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news 22 December 2008

£9m for young people to become social entrepreneurs

Children's Minister, Beverley Hughes announces £9m for a new scheme to help young people spearhead and deliver ideas for positive activities.

news 18 December 2008

New blueprint for world class children and young people's workforce

Plan to improve recruitment, training and support for teachers, health workers and social workers.

news 18 December 2008

New funding to help children receive one-to-one English and maths tuition

£15m to target 36,000 10 and 11-year-olds in danger of falling behind before secondary school.

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