Why Choose Us?


The nursery is theme based on a termly rota and all children have structure with adult led and child orientated activities closely working within the EYFS framework:-

  • Speech and Drama
  • French
  • Yoga
  • Dance
  • Music
  • Cooking
  • Structured physical activities
  • Pencil control
  • Show and tell to build confidence and language
  • Creative play with the use of various materials to build and construct
  • Discovery room with dark den, computers, light box
  • Sensory area
  • Library visits
  • Visits to Abington Park


  • Enclosed freeflow area with canopy enabling children access to the outside whatever the weather
  • Large, secure playground with fully protected soft play surface
  • Secure premises with CCTV and finger print door entry system
  • Grassed area where we learn about growing plants
  • Separate first aid room
  • Purpose built kitchen with on site nursery chef
  • Vast array of toys and equipment to provide plenty of new experiences
  • Breakfast club
  • Holiday club


  • 99% of staff trained to level 3 or above
  • Over 50% of staff first aid qualified
  • Child protection officers
  • Excellent adult to child ratios
  • All staff have a vast and informative knowledge of EYFS structure
  • Keyworker system
  • Dedicated room leaders
Come and visit our nursery and pre-school and experience our homely environment and friendly atmosphere. For all enquiries please contact us on 01604 712647 or manager@stmatthewsnursery.co.uk.
Pre-school activities
Pre-school facilities
Opening Hours
Mon - 7.45am-6.00pm
Tue - 7.45am-6.00pm
Wed - 7.45am-6.00pm
Thur - 7.45am-6.00pm
Fri - 7.45am-6.00pm
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