Urgent Question on free childcare entitlement: 6 September

06 September 2017

Shadow Minister for Education, Tracy Brabin, asked an Urgent Question on the implementation of free childcare entitlement in the House of Commons.

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Read Commons Briefing Paper: Children: Introduction of 30 hours of free childcare in September 2017 (England)

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