Building the case for universal and affordable childcare

Tuesday, 5th February, 6pm-8.30, Committee Room 5, Houses of Parliament

We believe affordable and universal childcare should be a key policy for the country.

We are holding a roundtable discussion with stakeholders from key sectors. Speakers will include Ed Balls MP, Stephen Twigg MP, Sharon Hodgson MP, Seema Malhotra MP, Zita Gurmai, MEP and President of PES Women, Polly Toynbee, Guardian, Professor Andy Green, Institute of Education, Dr Anne McMunn, Economic and Social Research Council/UCL, Mike Abbott, Co-op, Purnima Tanuku OBE, National Day Nurseries Association, Jonathan Douglas, National Literacy Trust, Anne Longfield, 4Children, Sharon Greene, Unison, Shama Tatler, Ivana Bartoletti and Sarah Hutchinson, Fabian Women’s Network.

A publication of the event will be presented to the Labour Party Policy Review. If you would like to attend please RSVP to s.j.hutchinson@googlemail.com.