Mum welcomes childcare plans as costs keep 'going up'

Millions of working families will be able to claim back up to £1,200 a year of their childcare costs, under Government plans announced today.

Speaking to Daybreak, mum Sarah Kelly said she welcomes the plans, as childcare prices continue to rise, whilst her salary remains the same.

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£1,200 childcare cost pledge

Families are to receive up to £1,200 a year towards childcare costs from 2015. The pledge will reportedly only apply to families in which both parents work and earn less than £150,000 a year. The Budget will be announced on Wednesday.