Industry news and insight

The latest news, views and industry insight from Morton Michel.

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News, views and industry insight

This page is regularly updated to keep you informed on what's happening at Morton Michel and in the childcare sector.

Sep 2021

Morton Michel - Nurseries count the cost of Covid

A recent survey of 406 providers, representing 1,251 nurseries by the National Day Nurseries Association (NDNA) has unearthed important evidence of the financial strain nurseries have suffered.

Sep 2021

Morton Michel - Revised EYFS takes effect

The new Early Years Foundation Stage Statutory Framework (EYFS) came into force on 1st September 2021, replacing the previous framework, which was launched in 2017.

Sep 2021

Government criticised for funding secrecy

The Early Years Alliance has filed a complaint with the ICO, following the government's refusal to comply with a Freedom of Information request on the promised £44 million childcare budget.