Opening Times:

Monday: 8.30am – 3pm

Tuesday: 8.30am – 3pm

Wednesday: 8.30am – 3pm

Thursday: 8.30am – 3pm

Friday: 8.30am – 3pm

Pick Up & Drop off Times:

Monday: 8.30 & 9.00 – 12, 1, 2, 3

Tuesday: 8.30 & 9.00 – 12, 1, 2, 3

Wednesday: 8.30 & 9.00 – 12, 1, 2, 3

Thursday: 8.30 & 9.00 – 12, 1, 2, 3

Friday: 8.30 & 9.00 – 12, 1, 2, 3

Parents have a choice of drop off and pick up times offering lots of flexibility

Adhoc: Numbers permitting, you can book your child into pre-school last minute and pay on the day either in cash or via bank transfer. We frequently advertise spaces on our Facebook page, especially during busy periods such as Christmas shopping times. This is extremely convenient and a life saver in emergencies.


We accept children from 2 years 6 months up to 4+ years old.

Our fees are £4.50 per hour paid termly in advance.

Children can receive government funded for up to 15 hours per week from the term after their 3rd birthday. Additional hours are charged at  the regular rate of £4.50 per hour.

We are also registered for 2 Year Old Early Years Education Offer. Children aged 2 years and over, who meet the criteria, can claim up to 15 hours per week government funded. Any hours over this are charged at the regular rate of £4.50 per hour. Please note the youngest children we accept are aged 2 years 6 months. Follow this link more details.

Colden Common Pre-School is a non-profit charity, this setting relies on prompt payment of fees to cover its running costs. Any surplus will be invested in improving the facilities provided by the pre-school.