Double celebration at Holmgate nursery

Parents of children who attend Sunflowers Nursery in Holmgate joined their children for a buffet lunch to celebrate the nursery's 50th year and their recent good rating after an OFSTED inspection.

Wednesday, 10th January 2018, 4:37 pm
Updated Wednesday, 10th January 2018, 4:40 pm
Parents and chldrren celebrate the 50th anniversary at Sunflowers Nursery, Holmgate.

The nursery, previously known as Clay Cross Playschool, was founded in 1967 and ran from a room in the Adult Education Centre in Clay Cross. Over the years it has evolved in to a Community Interest Company, providing affordable childcare for children in the local area and is based within Holmgate Community Centre.

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Tracy Bradbury said: “As a nursery we are continually striving to improve our service and this is reflected in securing a good rating yet again despite the goalposts constantly changing. It was lovely to look back on the past 50 years and we look forward to many more years to come.”