Parents rate Pontarddulais nursery as one of Top 20 nurseries in Wales

PARENTS have rated Pitter Patter Day Nursery Ltd in Pontarddulais as one of the Top 20 nurseries, out of 379 early years settings in Wales. The top twenty nurseries in Wales have received an award from the leading day nurseries reviews site,, with the award based on the nursery’s Continue Reading

Save up to £2,000 with Tax-Free Childcare

AS schools return in Wales, HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) is reminding working parents they could save up to £2,000 per child per year to pay towards after-school clubs and other childcare services. Around 70,000 families in Wales are eligible for Tax-Free Childcare, which can cut thousands of pounds off Continue Reading

Relaxation of Discretionary Assistance Fund rules extended

THE Welsh Government has agreed to continue the relaxation of the Discretionary Assistance Fund (DAF) rules until 31 March 2021. The Discretionary Assistance Fund will continue to help families and individuals with the financial pressures and challenges they are facing. Changes to the fund, were introduced in response to the Continue Reading

Childcare Offer for Wales to re-open

THE Childcare Offer for Wales which provides working parents with 30 hours of Government-funded early education and childcare for three and four-year-olds is re-opening following the coronavirus pandemic. The Offer was suspended in April to allow resources to be repurposed to support the childcare needs of critical workers and vulnerable Continue Reading

AM welcomes free childcare for key workers parents

NEIL Hamilton, AM for Mid & West Wales, and Leader of UKIP Wales has welcomed news of free childcare for parents who are key workers during the coronavirus pandemic. Mr Hamilton, a member of the Climate Change, Environment and Rural Affairs committee, was commenting after the Welsh Government launched a Continue Reading

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