Sessions and prices


We are open in term time (38 weeks a year)
Monday and Thursday 9am –3pm
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 9am-12pm

Morning sessions are 9am-12pm, with the option to stay on until 1pm, or 3pm on Monday and Thursday .
Afternoon sessions are 12pm-3pm.
Lunch is from 12pm to 12.30pm
Children are taken into the school hall to eat their lunch. A cooked school meal is available or they can bring a packed lunch.


Most children receive 15 hours free nursery education; you can also pay for any hours not covered by this. Nursery sessions are charged by the hour; please contact the nursery for current prices.

We are registered with Cumbria County Council to provide free places for 2, 3 and 4 year olds. All 3 and 4 year olds and around 40% of 2 year olds
are eligible to receive 15 hours of free nursery provision for the equivalent of 38 weeks of the year (term time) from the term following their 2nd or 3rd birthday.

To find out if you can claim free hours for your 2 year old, contact children’s services. Tel: 08457 125 737 Email:, there is also information on Cumbria County Council’s website; link below.
Two year old free entitlement

Alternatively, the nursery can provide you with a printed form to complete.

Childcare Tax Credit:

Some families are eligible to claim Childcare Tax Credit which could reduce childcare costs. For further information visit

Small nursery in Caldbeck near Wigton, for preschool children from two years old