Cotton Tails Latest News
Crisis at Christmas
This year we are supporting Crisis at Christmas again. Our fundraisisng events so far will contribute to this, along with all settings having a Christmas meal next week £1 donation requested. We apreciateyour ongoing support with our fundraising efforts, our aim is to provide Christmas lunc...
Christmas Opening Times 2018
Our opening times for the Christmas period are available around nursery, here (and in the calendar section of the website) and on our Facebook pages.
24th, 25th 26th December - Closed 27th and 28th December - Open as normal - 31st December and 1st January 2019 - Closed
Children in Need 2018
On Friday 16th November we will be supporting children in need. We will be asking for a £1 donation and inviting children to wear fancy dress
MacMillan Coffee Morning 28.09.18
Join us for the world's biggest coffee morning on Friday 28.09.18. Details are displayed around nursery. If you want to donate a cake please speak to a member of staff. We hope to see you all there!
30 hours childcare - September 2018
If you believe you meet the criteria for extended funfing, you can apply now for your 30hours childcare code. You can do thi by visiting the childcare choices website. Once you have your code you will need to pass this to nursery NO LATER than 31.08.18. Codes beyond this date will not be accepted...
Senior team do Race for life
This year we have decided to put some of our senior team through their paces, whilst also raising money for this amazing charity. Our senior staff team, all know or have lost someone to this disease, and we want to support the continued work of Cancer Research. If you feel you can donate, however...
School Leavers - Final dates required
A reminder that if you have not yet given us your child's leaving date, this needs to be done no later than 15.06.18. After this date you will unfortunately be charged for the whole period of the summer as per your calculations provided at the start of this term.
Summer is here!
We are having a brief glimpse of what Summer may be like!! With this in mind, and with the hope we will be seeing more days like this please ensure your child has a Sun Hat and Suncream at nursery.
Easter Opening Hours 2018
Here are our Easter Closures.... Good Friday (30.03.18) and Easter Monday (02.04.18). We hope you enjoy your extended weekend!
4PM CLOSING TODAY 02.03.018
All of our nurseries will be closing at 4pm today. Please keep in contact with nursery throughout the day. Please do not travel unless completely necessary. Safety of the children and our staff team is priority.
Weather Warning 02.03.18
Please call nursery before leaving home tomorrow (02.03.18), we will aim to be open but road conditions are very poor. We want our children and staff to be safe!
Weather Warning 02.03.18
At the moment it is our intention to be open as normal tomorrow. We are aware of the weather warnings in place and will monitor the situation closely during the evening. If we...
WORLD BOOK DAY 2018
All of our Nurseries will be participating in World Book Day next week. Children are invited to come in Fancy Dress as their favourite character.
30 Hours for the Summer Term
If you believe your child is eligible for 30 hours funding in the summer term (which starts w/c 16.04.18) you will need to apply for a 30 hour code and check availability of sessions with the nursery. For a code please visit the Childcare Choices website before the end of February to aply. After ...
Day Nurseries - Review Us
If you have a spare five minutes please visit daynurseries.co.uk to add a review for us, if you do not want to do this online you can take a review card from our entrance and post it off. Day nurseries is a great site for new parents who are looking to find a nursery for their child. To hear feed...
Snow Early Closure 12.12.17
We have made the decision to close our nurseries at 4pm today due to the road conditions, we want to ensure all children and families have time to travel safely avoiding rush hour problems. We also have several staff who have walked very long distances to get in to work and therefore need to get ...
Snow Plan 12.12.17
Snow Plan 12.12.17
It is our intention to have nursery open as normal tomorrow. We are aware road conditions will be Icey and hazardous so want everyone to arrive safely. Please ring before leaving home to check our up to date staffing sit...
Snow update 11.12.17
11.12.17 / 9.30am
We have managed to get each nursery open this morning, however have minimal staff at each site. Please ring nursery before leaving your house to find out staffing levels for your site. We will be CLOSING early today, to e...
Snow update (10.12.17 / 8.25pm)
10.12.17 / 8.25pm
Tomorrow Monday 11th December 2017 we will NOT BE OPEN FOR OUR USUAL START TIME OF 7.30AM. The forecast is for continued snow into the early hours, public transport is cancelled for now and Police ...
Tomorrow Monday 11th December 2017 we will endeavour to have nursery open. However, at this stage we cannot guarantee how many staff will be able to make it in to work given the condition of the roads and the reliability of public transport. Plea...
All of our nurseries, will be closing today (08.12.17) at 4pm, due to the weather.
We have reveiewed the roads nearby and know there are further snow showers forecast this afternoon. This decision is made in the interst of all children and their f...
Children in Need
We are supporting Children in Need, on Friday 17.11.17 we are are having a Pyjama and Teddy Bears picnic day, all donations welcome.
Macmillan Thank You
Thank you for the support and donations received on 29.09.17 we raised £140.00 for this wonderful charity
Coffee Morning for Macmillan
We will be holding a Coffee Morning on Friday 29.09.17, please see the posters in nursery or speak to the staff for more information.
Jeans for Genes Day
We are supporting Jeans for Genes day this Friday 22.09.17. Please help us support this charity by sending your child in Denim and donating £1. Thank you