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Parents spend £35,000 on kids by the time they reach five

Parents spend £35,000 on kids by the time they reach five

Parents are spending an average of £35,000 on their children by the time they get to five years old, according to new research by insurance company Aviva. …

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Lords Committee calls for reprioritisation of childcare budget to help disadvantaged children

Lords Committee calls for reprioritisation of childcare budget to help disadvantaged children

The next Government should urgently review the way the budget for early education and childcare - forecast at £6.4 billion - is allocated to help disadvantaged children, according to a House of Lords report. …

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Negotiating change in the pharmaceutical industry

Negotiating change in the pharmaceutical industry

Jacqui Hall talks to Workingmums.co.uk about how she has risen up the career ladder in the rapidly changing pharmaceutical and biotech industry, negotiating multiple roles, mergers and takeovers.…

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Lib Dems make free childcare pledge

Lib Dems make free childcare pledge

The Liberal Democrat have outlined plans to provide 15 hours a week of free childcare to all children of working parents aged between 9 months and two years at a meeting of the Pre-School Learning Alliance.…

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Divide opens between those who struggle with regular childcare breakdown and those who don't

Divide opens between those who struggle with regular childcare breakdown and those who don't

The majority of mums have not had any problems with their childcare arrangements, but 12% have issues every month, according to a Workingmums.co.uk poll.…

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