Greengables nursery staff complete ‘Memory Walk’ Fundraiser

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Nappy recycling milestone – 1 million and counting!

The Childbase Partnership is celebrating important milestones as its ‘green’ programmes make an impact on the planet; diverting waste away from landfill sites and preventing tonnes of harmful greenhouse gas emissions from polluting our air.

Over one million disposable nappies have been...

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What dinosaur are ….YOU?

That was just one of the questions posed to seven pre-schoolers from Woodlands Day Nursery in Barnet on a visit to the Natural History Museum in London.

As the photograph shows, four-year-olds Matthew McQuillin, John Kennedy and Jake Ball - who have been studying the prehistoric animals...

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Harnessing ‘Pet Power’ in teaching

When it comes to teaching the very young, there is nothing more effective than introducing an animal into nursery, as staff teams throughout Childbase Partnership have discovered.

From giant snails and snakes to rabbits and newly hatched chicks, the children in our care are learning more...

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Parents lead by example with 10 mile ‘Olympic Torch’ relay

Olympic fever at Greengables Day Nursery has spread to parents who staged a 10 mile torch relay cheered on by their children and Sandhurst’s Deputy Mayor, Cllr. Michael Brossard last week.

Wearing 'Spirit of the Games' t-shirts the seven parent runners were given an enthusiastic send-off...

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Reading footballer inspires pre-schoolers with Olympic spirit

Reading footballer Adam Le Fondre came to the aid of staff and children at Green Park Day Nursery as they staged an ‘Olympic Torch’ relay of their own to celebrate the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Flying home early from a team event in Ireland, the Reading striker took the...

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Olympic marathon runner attends Nursery ‘Games’

Team GB’s Olympic Marathon runner, Claire Hallissey, made a guest appearance at Meadow View Day Nursery.

Where 'Spirit of the Games' T-shirt wearing staff and children staged their own version of the greatest sporting show on earth.

Less than two weeks after her own Olympic effort...

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