Dear Parents,

Welcome to Swingboat Nurseries,

‘Working together to provide Quality Childcare’

Swingboat Nurseries was established in 1995 and is one of the leading Nurseries providing Quality Childcare within the local area.

It is a great responsibility to care for children, therefore our aim is to offer the highest levels of care and education to give your child the best possible start.

We offer a home from home experience with personalised care for your child, play opportunities are exciting and innovative to meet the individual needs of your child supported by knowledgeable staff who will support their development through quality teaching and interaction in a play-based environment.

We pride ourselves on recruiting a fully qualified staff team with passion and enthusiasm for providing the very best care and education for children with an ongoing commitment to continuous professional development.

We work in partnership with Parents and value you as your child’s first educators and as active partners in the care and education of your child within our Nurseries.

Our Pre-school rooms work hard to ensure that when children leave the nursery, they are confident and ready to start their journey at school.

A little bit about us

Visiting a nursery, meeting the nursery team, seeing the care that is provided and talking to parents who already use the nursery, is always the most effective way of ensuring you are making the correct choice, please feel free to arrange a viewing to help you with your decision.

What we have to offer:

  • Purpose built facilities
  • Stimulating outdoor play area’s
  • Nutritious homemade meals made fresh on-site every day
  • Fully qualified staff team
  • Forest school sessions for our preschool children
  • Free Early Years Education Entitlement (15 and 30 hours) for 3-4-year-olds
  • Free Early Years Education Entitlement for 2-year-olds subject to eligibility criteria

What matters most to us

Put the child first

If a child is in a happy, loving environment and getting consistently attentive care, then everything else will fall into place

Individualised care

We pay careful attention to the needs and interests of each child, encouraging all children to reach their full potential

Highest standards

We insist on relentlessly high standards across all aspects of childcare, striving for continuous improvement

Real Passion

We choose to only surround ourselves with professionals that have a deep-rooted passion for educating children

Our Food

We believe it’s very important to encourage our children to love eating healthy and nutritious food. These healthy habits remain with them through their entire lives and can be the foundation of a healthy lifestyle ahead.

We have a 5-star Food Hygiene Rating and are able to cater for all dietary requirements.


Our dedicated on-site chef
prepares healthy balanced meals
on a daily basis and ensures our
children are offered their 5-a-day


Menus are constantly varied to
encourage curiosity whilst taking
into account dietary and
nutritional needs


We teach our children about
different types of food and how it
helps them grow, encouraging
good habits for the future

Help with Fees

Swingboat Nurseries is pleased to offer Free Early Years Education Entitlement for 2-year-olds subject to eligibility, as well as for 3-4-year-olds (15 and 30 hours).

The new Childcare Choices website provides a straightforward explanation of all Government Childcare Support in one place, providing a simple way of seeing which schemes are available, with easy next steps to where you can find out more.

Using the Childcare Calculator you can quickly find out which of the offers are available to you and choose what works best for your family.

For further questions on fees and funding, please contact us.

Refer a Friend

If you have a friend or family member who is looking for a place for their child at Swingboat Nurseries, please ask them to complete the Get in Touch form below, stating “Referral + Your Name” in the comments box. If a place is available and they do register their child, both you and your friend could receive £25 off one month’s fees!

Terms and conditions apply.