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Closed ~ Bank Holiday Monday 25th May

We will be closed for the Bank Holiday on Monday 25th May and will open again as usual at 7am on Tuesday 26th May.

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Closed ~ Bank Holiday Monday 4th May

We will be closed for the Bank Holiday on Monday 4th May and will open again as usual at 7am on Tuesday 5th May.

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Easter Bank Holidays

May we remind everyone that we are closed on Good Friday and Easter Monday. We hope you have a fabulous long weekend… enjoy your chocolate treats!!

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Chick, chick, chick, chick, chicken!

The children have loved this year’s ‘Living Eggs’ activity. From the 12 eggs which were delivered, 11 have hatched into fluffy, yellow balls of cuteness! Children from all rooms visit Pre-school on a daily basis to watch the chicks and absolutely adore the chance to stroke or hold them (as do the staff!). It has […]

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Solar eclipse

It was cloudy this morning but we still manged to get a picture of the solar eclipse as it happened. Take a look at our Facebook page to see what the children got up to on this special day!

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Staff Training Day – closed

May we remind everyone that we will be closed on Friday 6th March for our staff training day.

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World Book Day Thursday 5th March

Watch out – the dinosaurs are coming!! Our chosen theme for World Book Day is dinosaurs and we have loads of activities planned for the children. From baking and painting to dressing up and hunting for dinosaurs, the coming week promises to be lots and lots of fun!!

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Pre-school’s Bobby Bear on tour in New Zealand

Bobby Bear lives in Pre-school and the children can take him home to have adventures with them. He has been to many places with the children, enjoyed birthday parties and family celebrations. At the moment he is on holiday in New Zealand – here he is on the beach, enjoying the sunshine and the fabulous views. […]

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Fundraising update – Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice

After a year of fundraising for the hospice, involving raffles, selling cakes and buns, a family barbeque day and several members of staff completing a gruelling muddy assault course, we were delighted to hand over a cheque to the hospice for £2000! We’d like to say a huge thank you to everyone who helped us […]

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Coffee Morning 11th February

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Local schools are closing due to the snowy conditions, we will be contacting parents as soon as a school notifies us of their closure and will bring the children who usually come to us on Wednesdays back to Space. The nursery is still open but if you have any concerns, please contact us.

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Get wrapped up – we’re going out!

It may have been cold today, but that didn’t stop the children from going outside to play. Hats, gloves and warm coats were the order of the day as Nursery Room headed out to play. Off down the ramp they went and into the garden – but what to play with first? The bikes, scooters […]

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Let it snow!!

The children were very excited this morning as they went outside to play in the snow. After having snowball fights and running around trying to catch snowflakes, they enjoyed the sunshine and all came in with rosy red cheeks and hungry tummies ready for lunchtime!

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Homemade bird feeder

The Pre-school children always have a great time at Forest School, and love exploring nature. This month they have made bird feeders to help our feathered friends get through the winter. Why not make some for your garden and see who comes to tea?   You will need: Length of garden wire & string to […]

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Children’s Christmas Party – Wed 17th December

The nursery will be full of excited children and staff on Wednesday as we wait for Santa to bring all the children a Christmas treat! The party is 10am – 12 noon and your child is welcome to come for the party even if they do not normally attend nursery on Wednesday – please speak […]

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Do you want to build a snowman?

Shop bought decorations are great, but nothing melts your heart like a decoration made by little hands! If you would like to make a Christmas decoration with your child, why not try this fantastic activity from Pre-school?  

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