1977 – The playgroup began and was located in the Village hall.
1978 – The Playgroup moved to Horspath school (which is now Willow class) and was open from 9am – 12pm.
1989 – The Porta cabin was placed in the school grounds as the school needed the class room. The Porta cabin is still being used today for children from the age of two and a half to four.
2011 – The All Stars Club was set up for children to attend breakfast club (8am – 9am Mon – Fri) and after school club (3:15pm – 6pm Mon – Thu, 3:15pm-5pm Fri).
2017 – It was established that up to 30 children could attend the Nursery per session.
With thanks to Brian Lowe for compiling this history of Horspath Nursery.
If you have any photos of the early years of Horspath Nursery we’d love to see them.