40 Years of Busy Bees


Nursery in
Leicester, South Wigston

Rated Good by Ofsted

5 Reviews

Busy Bees


Book your visit today Use our funding calculator

New parent? Call 0330 333 8133

Existing parent? Call 0116 3193806

Opening Times:

From 07:45 to 18:00 Mon - Fri

Busy Bees South Wigston is a converted two storey building, located in the heart of South Wigston.

The nursery is set back in a nice quiet location boasting a large outdoor area for the children to explore. We have 3 base rooms related to age and stage of development each having their own separate dining room which doubles up as a craft room providing the children with ample opportunity for learning opportunities.

The nursery staff team are very passionate about what they do; many of them have been in the childcare sector all their working lives. Our staff are either level 3 qualified or working towards a qualification. Staff have a range of other qualifications including, safeguarding, first aid at work, paediatric first aid, food hygiene. We have a dedicated training team at our Head Office!

Not sure if Busy Bees Leicester South Wigston is the best option for your family? View all of our Nurseries in Leicester to explore all Busy Bees locations in your area.

Pebble flexible childcare at Busy Bees at Leicester South Wigston

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

Divider Divider
Busy Bees

Busy Bees at Leicester South Wigston

The Barracks

Tigers Road



LE18 4WS

/// chart.sang.voice

Vicky Wells - Centre Director

Vicky Wells

Centre Director

Blue curved shape

Nursery Facilities at Busy Bees at Leicester South Wigston

Here's a snapshot of just some of the wonderful facilities we offer at our Day Nursery in Leicester, South Wigston. Click on each facility to find out more.

White and teal shape Buggy Store graphic

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.

Grey curved shape

Food at Busy Bees at Leicester South Wigston

The fees you pay are inclusive of all meals, drinks and snacks, which are prepared on site by our nursery chef. We understand that it can be tricky to get children to eat the right things, which is why our chefs come up with inventive menus to ensure little tummies are always full! 

If you child suffers from any allergies or dietary requirements, please contact the Centre Director who will discuss other safe and delicious alternatives.  

Get a taste of what your child might eat in a day while at our nursery in South Wigston: 


Seasonal fresh fruit with a selection of cereal or porridge. 

Morning Snack

Seasonal fresh fruit, wholemeal toast or other baked good, with a drink of either milk or water. 


Salmon or Veggie fingers with peas and wedges, followed by fruit and sultanas with a drink of water. 

Afternoon Snack

Seasonal fresh fruit or vegetable sticks, with a drink of either milk or water. 

Early Evening Snack

Wraps with a variety of fillings, served with tomato wedges followed by yoghurt and seasonal fruit, with a drink of water. 

Want to learn more about how we encourage healthy eating and read our NHS accredited menu in full? Click the link below to learn more. 

See food menu
5* Food Hygiene
Red shape

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.

Download fee sheet

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 Leicester, South Wigston 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 Leicester, South Wigston Location

Located close to South Wigston train station and only five miles from Leicester city centre, our nursery is conveniently located for parents travelling from surrounding areas and within striking distance of Fosse Park and the M1 / M69 motorways.

On-site car parking for collection and drop off and a buggy store is available for parents arriving on foot.

Find the exact location of Busy Bees at Leicester South Wigston 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 Leicester, South Wigston. Book a visit today to arrange a personal tour to see Busy Bees Nursery Leicester, South Wigston for yourself.


Demmi-elise O.


"Always helpful, my son has come on no end whilst being at the setting."

Wioleta P.


"Awesome place. Happy with them since day 1 "

Cezary H.


"Starting from the manager, Anna is brilliant at her job and is very warm, understanding and open person. Professional and friendly staff with an individual approach towards the children, I've had both of my daughters going there so will definitely recommend the place!"

Stephanie W.


"My daughter loves going to busy bees, she’s always happy to go in and leave in a great mood."

Charlotte S.


"Amazing "