Sluggish start to autumn term

In the week commencing 31 August nursery occupancy averaged just 49% falling to 36% in childminder provision. The first week of the autumn term for many across the country, the sector is holding its breath to see if figures improve as more schools return from 7 September. 

Ceeda's Covid-19 Tracker is capturing occupancy data on a weekly basis during September - download the latest bulletin here