40 Years of Busy Bees


Nursery in
Milton Keynes

Rated Good by Ofsted

7 Reviews

Busy Bees


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New parent? Call 0330 333 8133

Existing parent? Call 01908 370 744

Opening Times:

From 07:30 to 18:30 Mon - Fri

Our wonderful Busy Bees Browns Wood nursery in Milton Keynes offers children state-of-the-art facilities and equipment, so that they have the very best opportunities to develop and flourish.

The Baby Room is where our youngest children (0-2 years) enjoy their day at nursery. This bright and spacious room provides a calming environment decorated with resources to help your baby feel peaceful and happy. The modern yet homely environment has a nappy room and milk kitchen, and you can rest assured that your little one has plenty of room and opportunities to play, crawl, toddle and explore. 

The Toddler room is a stunning modern space that has been carefully designed for children aged 2-3 years. Decorated to capture the minds of the children for a truly stimulating environment that they will want to explore, this room also has fantastic resources such as a cosy sofa and ICT area to allow for further learning opportunities and features a bathroom which caters for all stages of development, complete with sensor taps and dryers.  

The Pre-School room is for children aged 3-5, fully equipped to prepare children for a school environment and really engage their love for learning. This spacious and modern room also features a bathroom to accommodate their every requirement.  

Our childcare setting also features a parents' room where parents can relax and network. 

So, if you are looking for exceptional day care in Milton Keynes, we would love to show you around our fantastic nursery, where a warm welcome awaits you and your child. Book a visit online and we look forward to seeing you soon at our Milton Keynes nursery.

Not sure if Busy Bees Browns Wood is the best option for your family? View all of our Nurseries in Milton Keynes to explore all Busy Bees locations in your area.

Pebble flexible childcare at Busy Bees in Browns Wood

We understand that parents and carers lead busy lives, and we want to do everything possible to help. That’s why Busy Bees in Browns Wood offers the flexibility of booking additional sessions for when you need them.​ Find out more about our nursery session booking app, Pebble.

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Busy Bees

Busy Bees in Browns Wood

1 Morley Crescent

Browns Wood

Milton Keynes


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Donna Richards - Centre Director

Donna Richards

Centre Director

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Nursery Facilities at Busy Bees in Browns Wood

Here's a snapshot of just some of the wonderful facilities we offer at our Day Nursery in Milton Keynes. Click on each facility to find out more.

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Car Parking
We offer ample parking on-site for your safety and convenience.

Buggy store
A safe place to store your pram while visiting the nursery.

Our nursery is fitted with CCTV for the safety and security of our team and the children in our care.

Secure Access
Our entrance ways are fitted with an intercom system and all access points are safe and secure.

Nappies and Wipes inclusive
Fees are all-inclusive to include nappies and wipes.

Formula Milk provided
Fees are inclusive to include formula milk if required.

Meals and Snacks Provided
All meals, drinks and snacks are prepared on-site by our chef and NHS accredited.

Outdoor Facilities
Our outdoor environment offers space to explore and take safe risks with the support of our team, aiding child development.

Sensory Room
Our Sensory Room is a relaxing space providing a unique sensory experience with activities and equipment to explore, engaging and stimulating children’s senses.

Parent Room
Our parent room is a dedicated safe space for us to get to know your family and you to speak in confidence with our nursery team about your child's nursery life.

Smart Board
Our Interactive Smart Board is used daily to bring learning to life and provides children with a hands-on approach with technology.

Funded Childcare
We offer government funded places for children aged 3 to 4 years, please speak to the Centre Director for more information.

We have a fully qualified Teacher in our pre-school room who delivers exciting learning opportunities, whilst ensuring statutory and legal welfare requirements are met for every child.

Foundation Class
The foundation class nurtures each child's natural curiosity within a structured framework providing pre-school children with an early introduction to school life.

We keep families informed through ParentZone, an online learning journal platform, which can be accessed via a smartphone app.

Exclusive to Busy Bees, UP is a learning and development app used by educators in our nursery and parents at home. Search ‘UP by Busy Bees’ on the app store to find out more.

