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Nursery World Awards 2022 Finalists!

We have exciting Nursery news! 🥳🥳   The Old Forge Day Nursery has been shortlisted in two exciting categories in the Nursery World Awards 2022:   * Health & Well-Being * Online & Social Media   As a nursery, we are exceptionally proud of our healthy ethos and our well-being support for staff and the […]

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Communication friendly status success

Two of our amazing nursery staff (Ali and Gemma) were officially awarded their Level 4 certificates last night after achieving the status of Communication Friendly Setting for The Old Forge Day Nursery. They have worked so hard for this and we are really proud of them, We send our CONGRATULATIONS to both staff members and […]

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EYPDP – how it will benefit your child

The Early Years Professional Development Programme (EYPDP) is a programme providing high quality, evidence-based training for pre-Reception practitioners, which we have recently signed up for. Over the course of the programme, our staff will gain qualifications in Language and Literacy, as proof of the difference they are making to increase children’s communication skills and improve […]

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Our total for Captain Tom 100 Challenge in aid of Age UK Derby & Derbyshire

We are so proud of all our children (& staff) who took part in The Captain Tom 100 Challenge earlier this month and walked, hopped, skipped, crawled and jumped around The Green outside our Nursery a total of 100 times to raise money for Age UK Derby & Derbyshire.  Your kind and generous donations have […]

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Bobby our Therapy Dog

Bobby our therapy dog visited The Old School Adventure Club, Willington, Derby today! Our dedicated Before & After School and Holiday club!

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Happy Mother’s Day

HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY

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World Book Day

WOW! What a World Book Day!

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Our Before & Afterschool Club Is Open!

GREAT NEWS! Before & After School club is back open on Monday March 8th for Willington, Findern & Sale & Davys Primary Schools!  

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Nursery World Award – Highly Commended!

We were extremely proud to come runners up and get ‘HIGHLY COMMENDED’ at the recent Nursery World Awards 2020!

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Mindfulness

Watching the clouds go by on Findern’s Village Green!

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