Nurseries in Crisis!

Nurseries are in a cash crisis, and that is the raw truth of the matter. Today heavy weight newspapers like the Financial Times address the issue in their coverage of the news.

This Government is creating uncertainty in the Nursery and Early Years sector.

Funding gap leaves nurseries struggling to pay minimum wage
A survey by the National Day Nurseries Association has found that since the roll-out of 30 hours of fully funded childcare a week for three and four-year-olds, closures of nurseries and childcare providers have increased 47%.

Phil Bateman

Phil Bateman is Married to Mary and lives in Wednesfield North. He was a long serving local politician having served previously on the now defunct West Midlands County Council... read more