Ashbridge-on-Ribble Day Nursery in Walton-le-Dale

Set on the banks of the River Ribble,
Ashbridge-on-Ribble Day Nursery in Walton-le-Dale
is the perfect setting for families
who live or work in Preston.


“We are delighted that you are considering Ashbridge-on-Ribble Nursery for your child.

Our extensive team includes skilled and dedicated people who ensure children are happy, safe and benefit from a fantastic Early Years experience.

We pride ourselves in offering a first class service for families too and develop partnerships that support us in meeting the needs of every child that attends.

I do hope you enjoy reading about our wonderful Nursery and choose to come along and meet our children and everyone that makes Ashbridge so special.”

Alex Goch and Natalie Pratt,
Nursery Managers

Why Ashbridge-on-Ribble Nursery?

Ashbridge on Ribble offers a unique environment for children from 3 months to 4 years situated on the banks of the River Ribble, Walton-le-Dale in Preston.

The nursery is a recent development for Ashbridge Independent School, an organisation with an unparalleled reputation for high quality education, expertise and experience in early years and primary education.

For complete peace of mind, everyone at Ashbridge on Ribble has an excellent level of qualification and training and are led by an expert and experienced senior team. Ashbridge on Ribble is a dramatic modern building, overlooking the river, with custom-built facilities including creative outdoor play areas and a roof terrace garden, a dedicated baby unit and Early Years areas where children can develop their physical skills and their imagination.

Early Years teachers and professionals make sure that each child benefits from excellent state of the art facilities and the experience of enjoying beautiful natural surroundings in which to learn and develop.

Early Years Excellence

The Early Years at Ashbridge on Ribble secure excellent foundations for learning and future success.

Our dedicated baby area is designed to create a relaxed and secure environment where experienced staff nurture and care for children’s every need. From the age of three months to four years, children benefit from shared social experiences, high quality teaching and interaction with key people which supports all aspects of a young child’s development.

The Nursery offers a wonderful outdoor environment in South Ribble and our extensive opening hours and flexible services meet the needs of today’s families.

Security, Opportunity & Challenge

Children’s health, safety and wellbeing is given prime importance. From the provision of nutritious meals through to our uncompromising safety procedures, nothing is left to chance.

Our holistic approach enables children to feel secure and become active, well developed individuals who are keen to discover and eager to learn.

We nurture a respect for the environment, themselves and others and an appreciation of the natural and wider world.

Working Together for Success

A family atmosphere with mutually supportive relationships between children, teachers and parents ensure children are the focus of all we do.

Our strengths lie in the continuity of care and education provided for children and families and the feeling of pride and community that this brings.

Moving on to School

Ashbridge School has long been established as the area’s premier provider of high quality Primary Education.

We offer parents the peace of mind which comes from a focus on the individual needs of each child along with high expectations for academic success. Children who attend an Ashbridge Nursery, like Ashbridge on Ribble, have benefitted from experiencing the essential preparation for the next step in their educational journey.

In making this choice, families have invested considerably and the opportunity of a place within the school enables a child to build on this invaluable head-start.

We understand that words alone can only play a small part when making the next vital decision, so please come along and meet the Headteacher and our first- class teaching team and take a look round. We look forward to welcoming you and promise you will be enormously impressed.

To arrange a visit to the Ashbridge on Ribble Nursery and/or Ashbridge School to meet the team, see our extensive facilities and discuss your own child’s requirements please get in touch.

T: 01772 619900

London Road, Walton-le-Dale, Preston. PR5 4AD
T: 01772 561186