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2008-08-07 18:00:41

THOUSANDS of parents are failing to take advantage of a Government tax break to help cover the cost of holiday childcare, research showed today. Despite the fact that 90%of out of school clubs and holiday schemes accept childcare vouchers as payment, 20% of schemes said they did not have a single parent who used them, according to voucher provider Busy Bees. Research carried out by the group at 200 holiday schemes found that even where providers said people were using the vouchers, it...

Word of the Day
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'