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Newsletter: Autumn/Winter 2017

 

With just over 12 weeks until Christmas (don't panic), we have lots to pack in, watch the blackboard for 'Cookie Karen's Countdown'. Download printable PDF version Staff Developments We seem to have had our fair share of 'Staff Developments' this year and our fair share of staff pregnancies (4 in …

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Newsletter: Summer 2017

 

May is here already and a busy Summer lies ahead with lots of things happening!!! Download printable PDF version Staff Developments Amy has had a beautiful little girl named Aria, she popped in to see us and both are doing really well. Hayley Parkin is new to our pre-school room …

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Newsletter: Spring 2017

 

Happy New Year, The weather's getting chilly. With a sad and heavy heart, We say farewell to Gilly. So sorry for the delay this term, I have been waiting to finalise one or two things first. Hope everyone had a lovely Christmas and thank you so much for all our …

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Newsletter: Autumn/Winter 2016

 

Autumn... the Year's Last, Loveliest Smile Only 13 weeks to Christmas and lots to pack in, thank you to everyone for your continued support to nursery throughout the year. Download printable PDF version OFSTED We were rated GOOD again back in May and the report is on our website for …

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Fun Day 2016 Raises £832.26

 

Thank you to everyone who came and helped us to reach a record grand total of £832.26, all proceeds will be sent to Martin House Children's Hospice. This is the highest amount we have EVER raised from our Fun Day event - thank you again for all your support!

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10 Year Anniversary!

 

Many congratulations to Marie who recently celebrated 10 years at College Grove Nursery! A lovely surprise was sprung to mark the day with cake, balloons and prosecco arranged by the fantastic team. Congratulations! Here's to another 10 years!

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Newsletter: Summer 2016

 

Goodbye Spring, Hello Summer... Hope everyone had a lovely Easter break (not too much chocolate). You'll be happy to know that our chicks are thriving at a friend’s farm and we are looking forward to some eggs some time soon. Download printable PDF version Refurbishments The pre-school room has been …

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Newsletter: Spring 2016

 

Happy New Year to You and Goodbye Sue... Happy New Year to everyone, many thanks for your Christmas gifts and I hope you all had a lovely time. We are all refreshed and raring to go! Download printable PDF version Staff Developments It is with regret that we had to …

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Newsletter: Autumn/Winter 2015

 

A falling leaf is Summer's wave goodbye... Download printable PDF version Staff Developments Nadia is back from maternity leave and will be taking over as head of the toddler unit. She will be with us 3 days a week but will be supported by Jodie Bolton and the rest of …

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Fun Day 2015 Raises £632.35

 

Thank you to everyone who came and helped us to reach a grand total of £632.35, all proceeds will be sent to Martin House Children's Hospice. Raffle prize winners First : Luca Brindley (261-265) Second: Alex Brady-Stones (436-440) Third: Lucy Lancaster (156-160) Who's Who??? Sophie Jones 7/15 Guess the name …

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Newsletter: Summer 2015

 

I hope you all had a lovely Easter break, lots to do throughout the coming months and may I take this opportunity to thank you all for your continued support. Download printable PDF version Staff Developments We welcomed Sam Green into our Pre-School unit in March, she has several years …

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Red Nose Day 2015

 

We raised £127.50 for Red Nose Day by dressing up in onesies and selling buns and biscuits.

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Return of the Chicks

 

All chicks have hatched, 4 girls and 6 boys, they are all safely back on the farm now!

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Newsletter: Spring 2015

 

A Belated Happy New Year! Christmas seems like a distant memory now but thank you for all your generous gifts, all the girls really appreciate them. Hope everyone had a great time and is feeling refreshed and raring to go. Download printable PDF version Staff Developments Nadia gave birth to …

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She Did It! Marie’s Skydive

 

After a couple of weather postponements, Marie finally had the chance to do her charity skydive on Sunday, November 30th. The total raised so far in support of Batten Disease Family Association is £1125! Click the photos on the right to see Marie in high-flying action and remember, the JustGiving donation page …

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Newsletter: Autumn 2014

 

A Fun Day, Recipe Book and Parachute Jump! The countdown to Christmas has begun, watch Cookie Karen's menu board!! Lots of our pre-school children have left us for 'Big School' leaving the building a little quieter, but not for long!! Download printable PDF version Staff Developments Big pat on the …

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Fun Day 2014 Raises £562.25

 

Thanks to everyone who turned up to support our 5th annual Fun Day on Saturday, September 13th! The usual fun and games provided huge entertainment for the children (and adults!) - as well as the launch of Cookie Karen's very first cook book! This year we managed to raise an impressive £562.25 which …

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Newsletter: Summer 2014

 

Chicks, Fun Days and Cook Books! The summer is slowly starting to come through and we have busy times ahead. Lots to fit in through the coming months and your cooperation as always is much appreciated. Download printable PDF version Staff Developments We have welcomed Jodie Bolton into the Toddler …

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Living Eggs!

 

All 12 eggs have hatched – we have 5 girls and 7 boys!

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World Book Day Photos

 

On March 6th, 2014 College Grove Nursery children and staff dressed up as their favourite book characters to help raise money for 'Book Aid International' which donates books to Africa. Some photos from the day can be found in our gallery to the right. World Book Day is a celebration …

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