Opening Times & Fees

The Warren playgroup opens for five sessions a week:

Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday 9am to 1pm or 3pm

Thursday and Friday 9am to 1pm

Lunchtime is between 12 – 1pm
Lunch must be provided by parents/carers and we also ask parents/carers to provide a piece of fruit for mid morning break

Our current fees are £5.30 per hour.
Fees are paid every half term by invoice. We can arrange individual payment plans.

Children from the age of 2 years old are able to attend 9 -1pm and children over 3 years all day till 3pm. Fees are payable for children under 3 years and prior to the government funding.
Our fees increase slightly every September.

Fees are payable, even if your child is unable to attend and one term’s notice is required if you no longer wish your child to attend the playgroup.

Child Care Vouchers
We are able to accept Child Care Vouchers from your employers as part or full payment, this can be arranged on a monthly payment plan, please speak to Lesley for more details.

Free entitlement (FE), early years provision for 3 year olds
We are registered to receive Free entitlement(FE), early years provision which provides up to 15 hours free per week beginning the term after your child’s 3rd birthday. Please note:  this may be split between two settings and any additional hours paid for at the hourly rate.
Click here to find out more.
Click here to download the Free Entitlement leaflet

Free childcare for 2 year olds
Find out if your child is eligible for free childcare and how to apply.
Click here


Should the playgroup have to close due to severe weather, details of the closure will be available via Facebook, by listening to local radio station Heart radio or on the County Council website