• Nursery funding – how does it work?

    30th March, 2016

    We can completely understand that parents need help with childcare  –  and that’s why it’s important to understand how nursery funding works so you can make sure you are claiming the hours to which your child is entitled. All three to four-year-olds in England can get 570 hours of free…

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  • Easter Time!

    24th March, 2016

    With Easter just around the corner our children have been extremely busy this week preparing for the Easter bunny. Youngsters at Lightmoor have enjoyed an egg hunt and showing off their fabulous bonnet creations in a parade to residents at the Bournville Living Centre. Children at Hoo have been…

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  • Another great night at the BCAs

    15th March, 2016

    It was another great night at the BCAs. The ABC team attended the Businesses for Children Awards for the third year running and what another fantastic night we had. The black tie dress code added an extra splash of glamour this year and an excuse for us ladies to dig out our fancy dresses and…

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    Why is nursery education important?

    10th March, 2016

    Well… why is nursery education important? Children play – and they learn through playing with their peers, adults and by themselves. The key to nursery education is to provide children with a warm, safe environment where they feel comfortable to explore. And it’s through exploring…

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