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Over half of working mums would like to work less

Over half of working mums would like to work less

A fifth of working mothers would like to increase their hours, but 57% would like to work less, according to a Department of Education study.…

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Former government advisor proposes children stay in school till 6pm 

Former government advisor proposes children stay in school till 6pm 

A  former adviser to prime minister David Cameron has called for children to be in school from 9am to 6pm.

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Women still taking on most of childcare responsibilities even when both partners work

Women still taking on most of childcare responsibilities even when both partners work

Some eighty per cent of women feel guilty about returning to work after having children, compared to just 39% of men and women are still expected to take on the majority of childcare responsibilities even when both parents are working, according to a new study…

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Cost of raising a child rises by £4K in a year

Cost of raising a child rises by £4K in a year

Having children has never been more expensive, with the cost of bringing up a child until he or she is 21 at an all-time high of £222,458, according to a report from protection specialist LV=.…

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Labour pledges to expand free childcare

Labour pledges to expand free childcare

Labour says it will expand free childcare and will work towards providing universal access to childcare for under fives.

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