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Working parents face rising holiday childcare costs

Shared from on 20 July 2017

The average cost of summer holiday childcare is rising and council-run childcare is getting scarcer.

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Working parents face rising holiday childcare costs

Shared from on 20 July 2017

The average cost of summer holiday childcare is rising and council-run childcare is getting scarcer.

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childcare

parents

holidays

...

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Working parents face rising holiday childcare costs

Shared from on 20 July 2017

The average cost of summer holiday childcare is rising and council-run childcare is getting scarcer.

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parents

holidays

...

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Working mothers face pay and childcare challenges, reports find

Shared from on 24 April 2017

Rising cost of childcare, especially in big cities such as London, means some families effectively ‘pay to work’, says IPPR

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Working mothers face pay and childcare challenges, reports find

Shared from on 24 April 2017

Rising cost of childcare, especially in big cities such as London, means some families effectively ‘pay to work’, says IPPR

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Working mothers face pay and childcare challenges, reports find

Shared from on 24 April 2017

Rising cost of childcare, especially in big cities such as London, means some families effectively ‘pay to work’, says IPPR

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Introduction of 30 hours free childcare could mean shortage of places | Money | The Guardian

Shared from on 8 February 2017

More than half of councils in England are unsure if there will be enough places when change is introduced in September

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Free childcare ‘does not work and should be scrapped’

Shared from on 6 February 2017

Government attempts to improve the quality of childcare have resulted in too much regulation, inflated prices and a failure to produce better outcomes, according to a think-tank report.

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Free childcare ‘does not work and should be scrapped’

Shared from on 6 February 2017

Government attempts to improve the quality of childcare have resulted in too much regulation, inflated prices and a failure to produce better outcomes, according to a think-tank report.

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Workers ‘cutting hours’ because of childcare costs

Shared from on 14 November 2016

One in four UK business leaders say workers are cutting hours because of childcare costs, a survey suggests.

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Equal pay is still far-off for Britain, where the gender gap narrows at a glacial pace

Shared from on 7 November 2016

New disclosure rules and more free childcare are to be welcomed, but the government must do more to ensure women earn the same as men

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Childcare costs denying working families a good living standard

Shared from on 21 July 2016

Benefit cuts and rising costs are reducing minimum income needed by low paid to live well, says Joseph Rowntree Foundation

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Thousands miss out on free childcare as local authorities struggle to fund places

Shared from on 24 February 2016

More than 41,000 three-year-olds denied 15 hours of free care they are entitled to due to lack of places and fall in childminder numbers, says report

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Nurseries challenge David Cameron’s pledge to double free childcare

Shared from on 2 June 2015

Pre-school Learning Alliance suggests policy could create £350m funding gap because hours paid for by the government are underfunded

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Nurseries challenge David Cameron’s pledge to double free childcare

Shared from on 2 June 2015

Pre-school Learning Alliance suggests policy could create £350m funding gap because hours paid for by the government are underfunded

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