Summer statement: Chancellor ‘missed opportunity’ to tackle child poverty and early years crisis as employment scheme praised


The government “missed an opportunity” to tackle child poverty and a financial crisis facing the early years sector in its summer statement, campaigners have said.

The Chancellor has been criticised for ignoring increasing levels of poverty in his summer statement. Picture: Adobe Stock
The Chancellor has been criticised for ignoring increasing levels of poverty in his summer statement. Picture: Adobe Stock

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