This is how much parents will have to fork out on their kids in the FIRST WEEK of the new school term
The new autumn term has begun - and it's a costly time for parents.
Not just because of buying school uniforms but all the other equipment needed.
It's estimated that the cost of a school kit - including laptops, calculators and other equipment - is around £373.
It can be even more if musical instruments are purchased rather than loaned.
And a new study has warned parents that some of those items will get lost or broken during the first week.
The research found children in Birmingham were more accident-prone than the national average but that many parents took no measures to deal with... read more
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