Sessions & Prices
Sessions & Prices

The nursery is open from 7.30 until 6.30, Monday to Friday, 51 weeks of the year. We are closed on bank holidays.

A non-refundable fee of £50 must accompany every registration.
These prices include meals, nappies, wipes, sudocreme and sun cream. We also provide SMA or Aptamil formula milk.

Under 3’s

Full day place 7.30-6:30; Five days per week £210.00, Four days per week £190.00, Three days per week £142.50, Two days per week £95.00, One day per week £50.50

Morning places 7.30-1; Five days per week £150.00, Four days per week £121.00, Three days per week £91.00, Two days per week £61.00

Afternoon places 1-6:30; Five days per week £132.50, Four days per week £106.00, Three days per week £79.50, Two days per week £53.00

Over 3’s

Full day place 7.30-6:30; Five days per week £197.50, Four days per week £170.00, Three days per week £127.50, Two days per week £85.00, One day per week £47.50

Morning places 7.30-1; Five days per week £130.00, Four days per week £106.00, Three days per week £79.50, Two days per week £53.00

Afternoon places 1-6:30; Five days per week £123.75, Four days per week £99.00, Three days per week £74.25, Two days per week £49.50

Over 3’s with 15 hours funding – attending 51 weeks per year

Full day place 7.30-6:30; Five days per week £153.50, Four days per week £128.00, Three days per week £84.50, Two days per week £41.00

Morning places 7.30-1; Five days per week £87.50, Four days per week £64.00, Three days per week £37.00

Afternoon places 1-6:30; Five days per week £78.75, Four days per week £54.00, Three days per week £30.25

Over 3’s with 30 hours funding – attending 51 weeks per year

Full day place 7.30-6:30; Five days per week £128.00, Four days per week £84.00, Three days per week £41.00, Two days per week £41.00

Morning places 7.30-1; Five days per week £26.50,

Afternoon places 1-6:30; Five days per week £26.50

Two year old funded places – attending 51 weeks per year

Full day place 7.30-6:30; Five days per week £164.00, Four days per week £144.00, Three days per week £96.50, Two days per week £49.00

Morning places 7.30-1; Five days per week £99.00, Four days per week £71.00, Three days per week £40.00

Afternoon places 1-6:30; Five days per week £90.00, Four days per week £61.00, Three days per week £34.00

Please note fees are reviewed annually in September


Funded Nursery Spaces
Grant funding

15 hours funding is available for all children the term after their third birthday.

30 hours funding is available for children the term after their third birthday.

Funded is available for some eligible 2 year olds – please use the online checker on Reading Borough Council’s website.

Funding can be taken off of your fees if you wish to attend nursery all year round; for prices with the funding reduction please see above.

Fully funded sessions are available fifteen hours per week, for 38 week per year based on the school term dates or 11 hours per week for 51 weeks of the year.

Fully funded sessions

Term-time funding – 38 Weeks

  • You can have 3 free sessions per week, during term time
  • Morning sessions 8-1
  • Afternoon sessions 1-6

Stretched funding – 51 weeks

  • You can have 2 free sessions per week, all year
  • Morning session 7:30-1
  • Afternoon session 1-6:30

30 hours term-time funding  – 38 Weeks

  • You can have 6 free sessions per week, during term time
  • Morning sessions 8-1
  • Afternoon sessions 1-6

30 hours stretched funding – 51 weeks

  • You can have 4 free sessions per week, all year
  • Morning session 7:30-1
  • Afternoon session 1-6:30