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Mum of autistic son praises nursery for giving him the 'best possible start in life'

Melissa McAlees (29-Jan-18)

“Joshua was in pieces on his first day of nursery. Holding his eight-month-old brother in my arms, I was desperately trying to console him as he lay on the car park ground completely beside himself. “Yet.....

Government 'wrong' to emphasize calories over 'healthy' snacks, says nursery food supplier

Michaela Chirgwin (26-Jan-18)

Katy Elliott, managing director of an early years food manufacturing company, explains to why additives in processed food cause further snacking, how orders have dropped since the introduction of ‘30 hours’ and.....

My 10-year journey from apprentice to nursery manager

Sue Learner (03-Jan-18)

Hollie Redish, who joined Mama Bear’s Day Nursery & Pre-School in 2007 as an apprentice, says “it’s the best way to get hands on experience and gain a full insight into what the role is like.” Ten years after.....