Campaigns launched against plans to relax childcare ratios

6 May 2022

The Chief Executive of the London Early Years Foundation (LEYF), June O’Sullivan, has written an open letter to Boris Johnson on why it is crucial for the Government not to relax the staff:child ratios in early years settings.

Ofsted publishes its five-year strategy

3 May 2022

Arguing that its work is more important than ever following the disruption and distress of the past two years, Ofsted has set out a strategy to continue its work to improve the lives of children and young people from 2022 to 2027.

Government announces new family hub areas

19 April 2022

The Department for Education (DfE) has confirmed that 75 local authorities are eligible for a share of £302 million to create new family hubs in their areas.