with childcare.

The Telegraph links to daynurseries.co.uk listing of House of Commons' nursery

The Telegraph (18-Feb-13)

The Telegraph's executive editor (politics) linked to daynurseries.co.uk listing of the House of Commons nursery in a story on the need to get more women involved in politics.