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15 th March 2019
Just 91,000 families made use of the new Tax-Free Childcare system in December, according to new government data, That is far below the expected number. Official figures, analysed by the BBC, show the government had planned and budgeted for 415,000 families to be using the system by October 2017. By December 2018, just 22% of that number had...
8 th January 2019
A new report recommends all nurseries and schools link with care homes to improve children’s educational attainment. Published  by the think tank United for All Ages, the report says that ‘urgent action’ is needed to tackle the ‘worsening crises’ facing children and young people, and that bringing younger and older people together can tackle the ‘...
18 th December 2018
We would like to take this opportunity to wish all our children and their families a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year. We are closed 24th, 25th, 26th, 27th, 28th, 31st and the 1st of January 2018.
16 th November 2018
The Oral Health Foundation is calling for the introduction of healthy drinks as the default option with children’s meals in restaurants, insisting that it will significantly help to improve oral health. The call follows a pioneering law passed in California, which will see milk or water being sold as the default drink with kids' meals in...
6 th August 2018
We pride ourselves in the service  we offer and do our utmost to ensure that we create a home from home environment where your child can continue to develop and grow. Our Liverpool Day Nursery  staff are extremely passionate about their job that they do and are always wanting to ensure that your child/ children strive to achieve their full...
6 th July 2018
The Government has resumed a drive to encourage parents to sign up for Tax-Free Childcare to pay for holiday clubs during the school summer holidays. Our day Nursery in Cheshire offers Free Grant Places for 2, 3 and 4 year olds.  If you would like to find out if you qualify, please contact us here. Official figures reveal that take-up of the...
11 th June 2018
Grandparents have a lifetime's worth of cooking experience, so why not share this knowledge with pre-schoolers to help them develop healthier eating habits? This is the conclusion arrived at by a charity and community group who have awarded £1650 to a mum in Bradford who has come up with the idea of running a cooking group between grandparents and...
16 th May 2018
An app for parents and carers of pre-school children has ‘positive effects’ on children’s concentration levels, determination and their ability to make their own decisions, according to academics. A study carried out by University of Oxford’s Department of Education found a digital programme that sends game ideas and tips on child development to...
2 nd April 2018
After a three-hour Commons debate, the Government has announced it is postponing the scrapping of the popular Childcare Vouchers Scheme, for at least six months. The timing for ending the voucher scheme on 5 April 2018 came under fire due to administrative problems surrounding the replacement scheme and the launch of the 30 hours ‘free childcare’...
8 th March 2018
Even from birth, girls and boys are treated differently, so it is unsurprising children as young as four can have defined ideas about what jobs are suitable for men and women, and whether ‘being smart’ is determined by gender. Baby girls are often dressed in pink with boys in blue. Studies show baby boys are bounced in the air more, with...

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