Book Extra Sessions Online
We offer online booking for extra ad-hoc sessions at this nursery with Pebble.

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Food at Busy Bees in Browns Wood

The fees you pay at our nursery in Milton Keynes are inclusive of all meals, drinks and snacks, which are freshly prepared daily on site by our Nursery Chef. If you child has any specific dietary requirements or allergies, please contact the Centre Director who would be happy to discuss other delicious alternatives with the chef.

At Busy Bees, we understand the importance of a healthy, balanced diet, and the impact that nutritious food can have on children’s overall health and wellbeing. Here is a short example of what you could expect your child to eat at our Busy Bees Browns Wood nursery in Milton Keynes:


Seasonal fresh fruit with a selection of cereal or porridge.


Seasonal fresh fruit, wholemeal toast or other baked goods, with a drink of either milk or water.


Garlic bread to start, followed by lasagne/vegetable lasagne with a salad, with a drink of water.

Afternoon Snack

Seasonal fresh fruit or vegetable sticks, with a drink of either milk or water.

Early Evening Snack

A toasted sandwich with a variety of fillings served with cucumber sticks, followed by apple and sultanas, with a drink of water.

Want to learn more about the ways we encourage healthy eating habits within our Milton Keynes nursery? Follow the link below to explore our methods and ideology and view our NHS accredited menu in full.

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Getting Outdoors

Our nursery in Milton Keynes boasts a beautiful large, natural garden where children have plenty of opportunities to explore while getting their daily dose of fresh air. At Busy Bees Browns Wood, we support imaginative and physical play and we encourage children to spend time outdoors and safely investigate the outside world and nature. We are extremely lucky to have amazing features such as dens, huts, mud kitchens, story areas and a full working allotment where the children can plant, grow, pick and prepare their own fruit, vegetables and herbs as well as tending to the environment.  

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Our Fees

We believe in an open and transparent approach to nursery fees. Click the button below for weekly, daily, and session rates for our exceptional childcare.

Did you know Busy Bees also offers government-funded childcare? If eligible, you could be entitled to up to 570 or 1140 hours of funded childcare, depending on your child's age, each year for your child. Find out more on our 'Funding Options' page. Or alternatively, speak to your Centre Director to learn more.

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Preparing for School

In order to best prepare the children for the next big chapter of their lives, Busy Bees do all that they can to support and celebrate the transition. All of the planned activities and experiences which take place within our Busy Bees Nursery in Milton Keynes are designed to provide a foundation of skills that will help them grow in becoming confident and capable learners.

Learn more about how we support the journey from nursery to school by taking a look at our "My Journey to School Tracker". To read more and learn about the other ways our expert team supports the transition to school level, take a look at our Starting School page.

Busy Bees Nursery Milton Keynes Location

Our Busy Bees Browns Wood nursery in Milton Keynes is located in a tranquil community area with excellent transportation links to the M1, A421 and A5. 

Find the exact location of Busy Bees in Browns Wood by using our What3Words:


Book a Tour

Our friendly, expert team of staff are always happy to welcome you and your child for a tour of the facilities on offer at our nursery in Milton Keynes. Book a visit today to arrange a personal tour to see Busy Bees Nursery Milton Keynes for yourself.


Holly W.


"Browns wood staff are absolutely wonderful, my Son loves nursery and I couldn't feel more reassured that he is being kept happy and safe."

Samantha M.


"Welcoming and friendly nursery with kind and nurturing staff. Range of engaging and exciting activities for all aged children. My little one loves it here! "

Tara E.


"Amazing nursery. Can truly see how much the staff care about the little ones and I have nothing but nice things to say about everyone there. "

Jade S.


"Staff are absolutely fantastic, they are so welcoming and provide brilliant feedback about my sons day, they have also been very supportive in helping his speech I would most definitely recommend busy bees as the best nursery for children having tried my son at different nurseries previously I can whole heartedly say that busy bees has and is the best choice in Milton Keynes "

Christine G.


"Very happy with this nursery. Everyone is so friendly and my son just loves going every day!"