Willow Cottage Nursery Schools are located in beautiful Oxfordshire countryside.
Our nurseries offer parents the highest quality childcare and a preschool education of excellence. Parents can leave their child/children with confidence, knowing that they are in a happy, safe, and loving environment with everyone working to provide the best possible outcomes for them.
Latest News Articles
An Alpaca Adventure - Today we were invited by Nuala and her family to walk across the paddock at the back of nursery to see some new additions on their farm. Four lovely alpacas named Marshmallow, Dolly, Marley and Messy. The children have been so excited and were talking about the alpaca visit all week. Click for more details
Apprentice nominations - We are thrilled to be able to announce more good news in relation to our fabulous apprentices, this time at our Bletchingdon setting. Congratulations Beth and Daniel for your award nominations! Click for more details
Bletchingdon Jubilee Celebrations - At Bletchingdon we have also had a wonderful week of celebrating the Queen. We have helped to made scones for the tea party and some dips for the breadsticks (chive dip and garlic dip) Click for more details
Eynsham Jubilee Celebrations - Our celebrations at Eynsham had been much anticipated. Lots of the invitations to play around the Jubilee were based on children's interests and evolved into even more child led experiences as the week went on. Click for more details
Farmoor Jubilee Celebrations - We have been looking forward to our Jubilee celebrations and have had all kinds of different sensory and creative activities available to be explored this week. Red, white and blue shaving foam, Jubilee rice, crown making, jewel and crown matching, finger painting and studying, drawing and building bridges like London Bridge. Click for more details
The Merry Month of May - The British weather has been out in full force during May. Rain, sunshine, wind, cool nights and warm days. Spring is rapidly becoming summer and the Willow Cottage growing season is in full swing. Click for more details
Mental Health Awareness Week 2022 - Supporting our teams, children and families with their mental health is something that we are passionate about. Mental Health Awareness Week 2022 gives us a wonderful opportunity to draw attention to some of the areas we can support each other throughout the entire year. Click for more details
Forest School Fun and Fire Safety - During the Forest School cycle the children have been learning about the fire circle and being safe around fire. They also have the chance to experience using tools such as the bow saw and have used potato peelers to whittle their own pencils. Click for more details