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Good Morning Britain – #ProtectOurNurseries

Good Morning Britain – #ProtectOurNurseries

November 16, 2016 at 12:32 pm

Following Good Morning Britain’s recent undercover investigation into nursery schools, I welcomed the opportunity to sit down with Piers Morgan and Susanna Reid to discuss their findings. It is clear that any reported breaches of childrens’ safety require an immediate response, and it is clear that Ofsted must do more […]

 
Education questions – Funding for nurseries

Education questions – Funding for nurseries

November 14, 2016 at 3:56 pm

Today at Education Questions I called on the Government to provide the extra funding desperately needed to protect our nurseries. Over the summer, the Government conducted a consultation on expanding free childcare. It came to light last week that more than half of the nurseries which responded to this consultation […]

 
First question as Shadow Minister for Early Years

First question as Shadow Minister for Early Years

October 10, 2016 at 2:40 pm

Today I was proud to begin my tenure as Shadow Minister for Early Years, joining my frontbench colleagues for Education Questions. I pushed the Minister on the consequences of their new funding formula, which will leave 25% of local authorities worse off and threatens hundreds of nurseries with closure. I […]