P1b7 CEEFAX 2 107 Mon 09 Oct 12:38/40       GOVERNMENT LO BOOST CHILDA@QE S—ENDING The Govero|ent has annouced a big inwreawf in spending on childcare. Annual investment in out-of-school clubs, childminding and other ventures in England wil} increase from £66m this year to more than £200m by 2003/4. Some 900 new nurseries will be set up io fepri÷fp arqas of gng÷ad. Ministers p÷edge 19,000 childfjnder start.up grants each year for the next two years, and say by 2004 1.6m child care places will have been created. Home news digest and in brief.... 148 News Index 102 Flash 150 Regional 160 Next News News Indx Football Main Menu