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Busy Bees in Braintree

Galleys Corner, Braintree Road, Cressing, Braintree, Essex, CM77 8GA

For new parent enquiries call us on 0330 333 8133

For existing parents call Lisa on 01376 344416

Average Rating: 5

Total Number of Reviews: 1

Opening Times

From 07:00 to 18:30 Mon - Fri

Cares for children aged

3months - 5years

Welcome to our nursery...

Busy Bees in Braintree provides OUTSTANDING childcare, as reported by Ofsted in September 2014. The nursery is a purpose built, two storey nursery ideally located on the outskirts of Braintree Town, on the Galleys Corner business Park opposite Frankie and Benny’s. There is easy access to the town centre and the A120.

We offer full time and part time nursery places for children aged 3 months to five years in separate base room with age appropriate toys and activities. The base rooms are large and airy with access into the specially designed nursery gardens.

There are a variety of sessions available. All sessions are fully inclusive of meals, snacks and nappies for your ease.

We have a long standing, highly qualified staff team who will ensure that your child is well cared for in an environment which is rich in activities and equipment appropriate for their age and ability. Childcare initiatives unique to Busy Bees are established in each of our base rooms these will ensure that all of the children have a variety of choice through out there time with us whilst learning and progressing their development.

Why you'll love our nursery...

  • Outstanding Ofsted September 2014 - Click here to view our report
  • Online learning journal system in conjunction with ParentZone
  • Extended opening hours from 7.00am - 7.00pm, Monday to Friday (except Bank Holidays) can be added on to your child’s session in advance for just a small extra fee. Designed to give parents the greatest flexibility.
  • Close links to local train stations, A120, Freeport shopping village, the town centre and Stansted Airport.
  • Nappies, wipes and sun cream all included at no extra cost
  • Nutritious meals freshly prepared and served by our Level 2 qualified chef in our 5 star rated kitchen.
  • Caring qualified staff who strive to ensure each child is happy, well cared for and supported as they grow and learn. Many have been at our nursery for more than 5 years.
  • Sensory room for those quiet moments.
  • Links with our local schools to prepare all children for transition to their next stage after nursery. This can be a daunting experience for both parents and children so we fully appreciate the need to understand the services schools have on offer
  • Preparing an early Approach to Literacy (PEAL) Initiative
  • Busy Babies initiative to enhance your babies senses
  • Babble to Chatter Supporting children in gaining confidence in all aspects of language.
  • Nurturing problem solving to mathematics Providing children with the best start in their mathematical education.
  • Cooking with me Encouraging children to cook food from scratch from an early age. 
  • Block Play initiative for all those little builders.
  • Our Imagination Station 

What our customers say about us


Carmen R.

Great service,friendly stuff and perfect place for my daughter to be 😍