40 Years of Busy Bees


Nursery in
Milton Keynes

Rated Good by Ofsted

4 Reviews

Busy Bees


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New parent? Call 0330 333 8133

Existing parent? Call 01908 607797

Opening Times:

From 07:00 to 18:30 Mon - Fri

Busy Bees Saxon Street is a fantastic day care setting in Milton Keynes with 5 spacious well-equipped rooms designed around children’s individual needs and interests. In our baby room, we have a separate sleeping area where our babies can sleep peacefully while the older children can continue to learn and explore their environments. The bright and stimulating spaces offer a wide range of resources available both indoors and outdoors. Gardens are an extension from the children's base rooms and each age group has access to its own garden area. The free flow system in place supports children's independence. There are lots of opportunities for the babies and children to explore, create and enjoy extracurricular activities such as yoga, teddy tennis, and football.  

The qualified and experienced team at our nursery in Milton Keynes are passionate about giving each child a head start in life. They ensure children experience a home feel atmosphere that enables them to learn in a free flow environment while following their interests and building their confidence and personalities. We also pride ourselves in building excellent relationships with parents and we are always available to offer advice, suggestions and support to all parents, as well as reassurance when leaving your precious bundle for the first time.  

We would love to welcome you and your child to visit Busy Bees Saxon Street. Come and view the excellent facilities for yourself and meet our friendly team at our nursery in Milton Keynes. Book a visit online today

Not sure if Busy Bees Saxon Street 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 at Milton Keynes on Saxon Street

We understand that parents and carers lead busy lives, and we want to do everything possible to help. That’s why Busy Bees at Milton Keynes on Saxon Street 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 Milton Keynes on Saxon Street

Chadwick Drive

Off Saxon Street

Milton Keynes


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Claire Redsull - Centre Director

Claire Redsull

Centre Director

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Nursery Facilities at Busy Bees at Milton Keynes on Saxon Street

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 at Milton Keynes on Saxon Street

At our Busy Bees Saxon Street nursery in Milton Keynes, the fees you pay are inclusive of all meals, drinks and snacks which are prepared fresh each day on site by our nursery chef. Our children enjoy delicious home cooked food which is nutritionally balanced and healthy. Our 4-week rolling menu includes fresh, seasonal produce allowing our children to experience a wide variety of tastes, textures, flavours, and colours within their meal. We are also fully equipped to provide food for children with allergies or intolerances as well as cultural preferences and we always provide a vegetarian option to meat dishes. If your child has any specific dietary requirements or allergies, please make the nursery staff aware and they will be happy to discuss other delicious alternatives for your child.

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


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. 

Interested in learning more about how we encourage eating well at Busy Bees Saxon Street? Follow the link below to view our NHS accredited seasonal menu in full.

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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 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 purpose-built childcare setting is conveniently located at the Milton Keynes University Hospital grounds and close to the Milton Keynes Central train station. Our nursery is easily accessible by bus, train, or car to and from all main commuter routes but not via the hospital entrances. At Busy Bees Saxon Street, we have ample on-site car parking as well as a handy buggy store for those arriving on foot.

Find the exact location of Busy Bees at Milton Keynes on Saxon Street 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.


Natalie H.


"Brilliant detailed handovers. Always happy to follow parents lead with regards to child's routine. Very creative and different activities set out daily. Regular updates with child's development"

Amy H.


"Aurora Loves nursery and the staff are all friendly x"

Amy C.


"Great experience. My little girl started in January 2020 and she was just 8 months old, she had developed so much she loves nursery days and once in nursery she is always happy. "

Damian B.


"Good feedback given on development "