Unhappy families;Letter

17th December 1999 at 00:00
COULD you please advise me which of New Labour's policies should take precedence: the family-friendly policy which encourages employees to grant time off for those caring for children or dependants who fall ill; or the absence reduction policy which encourages employers to reduce the time employees take off work?

Miriam Stanton

Principal

Bede College

Billingham, Stockton on Tees

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