Under Fives

Things to do with Babies, Toddlers & Young Children in Derbyshire and Staffordshire

Pre-Schools

5 September 2017
A pre-school offers a range of learning, play and social activities for children aged between two and five for about 3 hours a day in term time. Pre-schools are registered and inspected annually by OFSTED to make sure they are appropriately staffed and resourced. Half the staff must hold a formal childcare and early education qualification.

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St Oswalds Playgroup

St Oswalds Infant School
Mayfield Road
Ashbourne
DE6 1AS
07980 420232
Age Range: 2-5yrs. The playgroup is open for eight sessions a week, from 9.15 a.m. to 11.45 a.m., Monday to Friday and from 12.45 p.m. to 3.00 p.m., Monday, Wednesday and Thursday, for 38 weeks per year.

Ashbourne Station Road Playgroup

Station Road
Ashbourne
DE6 1AE
Tel: 01335 342459
For children between two-and-a-half and five years of age.
Monday - Friday 9.15 - 11.45 am.

Hulland Community Pre School

Firs Avenue
Hulland Ward
Ashbourne
Derbyshire
DE6 3FS

Tissington Kindergarten

Tissington Kindergarten
The Old School House
Tissington
Ashbourne
DE61RA
Tel: 01335 350123
headmistress@tissingtonkindergarten.com

Stepping Stones Pre-School

The Memorial Hall
Parwich
Ashbourne
Derbyshire
DE4 1QA
Tel: 01335 346317
steppingstonespreschool@fsmail.com
Stepping Stones Pre-School runs sessions every morning 9 am until 12 noon term time and takes children from the age of 2 years.

Brassington Pre-School

The Village Hall
Dale end
Brassington
Tel: 01629 540855
brassingtonpre-school@gmail.com

We are a small friendly pre-school in a beautiful rural village, providing education and fun for children from 2 to school age. Flexible sessions are available Mon - Fri 9:15am - 12:15pm and also Wed afternoon until 3pm. Free funding for all over 3's and eligible 2 yr olds.

Brailsford Pre-School

The Institute
Main Road
Brailsford
Ashbourne
DE6 3DA
Tel: 07779 954920

Denstone Preschool Playgroup

Denstone Village Hall
College Road
Denstone
Nr Uttoxeter
Staffordshire ST14 5HH
Tel: 07789 993538
Sessions available to children aged two and a half years up to school age (Term Time Only). We offer your child a caring and safe environment to develop through play with friendly qualified staff. Ofsted Inspected. Providers of Nursery Care for All Saints First School, Denstone. Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, 9-12. Lunch club 12-1 pm. For further details please call into the Village Hall during the above times or contact Wendy Butler on 07789 993538.

First Steps Pre School

Childrens' Centre
High Street
Rocester
ST14 5JU
Tel: 07815660041
firststepsabc@aol.com
Set in the new purpose built Childrens' Centre, First Steps pre school is a happy and secure environment with friendly qualified staff, for children from 2 to school age. Children enjoy a mixture of free play and organised activities such as nature walks, music sessions and visits from guests from the community. Children also benefit from a fully equipped outdoor play area. We are Ofsted inspected and offer enhanced flexible sessions from 8.45am to 3.15pm. We'd be happy to show you around so please telephone Natasha Gilbert on 07815660041 to arrange a visit.

Norbury and Roston Pre-School

c/o Abbotsholme School
Rocester
Uttoxeter
Derbyshire
ST14 5BS
Tel: 01889 594282
info@norburypreschool.co.uk

Alton Preschool

Alton Village Hall
Hurstons Lane
Alton
Staffs
ST10 4AP
Tel: 01538 703386 mon-fri 9am -1pm
susan.crease@yahoo.co.uk We have places for 2, 3 and 4 year olds, and funded places for 3 and 4 year olds. We operate Mon - Fri 9.15am -12 with lunch club 12 - 12.45pm Please call or just drop us and see us one morning We also run a Toddler sessions for children of Pre school age Tuesdays 1 -3pm. With activities, snack, music and story time and good company.

Sunbeams Preschool

St Marys School
The Heath
Uttoxeter
ST14 7LX
Tel: 07951 539966
info@sunbeamsuttoxeter.co.uk
http://sunbeamsuttoxeter.co.uk/
We run morning (9.00-11.30) lunch (11.30-1.00) and afternoon sessions (1.00-3.00). We run Monday - Friday during term time. We take children from 3 years old. For more information either fill in this form or contact us at the above address.

Uttoxeter Pre-School

United Reformed Church
Carter Street
Uttoxeter
Tel: 07989 314762
Uttoxeter Pre-School has been established for over 30 years. Sessions are open to children aged 2 and above. Sessions are flexible as the pre-school is open every weekday during term-time from 9.15 to 11.45 am and from 12.45 to 3.15 pm.

Elveden Pre-School Playgroup

Thomas Alleynes High School
Dove Bank
Uttoxeter
Tel: 01889 561838
From 2 - 5 years old, weekday mornings during term time.

Tiddlywinks Preschool

The Salvation Army Building
Walhouse Street
Cannock
Staffordshire
WS11 0DY
Tel: 01543 469233

Brocton Pre-School

Brocton Village Hall
Old Acre Lane
Brocton
Stafford
ST17 0TW
Tel: 07875 193427
broctonplaygroup@tiscali.co.uk
Ofsted regulated pre-school for children aged 2 onwards. Open Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri 9.30 - 12.30.

