Kids Planet Stretton raising funds for Just4Children

Kids Planet Stretton have raised £550 for the children’s charity, Just 4 Children. Following several fundraising events held at the nursery, a cheque for £550 has been presented to the charity, who provide support for families to help their children with disabilities and sickness. The money raised is helping Elsa Sherlock who attends the Stretton … Continued

Kids Planet Billinge Scarecrow Trail

Kids Planet Billinge Scarecrow Trail is currently taking place! All you have to do is download your map and checklist below and see if you can find all the scarecrows, there are also clues to help you along the way! You can also vote for your favourite scarecrow too, just email the nursery on … Continued

We’re going on an Autumn hunt…

Whether for babies, toddlers or pre-schoolers, now’s one of our favourite times of the year to get out and about! The leaves are changing colours, the air is turning chillier and the sparkling of lights and tinsel are just around the corner. If you’re looking for things to do with your little ones this Autumn, … Continued


  Kids Planet Day Nurseries have successfully acquired Nutkins Nursery, a nursery and out of school club located in Eccles, Manchester. This latest acquisition takes the group to 44 settings in the North West and the Midlands, providing care to more than 5,600 children. Nutkins Nursery has been operating for over 20 years has an … Continued

We’re finalists for The 17th National NMT Nursery Awards 2019

We’re thrilled to have been shortlisted in four categories in this year’s National NMT Nursery Awards 2019. A huge congratulations to the following teams and individuals whose excellence in the nursery sector across the whole of the UK has been recognised: 🌟 Nursery Training & Development Award 🌟 Kids Planet Wallasey – Nursery Indoor Learning … Continued


A Miner’s Memorial Flower bed has be unveiled on Queensway, Swinton last month to honour the thousands of men, women, boys and girls who worked below the ground. With the support of the Forestry Commission and Friends of Agecroft Colliery, the flowerbed was created by children and staff of Kids Planet Day Nursery, Swinton. Speaking … Continued

Kids Planet Annual Awards 2019

Last Friday, we held our second Kids Planet awards ceremony. Celebrating the hard work and commitment our staff demonstrate across all of our nurseries and within our Head Office support team, we’re delighted to share with you our winners: Chef of the Year – Mike Caldwell, Congleton, Highly Commended Jayne Heswall, Prestwich Apprentice of the Year … Continued

Kids Planet Congleton raise £350 for local charity Ruby’s Fund

  Following a successful summer fair held at Kids Planet Day Nursery in Congleton, local charity Ruby’s Fund have been presented with a cheque for £350. Having used the facilities themselves which include an inclusive sensory centre and social café for children and young people with additional needs and disabilities, and their families, carers and … Continued

What’s On Guide: Babies and Toddlers in Manchester

With the school summer holidays over and children back to school, we’ve put together a list of places to go with babies and toddlers in Manchester. With 43 nurseries in our Kids Planet family (and 11 of those in and around the Manchester area) including our newest nursery opening in Worsley this month, here’s some … Continued

Kids Planet Prestwich raise £690 for Mummy’s Star

Mummy’s Star charity have received £690 in donations following a successful nursery summer fair held at Kids Planet Day Nursery in Prestwich. The charity is the only one in the UK and Ireland dedicated to women and their families affected by cancer during pregnancy shortly after a birth. Founder and CEO of the charity, Pete … Continued