40 Years of Busy Bees


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Busy Bees


Book your visit today

New parent? Call 0330 333 8133

Existing parent? Call 01383 844640

Opening Times:

From 07:30 to 18:15 Mon - Fri

Our Centre is located close to the centre of Dunfermline, close to bus routes and motorways for busy parents travelling to work. Our opening hours are 7.30am - 6.15pm, we have 6 closures throughout the year - Christmas Day and Boxing Day, 1st and 2nd January and Good Friday and Easter Monday. We have a safe, welcoming, fun, nurturing and educational environment for children to play and learn. We have been awarded Grade 5's (very good) from Care Inspectorate and we are a Busy Bees Centre of Excellence. We have an onsite chef and kitchen assistant providing delicious meals and snacks for the children. All staff qualified in childcare or working towards their childcare qualification. If you would like to have a look around our Centre please go ahead and book a visit - we would love to see you and your family and we can answer any questions that you might have.

Pebble flexible childcare at Busy Bees Halbeath

We understand that parents and carers lead busy lives, and we want to do everything possible to help. That’s why Busy Bees Halbeath 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 Halbeath

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Laura Mutter - Centre Director

Laura Mutter

Centre Director

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Nursery Facilities at Busy Bees Halbeath

Here's a snapshot of just some of the wonderful facilities we offer at our Day Nursery in Dunfermline. 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 Halbeath

Fees include all meals, drinks and snacks prepared on site by our nursery chef.

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Food Menu

Take a peek at our NHS accredited menus below.

If you'd like to speak to someone about your child's diet, talk to your centre director.

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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.

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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 Dunfermline 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.

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


Sarah K.


"Excellent all round:-)... Only very minor observation is the sign by the main road needs cleaned ! Not a great first impression and the first comment a friend of mine made when I said we were at halbeath busy bees! "

Sarah C.


"Overall a supportive and safe place for my child - thank you "

Tatiana L.


"Good conditions and great stuff!"

Scott D.


"The Nursey is Fantastic in every way but we have had 2 price increases within the first 12 months, So if the Price could remain predictable that would make it 5 Stars. "

Jennifer H.


"Our daughter has been here since she was 9 months old and thrives in the caring atmosphere they provide."