40 Years of Busy Bees

WELCOME TO BUSY BEES

Nursery in
Nottingham

Rated Good by Ofsted

7 Reviews

Busy Bees

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New parent? Call 0330 333 8133

Existing parent? Call 0115 928 0508

Opening Times:

From 07:00 to 19:00 Mon - Fri

Are you looking for exceptional childcare in Wollaton? Look no further than our Busy Bees nursery in Wollaton, Nottingham, where your child can truly thrive and unleash their full potential.  

Learning is a journey that should be marked by joy and excitement. This is why our enthusiastic team have curated a diverse range of activities that fill our nursery with laughter and enthusiasm. From imaginative play that ignites creativity, to structured educational exercises that stimulate young minds, every child will unleash their full potential during their time at our nursery. 

But learning isn't confined to indoor spaces. Our expansive gardens provide individual outdoor spaces for each age group, allowing children to connect with nature and explore freely. Our pre-school area even boasts a lively growing space, nurturing a love for plants and the environment from a young age. 

And the fun does not stop there! Mondays become magical with our free Jo Jingle sessions. Held during term time, these sessions infuse music and movement into your child's week, sparking their imagination and enhancing their physical coordination in the most delightful way. 

Here at our nursery in Wollaton, we understand the value of community connections in enriching a child's learning experience. Which is why we proudly collaborate with the local library and Wollaton Park, extending our children's horizons beyond the nursery walls. 

Rest assured, you can keep up to date on all the excitement your little one is getting up to through the ‘ParentZone’ app. Here our long-standing team will provide regular updates throughout the day on your child's progress, to ensure that you never miss a moment. 

Want to learn more about our nursery in Wollaton and meet the friendly team? Book a visit today, we cannot wait to welcome you to our Busy Bees family.  

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

Pebble flexible childcare at Busy Bees in Wollaton, Nottingham

We understand that parents and carers lead busy lives, and we want to do everything possible to help. That’s why Busy Bees in Wollaton, Nottingham 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

Busy Bees in Wollaton, Nottingham

Bramcote Lane

Wollaton

Nottingham

NG8 2NG

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Michelle Blancheon - Centre Director

Michelle Blancheon

Centre Director

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Nursery Facilities at Busy Bees in Wollaton, Nottingham

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

CCTV
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.

Teacher
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.

ParentZone
We keep families informed through ParentZone, an online learning journal platform, which can be accessed via a smartphone app.

UP
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 in Wollaton, Nottingham

We understand the importance of making sure children get the right nourishment to support good growth and development. At our Wollaton nursery, children receive all meals, drinks, and snacks as part of the fees you pay.   

The menus work on a week-by-week basis and are varied and changed seasonally. Does your child have any specific dietary requirements or allergies? Get in touch with the Centre Director - who will be happy to discuss other safe alternatives for your child.   

Get a taste of what your child could expect to eat while at our day nursery in Wollaton: 

Breakfast  

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. 

Lunch  

Moroccan chickpea and vegetable tagine, served with couscous and a cup of water. Followed with banana and low sugar custard for dessert.   

Afternoon Snack  

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

Early Evening Snack 

Hummus with vegetable sticks to start, followed by a cheese and apple scone served with grated beetroot and a cup of water. 

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5* Food Hygiene
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Upcoming Events

Here's some of the fun things we are getting up to in nursery.

National share a story month

01 May

World Bee Day

20 May

National Children's Gardening Week

25 May

30 Days Wild

01 June

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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 Nottingham 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 Nottingham Location

Providing excellent childcare in Wollaton, you will find our nursery on Bromcote Lane, just a 10-minute drive from the centre of Nottingham. 

Conveniently situated in the heart of Wollaton, our nursery is a short, leisurely stroll away from the enchanting Wollaton Park. 

With the A52 just a 4-minute drive from the nursery and the M1 at Junction 25 just a 10-minute drive away, we are in the perfect location for families commuting. Rest assured, if you are arriving by car, we have an onsite car parking facility available to help make drop-offs and collections as safe and seamless as possible.  

Arriving via public transport? The is a bus stop outside the nursery at Admiral Rodney (Stop WO06) serving routes 13 and 30.  

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

Reviews

Wayne G.

01/05/2024

"Busy bees has been great with all of our 3 kids. All the kids are happy when we drop them off or pick them up. They have been great with my then 9 month old when he started . They send pictures especially when I say I am having a tough day at work and are always so happy to take my calls so I can get daily updates. A.G"


Rachel H.

12/09/2023

"The kids are very very happy at Busy Bees and the staff are very caring."


Natalie W.

05/05/2023

"Fantastic staff and great place. My son loves it just as much as my daughter did when she went here aswell."


Lauren H.

19/01/2022

"A wonderful place, fun and engaging for my little one"


Sarah O.

16/12/2021

"We are very happy with Busy Bees, the staff are always great and professional and it’s a lovely spacious setting with lots of outdoor space too. We would love to see more photos as there aren’t that many since the assessment structure changed."