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Happy 21st Birthday Bright Kids Studley!

There were celebrations all round this week as our flagship Studley Nursery celebrated its 21st birthday! Set up by our owner, local entrepreneur Tricia Wellings, Bright Kids Studley, based on The Slough, opened its doors on 18th January 1999 – with just four children and three members of staff on the books. Word soon got around and it went from strength to strength, obtaining lottery funding to set up out of school care and filling the … [Read more...]

Bright Kids go colourful for Children in Need

Children at our Crabbs Cross and Studley settings have been helping to support Children in Need. We had a fancy dress day on Friday 15th November where staff and children donned their best bright, colourful and Pudsey themed outfits and collected donations for this amazing cause. They also participated in lots of fun Pudsey and yellow themed activities, including a cake bake and we all had a great day raising funds! Well done everyone! … [Read more...]

Bright Kids Northfield helps inspire imaginative play for local children

Children at our Northfield nursery have been getting curious following the introduction of an initiative that inspires imaginative play in learning. Staff at our Northfield setting are celebrating being accredited by the ‘Curiosity Approach,’ which they have been training to introduce for the past 12 months. The initiative, created by local nursery owners Lyndsey Hellyn and Stephanie Bennett, encourages nurseries to ditch plastic toys and … [Read more...]

Bright Kids Crabbs Cross Celebrates 18 Years of Childcare in Redditch!

We’re celebrating our Crabbs Cross setting’s 18th birthday this month! Children, staff and parents past and present joined us on 30th August for a Greatest Showman themed party, with entertainment and circus skills from Professor Pepperpot, cake, a sweet cart, soft play and party food. We first opened our doors in September 2001. The following year we also started offering out of school care and have gone from strength to strength ever … [Read more...]

Green-fingered nursery tots help create a ‘blooming’ fantastic display!

Budding young gardeners from our Studley nursery have been helping to spruce up the local community in support of Studley in Bloom this week. Spring has well and truly sprung at the nursery where green-fingered pre-schoolers have been learning all about gardening - planting seeds in the garden area and making bird feeders for their feathered friends. And they decided to get out and about and put their horticultural skills into practice, … [Read more...]

Bright Kids Welcomes Coughton Nursery to the Family

We're celebrating our latest enterprise here at Bright Kids Group, after acquiring a failing nursery - saving it from closure and protecting staff jobs and children’s spaces. We're delighted to welcome our newest setting, the former Old School Nursery in Coughton, which recently faced closure following an Inadequate Ofsted rating. Our Group Owner and Early Years Entrepreneur, Tricia Wellings, decided to swoop in and claim the nursery in a … [Read more...]

Nursery workers step out together in support of mental health charity

Staff from our Crabbs Cross setting put their best feet forward on Sunday 24th March as they trekked around Arrow Valley Lake to raise funds for MIND. The charitable team of 10 pulled on their walking boots, dressed in blue and clocked up 5 kilometres to support the charity that offers information and advice to people experiencing mental health problems and campaigns to improve services, raise awareness and promote understanding. The team … [Read more...]

Bright Kids Celebrate World Book Day

Staff and children at our Crabbs Cross and Studley settings had a great time celebrating World Book Day on Thursday 7th March. From Where's Wally to princesses, a Gruffalo, Mary Poppins and Bert, the Queen of Hearts, dinosaurs, firemen, pirates and many more, there were fantastic costumes as far as the eye could see!   … [Read more...]

Bright Kids Group Owner Named Business Person of the Year 2019

We are so proud to announce that Bright Kids Group Owner Tricia Wellings has scooped the Business Person of the Year title in a prestigious local award. Tricia picked up the accolade at the glitzy Touch FM Pride of Stratford Awards ceremony, held at the Crowne Plaza on Friday 8th February. Tricia launched her flagship nursery, Bright Kids Studley, 20 years ago, in January 1999. Since then, she has expanded the business exponentially and … [Read more...]

Happy 20th Birthday Bright Kids Studley!

There were Mickeys, Minnies, princesses and a whole array of other Disney characters as staff and children at our Studley setting celebrated the award-winning nursery’s 20th birthday this week! Set up by our owner, local entrepreneur and mother-of-two, Tricia Wellings, Bright Kids Group’s flagship setting on The Slough, Studley, opened its doors on 18th January 1999 – with just four children and three members of staff on the books. Studley … [Read more...]