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Education (Guidance about Costs of School Uniforms) Bill

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 11:16 am on 13th March 2020.

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Photo of Stephanie Peacock Stephanie Peacock Labour, Barnsley East 11:16 am, 13th March 2020

I completely agree, and my hon. Friend makes an incredibly important point. Her community, like mine, has shown kindness and generosity. Parents and carers across my community came together, and we collected hundreds of items. Families should not be forced to fork out for increasingly expensive items of school uniform. Compulsory branded items and limited numbers of uniform suppliers have caused school uniform prices to skyrocket, severely impacting the household budgets of many families.