Tuesday, 18 March 2008
Dear Dear Councillor Cardownie
It had to be a man that said it, and a foolish one at that. Our Council's attitude to the provision of quality childcare as delivered on behalf of the Council via Edinburgh Leisure was summed up by Deputy Council Leader Steve Cardownie:Edinburgh Leisure's main job is to provide sports facilities, not childcareHe just doesn't get it, without the childcare there will be no sports facilities available to thousands of parents and carers across Edinburgh. Most of these people are women and the lack of childcare is a huge barrier to women taking exercise.
See the full story in the Evening News