Bright Kids Defibrillator Campaign

We're raising money for a Defibrillator at each of our three Nurseries as well as a Public Use Defibrillator in the centre of Studley. Did you know that each year between 80,000 and 120,000 people suffer a cardiac arrest in a public place in the UK?  Cardiac arrest can affect anyone, even children. Speedy defibrillation saves lives. The only definitive treatment for a victim of Cardiac Arrest is effective CPR and early … [Read more...]

Curious New Approach Helps Inspire Imaginative Play for Bright Kids

There are curious changes afoot at Bright Kids Nurseries, whose staff are undertaking an accredited training programme that inspires curiosity in learning. Bright Kids Nursery Group has been training staff at its flagship Studley setting in the ‘Curiosity Approach.’ It will also be following the ethos at its other settings in Redditch and Northfield. The initiative was created by nursery owners Lyndsey Hellyn, of the Nest Nursery in … [Read more...]

Northfield Newsletter August 2017

Managers Welcome: As we reach the end of another academic year we are bidding farewell to some of our wonderful Shining Lights as they head off on their next adventure into the world of primary school. We have laughed, learned and grew together during their time at Bright Kids and it is with great reluctance that we must let them go. It has been an extreme pleasure having them as part of the Bright Kids family and we wish them all good luck, … [Read more...]

Special Mementos Made for Mother’s Day

Children at the three Bright Kids nurseries have been getting creative and making special mementos for Mother's Day. At the Studley setting the children produced different gifts to give to mums, grandmas and aunties, to show them just how much they are loved. Tina Davis, deputy manager at the nursery said: “The children created some lovely gifts for their mums – and each age group produced a different gift. So, the younger ones made a love sign, … [Read more...]

Northfield Newsletter March 2017

Managers Welcome: We have now settled into 2017 and are pleased to see lots of familiar faces as well as lots of new ones. We are especially pleased to welcome many new Little Stars into our Bright Kids family, all of whom have settled in really well and are enjoying exploring their new environment and making new friends...to read the full newsletter click here … [Read more...]

Red Nose Day Antics for Bright Kids

Fun was had at the three Bright Kids nurseries as children enjoyed a range of activities for Comic Relief. Children at the three settings dressed up in red to mark the day, which raises money to help people living difficult lives across the UK and Africa. Since its launch in 1988, Red Nose Day has become something of a British institution. It’s the day, every two years, when people across the land can get together and do something funny for … [Read more...]

Flippin’ Fun at Bright Kids Nurseries

Pancake parties were enjoyed at the three Bright Kids nurseries where youngsters did a range of activities for Shrove Tuesday. All the children had the chance to taste the pancakes at tea time, and they enjoyed a variety of different toppings. Children at the Crabbs Cross setting had theirs with fresh fruit and chocolate sauce, those at the Studley setting had the sweet pancakes plain, while at Northfield the children enjoyed lashings of golden … [Read more...]

Love Is In The Air At Three Bright Kids Nurseries

Hearts and flowers are filling the three Bright Kids nurseries as children put their creative skills into action to celebrate Valentine's Day. Youngsters at the settings in Crabbs Cross, Studley and Northfield are enjoying a range of activities today to celebrate the annual event, also known as Saint Valentine's Day. At the Crabbs Cross setting children across the different rooms have been busy baking, and making cards to take home to their … [Read more...]

Chinese New Year Fun at Northfield

The Year of the Rooster is about to begin, and children at the Bright Kids Nursery in Northfield are preparing for the festivities. Chinese New Year begins this weekend and youngsters at the Northfield setting are already putting their creative skills to good use by making Rooster masks, that they can wear next week. Sandra Thomas, senior nursery nurse, said they have a range of fun activities planned for the children. “All four rooms will have … [Read more...]

Northfield’s New Year Rings In The Changes

It's all change at one Bright Kids nursery as new staff are welcomed, and they wish good luck to two members who go on maternity leave. At the Northfield setting new members of staff joining the team include two who will be based in the nursery room, and another one who will be working across the nursery and with the after school club. They have already had Melanie Bayus-Finnegan join the team, who is the new cleaner. However, two members of … [Read more...]