Bright Horizons at RAF Northolt

An ‘outstanding’ nursery in Northolt

At our 'Outstanding' Ofsted rated Nursery and Preschool, children aged 3 months to 5 years are welcomed, nurtured, and given the very best start to their lives.

Your child's wellbeing and development is the primary focus of our specially designed nursery, ensuring their days are filled with fun learning and happy experiences to create memories you'll all cherish.

Creating Easy Transitions for Children & Parents

We know how hard it can be when your little one starts nursery. Your child will love our inviting and friendly environment as well as our highly-qualified, long-standing team, ensure they settle in easily to their new routine.

Each child's needs are also supported in age-specific environments where they can play, learn flourish and grow.

A 'Bright Beginning' for Every Child

Designed by our Early Years specialists, your little one will get the best start to their schooling life through our enriching and wellbeing focused Bright Beginnings Curriculum.

Building on the foundations of the government's EYFS curriculum, it combines a wide range of activities to nurture and develop the skills your child needs to flourish and reach their full potential. This holistic yet personal approach supports each child's development and progress - whether that's moving rooms or preparing them for school.

Outdoor Learning and Play

Your little one will have so much fun exploring our large gardens and covered outdoor spaces, which have age-specific areas to support their development. We operate a free flow system, so children can make the independent choice to play outside when they wish.

All-Inclusive Food

Your child will love sitting down to their delicious, nutritious meals, prepared by our on-site chef. Children enjoy a wide variety of meals and snacks at RAF Northolt Nursery and Preschool, which are all included.

Convenient Location

Ideal for commuting parents, we have a great location by the Polish Airforce Memorial which is near the excellent transport links of South Ruislip Train Station and Ruislip Gardens Tube Station. There is also a buggy park on-site.

Your Personal Tour

Our dedicated staff can't wait to welcome you and your little one to our nursery. For more information, or to see the nursery yourself, please get in touch and we'll be happy to arrange a personal tour.

RAF Northolt Day Nursery and Preschool Manager
Nursery Manager
West End Road, Ruislip, London, HA4 6NG
  • Monday7:30AM - 6:00PM
  • Tuesday7:30AM - 6:00PM
  • Wednesday7:30AM - 6:00PM
  • Thursday7:30AM - 6:00PM
  • Friday7:30AM - 6:00PM
Lines open: Mon - Fri 08:00 - 19:00

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What’s included & Funding options

Whether you’re looking for a full-time or flexible booking pattern, get in touch with us to discuss availability. We will accommodate government funding options wherever possible.

Discover more about what we can offer your family by downloading our easy to read set of guides. Explore our Bright Horizons nurseries and discover the funding options available - from funded childcare and tax free childcare, to childcare vouchers plus key dates. You can also find out what's included in our fees and how we support families from the beginning.

*Not all nurseries offer every component of the all-inclusive package. Please check with your nursery for details.

Included in your fees:

  • Unlimited hypoallergenic nappies*
  • Unlimited hypoallergenic wipes*
  • Three nutritious meals
  • A range of healthy snacks
  • Formula milk for babies under 1 year
  • Cows’ milk or dairy-free alternatives for older babies and children

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Bright Beginnings at Bright Horizons

Bright Beginnings Curriculum

We believe that every child deserves the best start in life. Bright Beginnings is a holistic curriculum, designed to acknowledge the individual voice and needs of every child promoting confidence, wellbeing and a genuine love for learning.

As well as nurturing a lifelong love of learning, Bright Beginnings helps set the foundations for emotional resilience to prepare children for the next stage in their learning journey.

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Meet the team

Our team are dedicated to making your child's experience safe and fun. We always go the extra mile.
  • RAF Northolt Day Nursery and Preschool ManagerJodiNursery Manager
  • RAF Northolt Nursery and Preschool Deputy ManagerLaurenDeputy Manager


Did you know that our nursery is on Facebook? 'Like' us to join in the fun! We share what we've been getting up to, as well as activities you can try at home with your little one. Learn about upcoming events happening at our nursery to pop in your calendar and enjoy meeting the team with posts about the amazing early years practitioners in our setting. We look forward to welcoming you to our Facebook community - just click 'like' and you're in!

Bright Horizons Family App

Our Family app offers a variety of features that give you the ability to get more information on your child's day, notify the nursery of any changes to your planned pick-up or absences and even book extra sessions if needed.

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Bright Horizons Family App
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