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Little Hedgehogs Pre-School Information


If you have children between 2 and 4 years old, and are considering Pre-School, why not give us a call on 01795 532779 or e-mail us on


Give your child an 'OUTSTANDING' start!


Little Hedgehogs offers Free Early Education places based on the 15 government funded hours per week (570 hours per year) for children who are three and four years old. We also can offer up to 30 hours of free childcare per week for eligible parents. These funded hours start the term after your child’s 3rd birthday. Further details are available at and on the Early Years and Childcare pages at


A child born in the period will become eligible for a free place

1 January to 31 March The start of Term 5 following their 3rd birthday (after April holiday)

1 April to 31 August The start of Term 1 following their 3rd birthday (after Summer holiday)

1 September to 31 December The start of Term 3 following their 3rd birthday (after Christmas holiday)


We have a limited number of Free Early Education places for two year olds (Free For Two). To find out if your child is eligible for FF2, please go to or contact the school for guidance.


Funded hours can be claimed at any time from 7.45am to 5.30pm.




Fees for the year from 1st September 2019 to 31st August 2020 are as follows:


Session Times 2 year olds 3 - 4 year olds
Early Birds (7.45 - 8.45am) £6.00 £5.00
LH AM Session (8.45 - 11.45am) £18.00 £15.00
Lunchtime Session ( 11.45am - 12.30pm)  £4.50 £3.75
LH PM Session (12.30 - 3.30pm) £18.00 £15.00
Night Owls (3.30 - 5.30pm) £12.00 £10.00






Fees are invoiced on a termly basis (i.e. six times per year) and must be paid within 20 days. All fees are reviewed on an annual basis on 1st September.


Meet the Little Hedgehogs 'A' Team Family

To see what Little Hedgehogs have been up to during the last couple of weeks, please click on the link below:

Mrs Ashmore Welcome to Little Hedgehogs

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Early Years Talk

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