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Leytonstone nursery celebrates £100k refurb

Busy Bees, on Whipps Cross Road, has undergone a major transformation including brand-new equipment for the indoor and outdoor play areas

A Leytonstone nursery is celebrating the completion of a £100,000 refurbishment a brand-new garden fit with planting areas. 

Busy Bees, on Whipps Cross Road, has undergone a major transformation including brand-new equipment for the indoor and outdoor play areas and eco-friendly resources as part of the nursery’s commitment to lowering its carbon footprint.

The children will benefit from a brand-new garden space with outdoor play equipment including a large wooden train to encourage imaginative play, and planting areas to ensure children actively participate in learning about a sustainable future. 

Busy Bees Leytonstone caters for 100 children aged three months to five years, providing care and early years education.


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A large outdoor bicycle area has also been installed to promote gross motor skills. The nursery also features a revamped kitchen where children benefit from meals and snacks freshly prepared on-site by the nursery chefs. 

Dorota Batkowska, centre director at Busy Bees Leytonstone said: “The team has worked so hard over the last two years and we’re thrilled to finally be able to showcase our refurbished centre and the difference it will make to our children.

“Our ambition was to provide a welcoming and nurturing environment so that the children can grow and flourish in a home-from-home environment. Our refurbishment ensures they benefit from the best possible learning environment that is catered to their needs and interests. We can’t wait to see what the future holds.”

To find out more about Busy Bees Leytonstone, please call 0330 333 8133 or visit their website


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