All 3 and 4 year old children are entitled to 15 hours of free childcare per week. This funding from the Government starts from 1st January, 1st April or 1st September following your child’s 3rd birthday.

Working families may also be entitled to an additional 15 hours free childcare each week, making a total of 30 hours. To check if you are eligible to receive this funding please refer to

Please note that you must apply and receive your eligibility code before the beginning of the term for which you wish to claim the 30 hours free childcare.

A signed Parental Declaration Form is required for all funded children, this is available from the Preschool office.

We provide funded sessions, subject to availability, up to 30 hours per week during term time only.

For younger children and extra sessions, fees are charged per session (3 hours).  Invoices are sent out during the penultimate week of the previous term and payment is required by the end of the first week of the new term.

If you have any queries with regard to the funding please contact Katie in the office or by email



The fees are currently set at:

2 year olds  £12
non-funded 3 year olds  £12.00
extra sessions for funded 3 year olds  £12.00