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Another Outstanding Inspection For Monkey Puzzle St Albans!

When you have an Ofsted inspection you certainly don’t want any monkeying around, well there certainly wasn’t any as our Monkey Puzzle Day Nursery St Albans has been praised as outstanding in all areas following their most recent inspection. The St Albans Day Nursery in Ridgmont Road had their latest inspection at the end of […]

Highbury Monkey Puzzle Islington Parents Go Back To School!

Parents of children attending Highbury Monkey Puzzle Islington this week went back to school, in a specially organised participative curriculum evening at their children’s nursery. Anthony Kent, Operations Manager & qualified Early Years Teacher, explained. “The objective of our EYFS Curriculum Evenings is to offer our parents and families the opportunity to visit the nursery […]

Help For Mothers Returning To Work

A recent report from the European Commission revealed that more mothers in the UK are failing to return to their jobs after maternity leave. Compared to other mothers around Europe they there are twice as many women who were unemployed or only working part-time due to family commitments. The EU average is 6.3%, whereas in […]

Top 20 Countries to Raise a Family

The Uk? The US? Nope. They both don’t even make it into the top 20, with the UK coming in at a miserable 22! Well if you were to move to the best country you’d be on a short haul flight to… Austria! Austria made it to the top spot closely followed by Finland and […]

Online Eligibility Checker For Free Childcare Launched

If you a parent of preschool children living in West London, discovering whether you are eligible for free childcare has been made a lot easier. Hounslow Council has rolled out an instant response service online for parents to see if they are entitled. Monkey Puzzle has a Twickenham day nursery covering the Hounslow area, so […]

Monkey Puzzle Highbury Leading The Way

Our Ofsted Outstanding nursery in Highbury have had their success recognised after Capita Conferences have invited Nursery Manager, Joy Wood and Operations Manager Anthony Kent to lead a session at an Early Years Inspection Conference to be held in Central London this October. Since their opening less than two years ago, the core of their […]

Southport We Have A Problem…

Monkey Puzzle Day Nursery, Southport children, parents and staff were all intently huddled around laptops and tablets on Sunday 28th June at 3.21pm waiting for lift off of the SpaceX-7 rocket flight. Why? Well, the Southport day nursery had joined up to the Royal Horticultural Society’s Campaign for School Gardening, part of which involved sending […]

Glasgow Celebrate 2 Finalists In The NMT Nursery Awards!

Monkey Puzzle day nursery Glasgow have added an important date to this years calendar, 2nd September 2015. Why? Well, two of their excellent staff have made it through to the Scottish finals of the Nursery Management Today Awards! Lorraine Kirkwood is one of the five finalists for Nursery Personality 2015 and Nicola Leese has made […]

Award For Designer Helping Children Learn Through Play

The 2015 International Design Awards has recognised an innovative product to help children learn through play. Elli Gkologkina, a certified architect based in Crete, currently studying as a distance learner at Gloucestershire University on the Postgraduate Professionals in Children’s Play, won the Silver Award for her design, “Many Happy Re-Turns”. The device made out of […]

Two New Monkey Puzzle Day Nurseries Set To Open

Less than one month into 2015 and we are already looking forward to two new Monkey Puzzle day nurseries opening! The two new locations are Shefford in Bedfordshire and Tatsfield, Surrey. The news follows the recent opening of new franchises in Irthlingborough, Bromley and Solihull. This great news confirms we are on track to expand […]