Key benefits of our nursery at Martin’s Heron


  1. We have a fully qualified staff team who provide quality care and learning for your child.

  2. We are rated OUTSTANDING for Personal development, welfare and behaviour of children by Ofsted, with an overall GOOD judgement.

  3. The government requires a minimum of 50% of nursery staff to hold a childcare qualification; 100% of our staff are fully qualified.

  4. We have a large car park area for parents; making drop-off and pick-up very easy.

  5. Our location, alongside the Tesco Superstore, is very convenient for parents’ and carers’ shopping.

  6. The nursery has a secluded soft matted outside play area offering different areas for the children to explore outdoor learning opportunities.

  7. Soft play available and FREE daily yoga sessions to enhance children's well-being.

  8. FREE weekly phonics classes offered with Robot Reg.

  9. Our activities include nature walks in the garden, looking after the flowers/vegetables and enjoying the library area. We offer an annual summer outing, sports day and visits to the pantomime. We also offer special assemblies for parents and carers to attend throughout the year.

  10. We work closely with Tesco where children learn where their food comes from and about healthy food choices.

  11. We hold termly parents’ focus meetings where parents and carers can meet with their child’s Key Person to discuss their progress and development.

  12. We have an open door policy allowing parents and carers to visit at any time during the nursery session.

  13. We hold a 5* food hygiene award and a gold award for healthy eating. Snacks are prepared freshly every day and we encourage the children to eat healthily.   We support each individual child to be involved in their own food preparation.

  14. The nursery holds termly coffee mornings, where parents and carers can meet to make new friends and discuss what their children are doing.

  15. We provide opportunities for parents and carers to take part in activities in the nursery and to help with outings and fund raising.

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Principal - Sue Butler - Tel: 07970 030769
Senior Nursery Manager: Miss Heather Farr



Morning session 9.30 am to 12.30 pm Lunch club 12.30 pm to 1 pm
Afternoon session 12.30 pm – 3.30 pm – Monday, Tuesday and Friday.


General notes to parents

Health Declaration


Registration Form
Leavers Questionnaire

Leavers Form

Changes to the Register form

Uniform Order form

Blank Home Observation Form

Healthy Packed lunches

Martins Heron Timetable

Local offer for children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities 

Plus Three Nurseries Ltd at Martins Heron is proud to hold a 'Gold Award for Healthy Eating' and a 'Bronze Award for Food Safety.'


Plus Three Nurseries Ltd is happy to accept all Childcare Vouchers.



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