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New parent? Call 0330 333 8133

Existing parent? Call 01772 855 687

Opening Times:

From 07:30 to 18:00 Mon - Fri

Our Busy Bees nursery in Warton is a 'home-from-home', with a warm, friendly atmosphere where your child can thrive.  

Conveniently located by BAE Systems, Warton, we provide childcare for babies, toddlers, and preschool-age children throughout the week. 

Each age group has its own dedicated space within our nursery. We like to ensure children can develop at a pace that they're comfortable with. Having these separate spaces allows children to feel confident as they grow and learn alongside those at a similar stage in their development journey. 

Your child's day at our Warton nursery will never be boring! Our rooms are equipped with toys and resources designed to encourage little ones to become curious explorers. We have a large outdoor space, so they can have fun in the fresh air. There's always plenty to keep your child involved and engaged. 

We also prepare your child for their next big milestone - the move to full-time primary school education. All our activities are tailored around the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) framework. Our fully qualified teacher provides lots of exciting learning opportunities. 

You'll always be kept up to date with what your little one has been up to at our Warton preschool nursery. Our ParentZone app is regularly updated with individual milestones and achievements. You'll also have access to UP - our learning and development app. It's a brilliant resource you can use to continue your child's learning journey at home. 

Want to see the brilliant facilities at our Warton nursery for yourself? Book your visit today

Pebble flexible childcare at Busy Bees Warton

We understand that parents and carers lead busy lives, and we want to do everything possible to help. That’s why Busy Bees Warton 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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Naomi Jackson - Centre Director

Naomi Jackson

Centre Director

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Nursery Facilities at Busy Bees Warton

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

Here, at our Warton nursery, we understand just how important it is for growing little ones to get the nutritional balance they need. So, while your child is at our Warton preschool nursery, we ensure they can enjoy healthy snacks, meals and drinks throughout the day. There's no extra cost involved - it's included in your fees. 

Our seasonal nursery menus feature childhood favourites packed with goodness. They're accredited by NHS Startwell. Every day features a different set of dishes, which means there's always an opportunity to try something new and delicious. And everything is freshly prepared, on-site, by our talented nursery chef. 

Does your child have specific dietary requirements? Don't worry, simply speak to your Centre Director – our team can make sure they're accounted for with safe alternatives. 

Want to get an idea of what your child might enjoy on a regular day at our Busy Bees nursery in Warton? Here's just a taster! 


Fresh fruit with a selection of cereal or porridge. 

Morning Snack

Fresh fruit with wholemeal toast or baked goods, served with a cup of milk or water. 


Pork bolognaise (vegetarian option: red lentil and vegetable bolognaise) with cheesy garlic bread. 

Afternoon Snack

Fresh fruit or vegetable sticks, served with a cup of milk or water. 

Early Evening Snack

Salmon crunch wrap and egg crunch wrap with carrot sticks. Caribbean fresh fruit salad with vanilla natural yoghurt for dessert. 

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5* Food Hygiene
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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 Warton 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 Warton Location

You'll find us situated right at the heart of the village of Warton, north Lancashire. Situated on Rake Lane, we're just a 20-minute drive from Preston and a 30-minute drive from Blackpool. 

Our Warton preschool is also just down the road from BAE Systems - making it a convenient choice for parents who work at the Warton Aerodrome facility. 

When you arrive, you'll see that we have plenty of on-site parking spaces, so you can safely pick up or drop off your child, well away from the busy main road. 

Are you planning to visit our nursery via public transport? The village is well-covered by local bus services. Our closest stop is the Post Office bus stop on Lytham Road - served by 68, 76, 78, 698, 602, 639, 853 and 959 buses. 

Need a little extra help with finding our Warton nursery? Try the what3words app on your smartphone.

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


Laura B.


"Excellent place. Children have loved coming here."

Heather O.


"My daughter loves going to nursery and is always happy band runs into nursery without a care in the world. I feel this is a safe and well structured nursery. Heather O’Brien"