From 07:30 to 18:00 Mon - Fri
Our Livingston nursery offers a warm and welcoming environment for both parents and children. We have a huge variety of exciting resources for children to discover. Whether your child enjoys reading, painting, role play, or exploring outside, there is something for everyone at our West Lothian nursery.
At Busy Bees, we understand that choosing the right nursery for your child is key, and that you shouldn’t miss out on any key developments or milestones while they are in our care. It is for this reason specific reason that we have our Parent Zone app, where your child’s key worker will upload updates on day-to-day activities as well as any important events.
Our highly trained team of nursery staff create and select exciting resources for the children at Busy Bees Livingston, to encourage learning and development in a fun and stimulating way.
We are thrilled that as of August 2023, our families can now access funded places at our Busy Bees Livingston Village nursery. Visit our page and find out further information about funding options available to you.
To get a taste of what our nursery is like, come and view the facilities for yourself and meet the friendly team. Book a visit today.
We understand that parents and carers lead busy lives, and we want to do everything possible to help. That’s why Busy Bees Livingston Village offers the flexibility of booking additional sessions for when you need them. Find out more about our nursery session booking app, Pebble.
Here's a snapshot of just some of the wonderful facilities we offer at our Day Nursery in Livingston. Click on each facility to find out more.
We offer ample parking on-site for your safety and convenience.
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.
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.
Our outdoor environment offers space to explore and take safe risks with the support of our team, aiding child development.
Our Sensory Room is a relaxing space providing a unique sensory experience with activities and equipment to explore, engaging and stimulating children’s senses.
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.
Our Interactive Smart Board is used daily to bring learning to life and provides children with a hands-on approach with technology.
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.
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.
The fees you pay are inclusive of all meals, drinks, and snacks, which are prepared on- site by our nursery chef. We understand it can sometimes be tricky to get little ones eating the right food, and that a healthy, balanced diet is crucial for their overall development. Our talented nursery chef and kitchen team cleverly ensure little tummies are full of all the right foods by changing menus regularly and making fun and enjoyable meals.
If your child has any specific dietary requirements or allergies, please contact the Centre Director who will be happy to discuss other safe and tasty options.
Get a taste of what your child might eat while at our Livingston nursery:
Seasonal fresh fruit with a selection of cereal or porridge.
Seasonal fresh fruit, wholemeal toast or other baked good, with a drink of either milk or water.
Cheese and apple sticks, followed by fish pie or mixed bean pie served with cauliflower and peas, with a drink of water.
Seasonal fresh fruit or vegetable sticks, with a drink of either milk or water.
Early Evening Snack
Butternut squash and sweet potato soup with brown bread triangles, followed by yoghurt and fruit, with a drink of water.
For more information on how Busy Bees promote eating well within our nurseries and to explore our NHS accredited menus in full, please follow the link below.See food menu
We believe in an open and transparent approach to nursery fees, and wherever possible offer flexible booking patterns for parents. .
At Busy Bees, we work alongside the Government’s 30 hours funded childcare scheme for three-and-four-year-olds. More information can be found on our Funding Options page or speak with the Centre Director to discuss other funding options.
Click the button below for weekly, daily and session rates for our exceptional childcare.Download fee sheet
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 Livingston 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.
Just a six-minute drive from the centre of Livingston, our West Lothian nursery can be conveniently accessed from many local suburbs. Our nursery is equidistant from both Livingston North and South train stations, between a five and 10-minute drive away,
Find the exact location of Busy Bees Livingston Village by using our What3Words:
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 Livingston. Book a visit today to arrange a personal tour to see Busy Bees Nursery Livingston for yourself.
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"Amazing staff, caring & attentive- we love hearing stories about their day! Roman loves all of his busy bees (and all of the amazing food that they bring him) :) "
"Our boys love going to nursery. Since they started around a year ago, they’ve really settled in and come on in leaps and bounds. The staff at the nursery are great and I enjoy being kept up to date on the app too. I’m glad we chose Quarrywood. "
"Hannah and the team are great and I have no worries leaving my child in their care, there is a great variety of activities with the children and well balanced meals. "
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