Babies In The Woods

Babies In The Woods

The older babies in the Baby Unit at Parkstone have been visiting the woods during the week with our older groups, to challenge and enhance their growing physical development and follow their interest in the Gruffalo. The babies, aged approximately 20 – 24 months,...
A Visit From Our Friend Emily the Duck

A Visit From Our Friend Emily the Duck

During May this year the Wilys at Parkstone hatched a beautiful duckling called Emily. Emily became extremely attached to the staff members and used to follow the children and staff around the nursery, even giving cuddles with her head over our shoulders! Emily went...
Over 100 Shoeboxes Donated In Appeal For Hunedoara

Over 100 Shoeboxes Donated In Appeal For Hunedoara

This year we asked parents at all of our nursery sites to take part in a shoebox appeal for children in a deprived and poverty stricken area in Romania called Hunedoara. Claire, her sister and a friend collected 117 shoeboxes to send to deprived and disabled children,...
Nursery World Business Summit 2016

Nursery World Business Summit 2016

Linda, Emma and Fran visited London on the 8th November to attend the Nursery World Business Summit. The main focus was the upcoming 30 hours of free entitlement with a keynote speech by Caroline Dinenage, Early Years minister. There were opportunities to attend...
Christmas At Cuddles For The Faith Foundation

Christmas At Cuddles For The Faith Foundation

“In The West we would call Faith Uwantege an enteprenuer. To create her own foundation and building a school in her community in Rwanda, Ms Uwantege drained her own personal savings..” – London Church Times. We have been raising money for The Faith...