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Busy Bees


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New parent? Call 0330 333 8133

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Opening Times:

From 07:00 to 18:00 Mon - Fri

Welcome to Busy Bees at Sandy, where every day is an adventure filled with laughter, fun, and boundless excitement. If you're searching for exceptional childcare in Sandy, look no further! Our nursery is designed to provide your child with a nurturing environment that promotes growth, learning, and memorable experiences. 

Rest assured, there is never a dull moment here at our nursery in Sandy! From the moment your child steps through our doors, they will be greeted by a warm and welcoming environment that encourages them to explore, learn, and grow. 

We offer a wide range of captivating activities and enriching learning resources that will engage and inspire your child. From the comfort of our cosy reading corners to the thrill of construction play and the great outdoors, there's something exciting for every child to enjoy. 

Your child's journey of growth is our top priority. Which is why our dedicated team are committed to supporting each child every step of the way during their time with us. Here at Busy Bees Sandy, we celebrate each milestone your child achieves, big or small, as they come on leaps and bounds with us. 

We know how important it is for you to be a part of your child's journey. That's why we offer the ParentZone app, where you will receive real-time updates on your child's activities, milestones, and daily adventures, ensuring you never miss a moment of their growth and development. 

So, if you're seeking a nursery in Sandy that offers quality childcare and a place where your child can learn, grow, and thrive, then look no further! Busy Bees at Sandy has got you covered. Book a visit and embark on a wonderful journey of discovery and development with us.

Pebble flexible childcare at Busy Bees at Sandy

We understand that parents and carers lead busy lives, and we want to do everything possible to help. That’s why Busy Bees at Sandy offers the flexibility of booking additional sessions for when you need them.​ Find out more about our nursery session booking app, Pebble.

Day Nurseries Top 20 Award 2020
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Busy Bees at Sandy

7 Medusa Way



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Amy Wills - Centre Director

Amy Wills

Centre Director

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Nursery Facilities at Busy Bees at Sandy

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

At Busy Bees Sandy, we like to make sure your child continues to get all the nutrition they need when they're with us. They'll receive regular meals, snacks and drinks throughout the day, all included in the fees you pay - at no extra cost.  

Accredited by expert child nutritionists at NHS Startwell, these menus change seasonally, so there are always plenty of opportunities for the kids to try new delicious and healthy new foods. It's all freshly prepared, every day, by our on-site nursery chef.  

Want to discuss your child's dietary requirements? Just speak to your Centre Director - we can always account for specific requirements.  

What can your child expect to enjoy on a typical day at our nursery in Sandy? Just take a look below. 


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. 


Cheese flan served with homemade baked beans and a cup of water. Followed with jelly and ice cream for dessert.  

Afternoon Snack  

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

Early Evening Snack 

Pasta salad, served with a cup of water, and mixed berries 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 Sandy 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 Sandy Location

Nestled in the heart of Sandy, Busy Bees at Sandy is your go-to destination for excellent childcare. You'll find our nurturing nursery conveniently situated on Medusa Way, making it easily accessible for families seeking a warm and enriching environment for their children. 

If you're arriving by car, getting to our nursery in Sandy is a breeze. We are located just off the A1, a major road that ensures convenient access for families commuting from near and far. And to make your drop-offs and collections hassle-free, we offer ample onsite parking right at the nursery, providing a secure and seamless experience. 

Arriving via public transport? There's a bus stop just a quick 5-minute stroll away on Engayne Avenue and Waverley Avenue. This bus stop is serviced by routes 72, 73, and 193, including the Ivel Sprinter, ensuring that our nursery is easily accessible for families relying on buses. 

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


Alexandra M.


"Lovely staff, always keeping the children fully occupied with fun activities and lots of outside playtime "

Sterenn L.


"The staff is wonderful and very professional. I highly recommend."

Claire S.


"Excellent nursery, well run and lovely staff. Both my children have attended the nursery over 6 years. "

Lubica H.


"Busy Bees at Sandy is a fantastic nursery. Our daughter loved it from day one, she is very happy there, staff are friendly and caring. The fact that she goes to nursery with a smile on her face just says it all. "

Munjala N.


"Busy Bees at Sandy is a great nursery. My eldest went here and my youngest is currently here. Staff are very welcoming and informative about my daughter's day. I can see a real difference in my daughter's speech and play. "