Deprived areas worst hit by nursery closures, research reveals

Fiona Simpson
Tuesday, July 13, 2021

The largest number of nursery closures in England during the pandemic were in the country’s most deprived areas, according to new data.

Two thirds of nurseries have closed in the areas with least funding per child. Picture: Adobe Stock
Two thirds of nurseries have closed in the areas with least funding per child. Picture: Adobe Stock

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