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Session times and prices

Charles Darwin Nursery sessions are available at various times throughout the day to make it easier to tailor them to exactly what you need. 

Please find below a full list of timings of the nursery day alongside associated costings. 

We are a full day nursery that is open for 50 weeks of the year, closing for one week between Christmas and New Year, and five staff training days during the year. 

Daily places

Under 2s Time Cost  Extras
Morning session 8am - 1pm £31 Includes breakfast, snack, and hot lunch
Afternoon session 1pm - 6pm £31 Includes snack and high tea 
Full day session 8am - 6pm £56.50 Includes breakfast, morning snack, hot lunch, afternoon snack, and high tea

Please note, the baby food we provide the children with is Cow & Gate. We are aware that this food is available for different age ranges and we will choose the appropriate food for their age. If you wish your child to have a different brand of baby food then you will need to provide this.

Families must provide their own consumables eg nappies, wipes etc.

2 years old Time Cost  Extras
Morning session 8am - 1pm £28.50 Includes breakfast, snack, and hot lunch
Afternoon session 1pm - 6pm £28.50 Includes snack and high tea 
Full day session 8am - 6pm £51.50 Includes breakfast, morning snack, hot lunch, afternoon snack, and high tea

Please note if your child receives free funding you will be charged for meals at the following rates: breakfast - 75p, morning snack - 40p, hot lunch - £2, afternoon snack - 40p, high tea - £1.25

Families must provide their own consumables eg nappies, wipes etc.

3 - 4 years old Time Cost Extras
Morning session 8am - 1pm £26 (unless receiving free funding allowance) 

Breakfast - 75p 
Morning snack - 40p
Hot lunch - £1.50

Afternoon session 1pm - 6pm £26 (unless receiving free funding allowance)  Afternoon snack - 40p
High tea - £1 
Full day session 8am - 6pm £46.50 (unless receiving free funding allowance)  Breakfast - 75p
Morning snack - 40p
Hot lunch - £2
Afternoon snack - 40p
High tea - £1.25 

Please note: If your child receives free funding you will be charged for meals. The above charges are voluntary - families are able to supply their own food if preferred.

Families must provide their own consumables eg nappies, wipes etc.

Early education funding

The nursery is listed with Norfolk County Council as an approved provider to offer the early education funding entitlement for three- and four-year-olds. We offer 15- and 30-hour funding to eligible families. Please contact us if more information is required. 

After you have applied to Charles Darwin Nursery, you will need to provide details of your daily and/or session requirements to allow us to confirm the availability of the required session.

Click here to apply for a place.

For more information on our fees and payment, please see our charging policy.

Or if you have any more questions regarding nursery timings and costing, please do not hesitate to contact us.