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Children: Safety

Department for Education written question – answered on 23rd March 2020.

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Photo of Lucy Powell Lucy Powell Labour/Co-operative, Manchester Central

To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what steps he is taking to ensure that vulnerable children are safeguarded in the event of school closures in England.

Photo of Vicky Ford Vicky Ford The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Education

The Department for Education has indicated that it will not be possible to answer this question within the usual time period. An answer is being prepared and will be provided as soon as it is available.

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