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Government adviser Professor Nutbrown says Government’s childcare reforms 'make no sense at all'

Sue Learner, News Editor (28-Mar-13)

Professor Cathy Nutbrown who wrote a Government commissioned review last year on childcare qualifications, has called the Government’s More Great Childcare report “disappointing” and said plans to change staff ratios “make no sense.....

Childcare more expensive than top public schools such as Eton

Sue Learner, News Editor (06-Mar-13)

Average childcare costs have risen by more than double the rate of inflation in a year, with some nurseries more expensive than top public schools, according to the annual Daycare Trust survey. The Childcare.....