Under 5 magazine

Under 5, the official magazine of the Pre-school Learning Alliance, is one of the most trusted and respected sources of information and advice for the early years community.

Distributed directly to subscribers ten times a year, each issue of Under 5 includes: 

  • Latest sector news and policy updates
  • Regular features on EYFS learning and development requirements
  • Learning through play activity ideas
  • Exclusive interviews with key early years political and sector leaders
  • Expert advice and guidance on issues such as safeguarding and inclusion
  • Special discounts on leading commercial sector products and services

Alliance members receive 10 issues of Under 5 annually as part of their membership, and can purchase additional subscriptions to the magazine for £15 a year. Subscriptions for non-members are available at £38 per year.

Under 5 April highlights

Get moving – The Youth Sports Trust shares ideas for teaching physical literacy

A good night's sleep – The Children's Sleep Charity explains the importance of getting a full night's rest for young children

Earning and learning – Why now could be the best time to take on an apprentice

Activity corner: Easter – alternative ideas for celebrating the season using word play and rhymes

Further information

  • To register for a free one-month trial to Under 5 magazine, please click here
  • To find out more about becoming an Alliance member, please click here

If you have not received your copy of Under 5, contact the membership team to ensure that we have the correct contact details for you.

Please direct all editorial enquiries to: editor.u5@pre-school.org.uk

Marketing opportunities

Read by more than 60,000 early years practitioners, Under 5 is recognised as a market leader, delivering consistently high-quality editorial on key early years news and developments.

To find out more about advertising opportunities, please contact Jonathan Knight at Century One on 01727 739193 or email jonathan@centuryonepublishing.uk.

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