Derbyshire Archives - Children 1st Day Nurseries


Oakwood (Derby)

Our beautiful rural location of Oakwood! Geography wise we are in Breadsall, but we’re actually situated at Hill Top on the edge of Oakwood which is on the outskirts of Derby. The nursery setting is surrounded by tranquil countryside and boasts two acres of private grounds which include our very own magical forest! With such […]

St Peter and St Paul (Chesterfield)

Our links with the local schools, our access to the wonderful forestry schools provision and the fact Ofsted says we are, “Outstanding In All Areas!” We are so lucky to be on the site of the St Peter & St Paul School which means that our children can take advantage of the exciting adventures on offer […]


Our amazing, innovative environment created by our own maintenance and development team and the fact Ofsted says we are, “Outstanding In All Areas!” What do most people say when they visit the Clowne nursery? Wow! The environment has been transformed into a place where children’s imagination can run wild. Right from the youngest baby to the […]

Main Street (Long Eaton)

It’s our recently refurbished environment which has been designed to inspire and stimulate our youngest to our oldest children and the fact Ofsted says we’re “Good.” All areas of the setting allow an easy flow to the outdoor spaces uniquely planned with their age groups in mind and following consultation with our children. Our baby […]

Derby Road (Long Eaton)

It’s the creative use of space split over two levels and often likened to a tardis! The areas are uniquely designed to stimulate and inspire young children’s minds. These are some of the many reasons that Ofsted says we are, “Outstanding In All Areas.” Our team of dedicated baby suite staff ensure the youngest children’s […]

Chesterfield Royal Hospital

Our wonderful and exciting outdoor space and the fact Ofsted says we are, “Outstanding in All Areas!” When we opened the nursery in 2000 we knew that our fabulously spacious garden area made us special. It has enabled us to provide our children with some wonderful play and learning opportunities and we know how much joy […]

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