Plymouth nursery rated one of the best in the South West

Parents have rated Bumblebees Day Nursery Plymouth as one of the Top 20 nurseries, out of more than 1,000 early years settings in the South West. The top 20 nurseries in the South West have received an award from the leading day nurseries reviews site,, with the award based on the nursery’s reviews from the children’s families and carers.

The nurseries were rated on overall standard, facilities and outside space, learning, resources and equipment and ICT, care, activities, staff, food and nutrition, management, cleanliness, safeguarding as well as value for money. There are more than 14,000 nurseries in the UK, with more than 400,000 people working in the childcare sector. Around one million children in the UK attend a nursery, ranging in age from three months to five years old.

Amanda Hopkins, reviews manager of, said: "We would like to congratulate Bumblebees Day Nursery Plymouth on being rated by parents as a top nursery in the South West! Being rated so highly by family and carers of children that attend the setting is a huge achievement.

“Our award is valuable recognition from parents and carers that this nursery is offering their children an excellent standard of care and a stimulating environment, which will help boost their development and hopefully create a lifelong love of learning. We hope these awards give parents that much needed guidance in choosing the right nursery for their child.”

Faye Thorning, Nursery Manager of Bumblebees Day Nursery Plymouth, added: "We are so grateful to have been recognised for this award, we realise we would not be receiving it without the fantastic feedback that is given to by the families that attend our nursery. Our valued team are caring, passionate and go over and above to ensure they give the children the very best standards of care and it is great that this has been recognised by our families.”

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