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The recent budget has again highlighted financial pressure on middle and low income families and with this brings the prospect of rising childcare costs as childcare voucher cuts are due next month. Independent grandparenting website, Grannynet was launched nearly four years ago to support the growing community of internet-savvy grandparent carers who more often than not, step in to help lower those costs. Grannynet's members are about to be rewarded this month with the launch of an updated and improved website, based on the ideas they themselves have come up with.

A recent report found that grandparents save the economy £33bn per year in childcare costs, yet they have been driven to march in protest against cuts being made to the systems they are already doing so much to support.

Grandparents are not only...

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