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March to defend SureStart nurseries

by Chris Price
Issue No. 2243

On the march

On the march

Over 100 parents, children and workers marched in Gosport, Hampshire on Monday of last week to defend SureStart nurseries.

The protest (pictured right) took its “no cuts” message into a public consultation meeting at Rowner SureStart.

Closing 28 centres was said to be necessary to make £6 million of “savings”.

That day news broke that banker Bob Diamond’s bonus was £6.5 million.

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Tue 15 Mar 2011, 18:46 GMT
Issue No. 2243
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