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Waterstone's announces book prize winners
Katherine Rundell is the overall winner of the 2014 Waterstones Children's Book Prize. Waterstone's booksellers choose the winning books.
Ofsted publishes Early Years report
The Ofsted Early Years Annual Report 2012/2013 has called for more rigour in how early years providers are assessed in order to help prepare children for starting school - including a check at age two years to tell if a child is 'on track to be ready for school'.