This is our latest news. Check back here for all PACEY announcements, news and views, as well as PACEY reaction to government announcements concerning the childcare sector. We'll also share reports and findings from regulatory bodies and our various partner organisations.

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Email apology

We apologise for sending an email in error earlier today.


Tax-free childcare update

Tax-free childcare aiming for 2017 launch.



PACEY Cymru Conference 2015

A fun filled, informative day was had by all who attended the PACEY Cymru conference.


Institute of Public Policy Research says Government childcare pledge is underfunded

The Institute of Public Policy Research (IPPR) is concerned the Government will significantly underfund the planned free entitlement extension.


Government gives detail on Childcare Bill

The Department for Education has published a policy statement on the Childcare Bill. Here we outline the main points it covers and PACEY's view on the statement.  


PACEY conference to address wellbeing in the early years

PACEY conference to address health and wellbeing 


PACEY members celebrated at Nursery World Awards

PACEY members celebrate success by winning awards in two of the categories at the 2015 Nursery World Awards.


David Walliams helps launch government literacy drive

David Walliams is backing Education Secretary, Nicky Morgan, in a call to make English children the most literate in Europe within five years.


New magazine and new app for PACEY members

The exciting new PACEY Childcare Professional app has now launched! Discover what it has to offer and download for free! 


Upper age limit for the registration of childcare provision to be extended in Wales

Welsh Government releases written response to Proposed Changes to Childcare Regulation and Registration in Wales.