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What do parents think of summer childcare?

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 23:11:45 GMT

So what do working parents think about the state of holiday childcare? We went to see some of them in Cherry Hinton, a village on the outskirts of Cambridge

Most and least expensive US childcare options

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 23:12:17 GMT

Many parents in the US pay for summer camps for their children. But what happens if that childcare option is out of reach?

Holiday childcare in short supply in UK

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 23:06:16 GMT

Millions of children will be going to activities clubs this summer while their parents work. But only a quarter of the UK has enough holiday childcare places.

Girl, 5, fined £150 for lemonade stand

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 10:20:59 GMT

The young girl burst into tears after Tower Hamlets Council issued a fine for selling 50p drinks to festival goers.

Clydesdale Bank sets launch date for plastic £10 note

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 23:04:42 GMT

The bank new £10 polymer note is among several plastic £10 notes that are due to enter circulation this autumn.