Support groups for parents preparing their child for education.
DfES Childcare Link
This site provides details of local childcare providers in England and Scotland as well as general information about childcare.
DfES Choosing A School
Arrangements for admissions are similar across the whole country, but they can differ quite a lot in some important points, including when and how you must apply for a school place.
Dfes Early Years
Information on establishing and developing early years and childcare services & their implementation at local level by Early Years Development and Childcare Partnerships.