Norfolk MP Calls For School Nurseries To Take 2-Year-Olds

4 February 2014, 15:00

Education Minister and Norfolk MP Liz Truss has told Heart opening school nurseries to younger children could help them get a better start in life.

Schools in England are being encouraged to open their doors to 2 year-olds to help solve a shortage in childcare places and Liz Truss also thinks hours at school nurseries should be increased to help working parents.

She is writing to councils to urge them to take up the plans.

We've been putting one Norfolk mum's questions to the Education Minister.

Listen to the questions Sarah wanted to ask and to the answers Liz Truss gave:

Childcare - Liz Truss MP - Q and A 1

 

Childcare - Liz Truss MP - Q and A 2

 

Childcare - Liz Truss MP - Q and A 3