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The impact of Business Rates on business inquiry

February 19, 2019

Early years providers are being encouraged to response to a Treasury Committee inquiry on the impact of business rates. Early years providers based in England are encouraged to respond to …

Ofsted Early Years Curriculum Workshops – sign up to this early years event.

February 4, 2019

Invite for early years engagement events – curriculum workshops Thursday 7th March at the Birmingham Conference and Events Centre Please register for these events here. Ofsted,  are developing a new …

Look at what Ofsted said….

January 11, 2019

Here is a list of Ofsted recommendations that have appeared on reports for Solihull settings.  We have listed them under group settings and childminders. You could use this list as …

Have you signed up for the Foundation Years newsletter?

January 9, 2019

The Foundation Years newsletter is published every month and includes updates from DfE, other government departments and the wider Early Years sector. This month has an article on “What will the education …

Babies: Their wonderful world online

November 27, 2018

200 babies are brought together to take part in an ambitious scientific study exploring how the incredible changes that happen in the first two years of life make us who …

Medicines in schools and settings updated

November 7, 2018

Birmingham and Solihull Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) have issued a number of updates. As a consequence, changes have been made to the guidance Medicines in schools and settings

Bold Beginnings – Exploring the Future of the Early Years – Thursday 6th December 2018 – Chateau Impney, Droitwich Spa

October 18, 2018

Babcock Prime on behalf of WCC and in association with Solihull LA, are delighted to bring you an exciting and informative masterclass, focussing on the future of the early years, …

Have you booked your place on Leaders and Managers?

September 27, 2018

An opportunity to meet with other professionals. The autumn session will include a focus on ‘narrowing the word gap’, self-evaluation, recent news and research and of course the chance to …

Working together to safeguard children 2018

September 6, 2018

This is an important piece of guidance for agencies, organisations and practitioners to know what they must do individually and collectively to safeguard children. It sets out how they should …

HMRC Digital Support for Childminders

July 27, 2018

HMRC has a range of digital support explaining what childminders need to do when it comes to tax