As many as 1,000 children's centres now closed, study finds

Joe Lepper
Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Around 1,000 children's centres have closed since 2009, twice as many as officially acknowledged, an education charity has claimed.

Government figures are likely to underestimate the extent of children's centre closures, the Sutton Trust has said. Picture: Alex Deverill
Government figures are likely to underestimate the extent of children's centre closures, the Sutton Trust has said. Picture: Alex Deverill

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