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Nick Clegg says childcare ratio plans to be scrapped

Plans to allow nurseries and childminders in England to look after more children are being dropped, Nick Clegg has said.

The deputy prime minister telephoned leaders in the childcare sector on Wednesday morning and told them the plans were "dead in the water".

Reeta Chakrabarti reports.

  • 06 Jun 2013
  • From the section UK
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