Gill Rutter from the Daycare Trust says in the long term the government needs to look at reforming childcare regulations to lower the costs and ensure it is not a barrier to parents going to work.
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It will be a bright start to Saturday, with some sunny spells. However, cloud and rain will reach the far west by late-afternoon.
Researchers at Cardiff University have unveiled a new drug that's extending the lifetimes of some cancer patients.
Showers will become confined to northern parts through the course of the night, with clear spells developing elsewhere.