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Can we all agree that no child should go to bed hungry? - Kate Green opens free school meals debate

#EndChildFoodPoverty - @LabourUK forces parliamentary vote on free school meals after government refuses to change course  Opening the debate on extending free school meals through the holidays, Kate Green MP, Labour's Shadow Education Secretary, said:

Labour calls for Conservative MPs to back free school meals in the holidays

Labour has today (19 Oct) called for backbench Conservative MPs to defy Boris Johnson and vote to support the extension of free school meals over the holidays in a vote set to take place on Wednesday.

Labour calls on Government to engage with schools on SEND guidance

Labour’s Shadow Education Secretary Kate Green MP and Shadow Children’s Minister Tulip Siddiq MP will today (Tuesday) call on Government Ministers to have meaningful dialogue with schools and parents to improve the guidance and support available for children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND).

Up to 1.5 million young people under 18 may need mental health support due to the coronavirus pandemic

A report published today (01 Oct) by the Centre for Mental Health, is warning about how up to 10 million people, including 1.5 million children and young people under 18, may need mental health support in the aftermath of the coronavirus pandemic. World Mental Health Day takes place on 10th October with the theme ‘Mental Health for All’.

Education secretary Gavin Williamson has finally agreed to end his silence on the campus lockdown crisis with a statement to the House tomorrow

The questions ‘Invisible Man’ @GavinWilliamson must answer to put parents’ and students’ minds at rest


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