Rural bus cuts harming access to basic services

10 May 2021

A new report produced by the National Federation of Women’s Institutes (NFWI) examines the impact rural bus cuts have had on mental health, isolation and social exclusion and sets out recommendations for future action.

Boost in expert mental health support

10 May 2021

Thousands of children and young people will benefit from better support and expert advice in school and college thanks to a new £17 million package of mental health support designed to help them recover from the challenges of the pandemic.

Future of nursery schools at risk

7 May 2021

A third of maintained nursery schools in England are cutting staff and services due to a loss of income, additional Covid costs and a lack of certainty over funding, according to a new survey.