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One-stop shop for childcare

One-stop shop for childcare

Workingmums.co.uk speaks to Sarah-Jane Butler, founder of Parental Choice, which offers a one-stop shop solution to childcare issues.…

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Fifth of parents call in sick to cover summer holidays

Fifth of parents call in sick to cover summer holidays

Almost a fifth of parents had to call in sick last year in order to manage childcare during the six-week summer holiday and 12 per cent were forced to give up their jobs entirely due to a lack of childcare, according to new research by the Family and Childcare Trust and Netmums. …

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Chocolate dreams

Chocolate dreams

Workingmums.co.uk talks to Isabelle Chappell who moved from being a retail buyer for Monsoon to running her own chocolate business.…

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Are our children better off here or abroad?

Are our children better off here or abroad?

Hannah Campbell's South African boyfriend thinks his mother neglected him, leaving him with childminders/tutors to go to work – but if they’d lived in the UK, the different school systems would have made for a very different experience.…

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Call for universal childcare

Call for universal childcare

The Government should prioritise funding and developing children's centres which bring together childcare, early learning and family services rather than relying on cash transactions between the state and families in the form of vouchers, tax credits or reliefs, according to a report by the think tank the IPPR.…

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