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New parent? Call 0330 333 8133

Existing parent? Call 0161 486 0706

Opening Times:

From 07:30 to 18:30 Mon - Fri

Busy Bees Cheadle Hulme nursery is a fantastic option for parents looking for high-quality childcare within the Stockport area, situated in a safe and secure area, with car parking, secure access, and a convenient buggy store. Our Busy Bees nursery in Cheadle offers a warm and inviting atmosphere to both children and parents, with a team of dedicated staff who strive to support and nurture the children within the facility.

Upon first glance, parents will see the wide range of exciting activities on offer for children to explore, play and learn with. Our Busy Bees Stockport nursery is known for the well-thought-out educational and fun activities that are planned to keep children mentally and physically engaged while having fun.

Similarly to our other regional sites, Busy Bees nursery in Cheadle promotes children taking ‘safe risks’ while using the outdoor space and range of equipment on offer, allowing them to further boost their confidence while learning to adapt to new situations and explore the environment surrounding them.

Check in on your child’s progress and day-to-day activities through our sophisticated ParentZone app, designed to keep you updated with the learning, experimenting and key moments your child may have while at Busy Bees Cheadle Hulme. We welcome you to book a visit today to view the excellent facilities and meet the friendly team.

Pebble flexible childcare at Busy Bees Cheadle Hulme

We understand that parents and carers lead busy lives, and we want to do everything possible to help. That’s why Busy Bees Cheadle Hulme 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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Stephanie Ruddock - Centre Director

Stephanie Ruddock

Centre Director

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Nursery Facilities at Busy Bees Cheadle Hulme

Here's a snapshot of just some of the wonderful facilities we offer at our Day Nursery in Cheadle. 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 are 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 2 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 Cheadle Hulme

At Busy Bees nursery in Cheadle, the fees you pay include all meals, drinks, and snacks, which are freshly prepared on site each day by our talented nursery chef. At our nursery in Stockport, we understand the importance of providing your child with nutritionally balanced meals, and the impact it can have on their overall health and well-being. If your child has any specific dietary requirements or allergies, please get in touch with the Centre Director who would be happy to discuss some tasty alternatives with our kitchen team.

At our Cheadle Hulme nursery, we try and make mealtimes a fun and enjoyable experience, as we know that sometimes it can be tricky to get children to eat the right things. Below is an example of what you could expect your child to eat while at our nursery in Stockport:


Seasonal fresh fruit with a selection of cereal or porridge.

Morning Snack

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


Meat or vegetables (diet dependent) in gravy with dumplings, served with carrots, green beans and new potatoes. Followed by orange smiles for dessert, with a drink of water.

Afternoon Snack

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

Early Evening Snack

Hummus with pitta bread and vegetable dippers, and cheese on toast, with a drink of water.

Want to learn more about the ways we encourage eating well at Busy Bees Cheadle nursery? Click the link below for more information, and to access the full NHS accredited menu.

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Getting Outdoors

At our nursery in Cheadle, the staff are always encouraging children to get outdoors and explore. At Busy Bees, we understand the importance of children spending time outside in the fresh air, while learning to adapt to the elements around them. In order to actively encourage this, our Cheadle Hulme nursery offers a range of outdoor play equipment, which will allow children to learn to take safe risks, while being supervised, all while having fun with friends.

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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 eligibility and 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 Cheadle 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 Cheadle Location

Our nursery in Cheadle is located a short distance from the A34, with close links to the main motorways. Conveniently, Cheadle Hulme railway station is just a four-minute drive from the nursery. Parking is available on-site, allowing for easy collection and drop off.

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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 Cheadle. Book a visit today to arrange a personal tour to see Busy Bees Nursery Cheadle for yourself.


Seyedehsahar J.


"The staff is really good, the environment is clean, and they are supportive for children in the nursery."

Smitha Dolly F.


"Would like to see more pictures and how my daughter is doing settling into nursery. What activities did she do and how is her interaction with other kids? "

Laura C.


"Lovely staff and very nice envirolment!"

Laura C.


"Excellent experience for my kids. Lovely staff!!"

Laura W.


"My little girl loves going to nursery. She is happy at the end of the day and we appreciate the attentiveness and friendliness of the staff."