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More than 500 children living with Type 2 diabetes

Ellie Spanswick, News Editor (17-Jun-16)

There are now reportedly more than 500 children living Type 2 diabetes, figures in the National Paediatric Diabetes Audit published by the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH) have revealed. Local.....

MPs warn free 30 hour childcare offer is at risk

Ellie Spanswick, News Editor (15-Jun-16)

MPs have raised concerns over the Government’s plans to extend free early education and childcare in a new report, published by the Public Accounts Committee. The report warns of a lack of providers willing to provide the additional.....

UK parents reportedly 'the worst' at sharing childcare responsibilities

Ellie Spanswick, News Editor (14-Jun-16)

This Father’s Day, British men are expected to spend just 24 minutes caring for their children, compared to every hour spent by mums, according to the Fatherhood Institute's Fairness In Families Index (FIFI). The.....

Nursery sector thriving: With demand from buyers strong despite 30 hour childcare offer

Sue Learner, Editor (08-Jun-16)

The nursery sector has already had a ‘very busy and buoyant’ first quarter with one of the UK’s leading property brokers selling more than one nursery every week. Christie & Co’s quarterly childcare sector.....