The Gables Day Nursery

Gables Nursery


giraffeflashWelcome to The Gables Nursery, provider of premium quality care for children aged 3 months to 5 years old since 2001. The converted spacious bungalow and orangery has been carefully designed with child centre nursery facilities whilst maintaining a homely feel with lots of natural light.  We have a car park area for easy drop off and pick up, with close links to the motorway.

The Gables Nursery has an excellent range of safe toys, expert staff and fantastic all- weather outdoor play area. Our highly qualified staff are passionate in giving your child the opportunity to thrive in a caring, safe, engaging fun place to develop their personalities, in preparation for their next steps including school readiness.

The Gables Nursery is part of the Fisherfield Childcare  family and the chosen mascot’s name is ‘George the Giraffe’. For over 15 years, we have been providing an excellent childcare service, ranging from 3 months to 5 years old. Offering a blend of AM, PM sessions and Full Day care options for 51 weeks of the year.


  • Many working parents of 3 & 4 year old children will be eligible for 30hrs funded care and all 3 & 4 year olds qualify for a minimum of 15 hrs.
  • Qualifying parents of 2 year old children receive 15hrs funded care. For more information please click HERE

                                                                       Manager Cherine Rasul           Becki – Currently on Maternity Leave

Contact us today on 01706 352000 and book a visit and meet our qualified and approachable staff and discover The Gables Nursery. 

We work very closely with parents, in addition to the daily handover chats and newsletter we recently introduced iConnect which has been a great success. Parents have praised the ease of use, and the delight of sharing the activities of their child anytime and anywhere.

iConnect is a digital learning journey log application of each child and has many benefits. To find out more about iConnect & ParentZone click here.

The Gables Nursery has:

Three large rooms with designated areas ideal for group sessions, arts and crafting, singing and dancing, role play and reading

giraffe inside


Highly qualified staff committed to creating an atmosphere of care, respect, learning and fun creating opportunities to aid learning

giraffe staff


Sleeping room with mattresses

giraffe sleep


An enclosed all weather outdoor area with canopy so play children can still continue to learn through play on those rainy days

giraffe covered play


Outdoor play area with a wide range of outdoor apparatus and a mud kitchen

giraffe outside


Free library service to help discover the joy of reading

giraffe library

” Staff in the nursery show an exceptional commitment to providing challenging and vibrant learning experiences based on children’s interests and support this with observation, assessment and planning that is of meticulous detail.” Ofsted inspector Jennifer Kennaugh

Nursery prices

AM   £30.50

PM   £29

Day  £50

Week £210


Would you like to come and have a look around Gables Nursery? Book a visit, we’d be happy to see you!

The Gables
34 Bagslate Moor Rd
OL11 5XT

01706 352 000

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Age Range:
3 months - 5 years
Opening Hours:
7.30 am - 6.00 pm
All Day:
7.30 am - 6.00 pm

Contact Details:
Monday - Friday
51 weeks
Bank Holidays / Christmas Week & 2 Jan
George the giraffe at The Gables image

"I'm George the giraffe at The Gables."

George the giraffe loves watching, learning and trying new activities in the sunlit rooms of The Gables. He is always the first to spot a new activity in the rooms and the all weather play area.

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