The Students' Union runs a 62 place nursery on Frenchay Campus. Our aim is to provide a warm, caring environment that will offer a variety of learning opportunities for babies and young children.

Activities & Routine

An example of a day at the Nursery.

Lavender Room

  • 08:00 Welcome and Breakfast
  • 08:30-09:30 Free choice play
  • 09:30 Morning snack
  • 10:00-10:30 Group , story and singing time
  • 10:30-10:45 Planned activity based on children’s interests
  • 10:45-11:30 Nappy changing, potty time
  • 10:45-11:30 Outdoor time
  • 11:30-11:45 Wash hands and prepare for lunch
  • 11:45-12:30 Lunch time
  • 12:30-14:00 Rest/Sleep Time/Quiet activities
  • 14:00-14:30 Small group activities
  • 14:30-15:00 Outdoor Time
  • 15:00 Tea time
  • 15:45-16:00 Group, story and singing time
  • 16:15-17:30 Free choice play/Outdoor time
  • 16:15-17:30 Nappy changing, potty time
  • 17:30 Home time

This is only an example of our daily routines and they are subject to change, however this will give you an understanding of what your child will be doing from day to day at Halley Nursery. 

  • Great special events including Teddy Bears Picnic, Easter Egg hunt, Chinese New Year, trips to local farms and the zoo, Christmas Celebrations and many, many more.
  • Special celebration of every child's birthday