40 Years of Busy Bees


Nursery in
Haywards Heath

Rated Outstanding by Ofsted

10 Reviews

Busy Bees


Book your visit today

New parent? Call 0330 333 8133

Existing parent? Call 01444 448154

Opening Times:

From 07:30 to 18:00 Mon - Fri

Busy Bees Hayward Heath is a Grade II listed building and has been skilfully converted from a Church into a beautiful unique nursery with its own parking purely for Busy Bees families. It is nestled amongst local attractions where the children are able to visit on exciting educational outings. 

A ‘trust us package’ is offered to help parents feel at ease. We provide the main necessities for children under 12 months of age; formula milk, a duplicate version of their bottle they have at home in addition to their own personal cot and bed linen allowing a smoother happier transition into nursery life.

Pre-school children are encouraged to wear the Busy Bees uniform in preparation for big school and also access our own library scheme.

We are proud to say we are a Busy Bees Centre of Excellence and are very gallant in shouting about our longstanding friendly staff team especially our amazing Chef!

Pebble flexible childcare at Busy Bees at Haywards Heath

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

Southdowns Park

Haywards Heath

West Sussex

RH16 4SL

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Natalie Agnew - Centre Director

Natalie Agnew

Centre Director

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Nursery Facilities at Busy Bees at Haywards Heath

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

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


Camille C.


"Great caring team!"

Megan C.


"Great staff who are always informative and welcoming"

Marika W.


"There are some really skilled, experienced and knowledgeable professionals at this setting who are thoughtful and visibly passionate about what they do. I can trust that my child is in good hands."

Roxanne K.


"Lovely Nursery in a lovely setting. Great staff."

Sonia G.


"The service is excellent. Haywards Heath provides a nurturing and loving envirorment for my son and as a only child, they also provide much needed guidance and support when I have questions. Wouldn't want my son anywhere else"