Dunston Pre-School

Dunston Village Hall
School Lane
Dunston
Stafford
ST18 9AG
Tel: 07870 467360
dunstonplaygroup@gmail.com
Pre-school offering quality care and education for 2 years to school age.

Church Leigh Pre-school Playgroup

Church Leigh Village Hall
School Lane
Church Leigh
ST10 4SR
Tel: 07941 676356
info@churchleighplaygroup.org.uk
See map...
OFSTED registered Pre-school playgroup offering care from 9am-12pm Monday to Friday. £7.50 per session including snack and childcare vouchers welcome. Children from 2 years to school age.

Biggin Pre-School

Main Street
Biggin
Derbyshire
SK17 0DR
Tel: 01335 310464
claire@cadams9.orangehome.co.uk / shurasimon@hotmail.com
Ofsted approved: a warm and welcoming Pre-school environment set inside school grounds. Our qualified staff work towards the foundation stage early years curriculm, allowing children to learn through play, whilst developing their social skills. We also offer computer learning and as outdoor play. Children welcome from 2 years until 5; funding available for children 3 years and over.

Youlgrave Playschool

Scout and community Hall
Alport Lane
Youlgrave
Tel: 01629 636887
Email: youlgraveplayschool@yahoo.co.uk
Provides a fun and engaging learning environment for 2-5 year olds. Ofsted registered, places are available every weekday morning 9-12.

Great Longstone Pre-School

Old Infant School
Main Street
Great Longstone
Derbyshire
DE45 1TZ
Tel: 01629 640842
Great Longstone Pre-School Group (formally known as the Great Longstone Area Under Fives Group) has been running for over 20 years and has been a registered charity (No: 515690) since 1984. The group provides a small friendly environment for children aged 2 to school age.

Belper Central Pre-school Playgroup

Chapel St
Belper
Tel: 07950 877911
belpercentral@yahoo.co.uk

Ambergate & District Playgroup

Devonshire St
Belper
DE56 2GJ Tel: 07984 608119

Wirksworth Pre School Play Group

Play Group Hut
Cemetery Lane
Matlock
DE4 4FZ
Tel: 01629 822625

Holloway Pre School Playgroup

Village Hall
Yew Tree Hill
Holloway
Matlock
DE4 5AR
Tel: 07813 501731/ 07838 044153
At Holloway Playgroup we aim to provide quality play and learning experiences for children from 2 to school age. We run flexible daily sessions Mon to Fri 9.15am-12.15pm during term time. £6.00 per session plus free funding for over 3s.

Matlock Bath Pre-School Playgroup

Grand Pavilion
South Parade
Matlock
DE4 3NR
Tel: 07870 525001

Matlock Pre-School Playgroup Association

50 Woolley Rd
Matlock
DE4 3HU
Tel: 07789 737417

Quarndon Preschool

Quarndon Preschool
St Pauls Church Hall
Church Road
Quarndon
DE22 5JB
Tel: 07708 906743
Quarndon Pre-School is a registered charity (1043200) offering pre-school education for children aged 2 to 5 years.

St Edmunds Pre-school Playgroup

St Edmunds Church Hall
Kingscroft
Allestree
Derby
DE22 2FN
Tel: 01332 552773
donna.stedmundspreschool@btconnect.com
Not for profit preschool

Breadsall Preschool

The Memorial Hall
Brookside Rd
Breadsall village
Derby
DE21 5LF
Tel: 07857630529

Michael House School Steiner Waldorf Kindergarten

Address The Field
Shipley
Heanor
Derbyshire
Tel: 01773718050
admin@michaelhouseschool.com
The Kindergartens stand within a large beautiful garden surrounded by woodland encompassing the children in the changing seasons, birdsong, flowers and puddles.

Findern Community Preschool

Findern Community Preschool
Village Hall
Castle Hill
Findern
Tel: 07875300573
findernpreschool@gmail.com

Diamond Day Nursery

Alvaston Street
Alvaston
Derby
Derbyshire
DE24 0PA
Tel: 01332 755455
DiamondDaynNursery@gmail.com
Providing care for 3-5 year olds in a friendly and exciting environment.

Swadlincote Pre School

Methodist Church Rooms
West Street
Swadlincote
Derbyshire
DE11 9DG
Tel: 07779 602388
Situated in Swadlincote town centre with parking and bus station close by
Latest Ofsted inspection rating = good.

Kid's Corner Pre-School

Sudbury Primary School - Dining Room
School Lane
Sudbury
Derbyshire
DE6 5GX
Tel: 07790 571 343
Open to all 2 - 5 year olds (We feed numerous local schools). Sessions run from Monday to Friday 8.30 - 11.30 am and 12.30 to 15.30 with a Lunch Club 11.30 to 12.30. Term time only. Children can attend as many (or few) sessions per week as you would like. We are a small, friendly Pre-School with a high Staff to Child ratio. We also have the advantage of a secure playground area. Spaces are currently available.

Sutton On The Hill Pre-School Playgroup

Sutton On The Hill Pre-School Playgroup
Sutton On The Hill Village Hall
School Lane
Sutton-on-the-Hill
DE6 5JA
Tel: 07554 278837


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