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Children are heading for a decade of crisis - not 'renewal'

Wednesday 04 September 2019 / Government spending
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The Chancellor says his Spending Round will “turn the page on austerity” - but it's difficult to see the evidence

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Action for Children responds to the Chancellor's Spending Round announcement

Wednesday 04 September 2019 /
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“Far from a decade of renewal, we’re heading for a decade of crisis for children."

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Children's cuts could cost us election warn Conservative councillors

Monday 02 September 2019 /
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We surveyed over 500 councillors and many fear that cuts to Children’s services may cost them at the next election.

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Parliamentary event urges government to Choose Childhood

Friday 02 August 2019 / Events, Campaigns
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Hundreds of supporters gathered at Parliament to call on government to create a National Childhood Strategy.

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