Derbyshire Nursery Rated As One Of The Top 10 In The East Midlands

Derbyshire nursery rated as one of the Top 10 in the East Midlands

Date: 29 Mar 2017

Bright Horizons Bumpers Day Nursery and Preschool in Burnaston, Derbyshire has been rated as one of the top 10 nurseries, out of 894, in the East Midlands and thus announced as a recipient of a Top 10 Nursery Award.

Day Nurseries is the leading UK nursery website with over 4.3 million visitors per year and 28,795 nursery reviews, their Top 10 Nursery Awards highlight the most recommended nurseries, via, in each region of the United Kingdom. They are based on reviews received between March 1st, 2015 and March 1st, 2017 provided by parents, relatives or guardians of the children who attend the nurseries.

A review score as of March 1st of this year is used for the awards to calculate the number of reviews, the average ratings of each nursery and the size of that nursery. To be considered for an award, nurseries must have an Ofsted Grade 1 Outstanding or Grade 2 Good rating for all three categories at the time of the announcement. 

“We would like to congratulate Bright Horizons Bumpers Day Nursery and Preschool on being a top nursery in the East Midlands as rated by parents,” said Davina Ludlow, director of “It is a wonderful achievement to be recognised as one of the best nurseries by the families and carers of the children that attend the setting.

“Reviews of the top 10 nurseries show these settings both stimulate and nurture children, teaching them resilience and ensuring they develop physically and socially. The brain is at its most receptive during the first five years of a child’s lie, which is why we decided to recognise those nurseries, which are providing an excellent environment for learning and development.” 

Juli Walker-Jones, nursery manager at Bumpers Day Nursery and Preschool, said her and her team were proud to find out news of the award.

“We are passionate about providing each child the best possible start in life and are always looking at ways to improve our service and practice,” she said. “We also believe that we can alleviate some of the stresses that a lot of parents face combining childcare and work and strive to be flexible and sympathetic to all of their needs. Thank you to everyone who has taken the time to write a review for us.”

Bright Horizons Family Solutions has also been declared as a recipient of the Top 10 Large Nursery Group Award from, ranking it in the top 10 groups across the UK. The award is based on positive reviews provided by parents and guardians.