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Childcare costs – the stark reality

by ParentalChoice
in Children

The Daycare Trust and Family and Parenting Institute today published their Childcare Cost Survery for 2013. Shockingly, but unsuprising to most of us paying for childcare, it showed that nursery, childminder and after-school club services are all rising at a rate of 6 per cent which is more than double the rate of inflation. They ...

First day of the Summer holidays

by ParentalChoice
in Parenting

So first day of the summer holidays for me and the first time I’ve had to think “so now what do I do?” Having no childcare to help today, I was greatly helped by the good weather and the fact that a good friend of mine had suggested meeting up for a play date at ...