Events

Hill Lane's Stay and Play is on Tuesday 31st October 2017, with a halloween themed session. We will be celebrating Halloween with lots of fun games and activities, so ome on down nd join in with the fun! The session starts at 9.30-10.30am, and you ge...
Everyone at Hill Lane will be helping to raise money for Genetics Disorder Uk, by wearing our Jeans for the day. Please could you dress your child in jeans or something denim and donate a £1.00 to a very good cause!
Hill Lane are celebrating their 23rd Birthday with a glitter themed party! We have been open 23 years and cannot wait to celebrate in style. This is on Tuesday 5th September 2017, and fancy dress is optional. This is for all children who attend the T...
We are excited to inform you that Alice Sharp will be running several sessions at our summer conference this year. Alice has worked in the early year's sector since graduating with her BEd Hons.She is the author of three books and managing director o...
Hill Lane will be hosting their annual parents gathering on Tuesday 13th June 2017. This event starts at 6pm-8pm. Parents/ Carers are all welcome, please see your child's key worker to arrnage an appointment. You will get the chance to talk about you...
Nurseries 10th birthday is on the 23rd April.  We will be celebrating this on Friday 21st April by having a "British Tea Party" and celebrating all thngs British.  We will be having crumpets and tea for breakfast, fish and chips for lunch a...
Hill Lane will be celebrating St George's Day by having a red and white themed day. Please could all parents/ carers please dress their child/ren in something red and white. We will be having a funfilled day, with lots of activities.
Attention for all parents/ carers who attend all of our Tiddlywinks Day Nursery settings, Easter Bank Holiday Weekend starts on Friday 14th April 2017. This is Good Friday and all of our nurseries will be closed on this day aswell as Monday 17th Apri...
Hill Lane are hosting another stay and play session for Easter! This will be on Thursday 13th April 2017 @ 9.30-10.30am. All parents/ carers whose children attend the Thursday morning session can come down and join in with the fun! We will be doing l...
Crumpsall nursery will be having a stay and play session on Thursday 23rd March, we will be focusing this around mothers day. Providing activities which will include craft activities making cards for our mummies.
Hill Lane are celebrating World Book Day by dressing up in our favourite characters from story books. This is on Thursday 2nd March 2017. Fancy Dress is optional and this is for all children who attend the Thursday session. We cannot wait to see what...
Hill Lane are hosting a stay and play session on Tuesday 14th February 2017, 2-3pm. The theme is Valentines Day and we will be doing lots of activities and baking with the children. This is for all parents and carers whose children attend the Tuesday...
Tiddlywinks Clayton is celebrating our 3rd birthday on Tuesday 7th February. We will be having a Disney themed party on the day between 1-3pm. The children will be taking part in a variety of fun activities and games such as pass the parcel, musical ...
Friday 23rd December 2016- This is our Christmas party day, where we will be dressing up in Christmas fancy dress. The party starts at 1pm-3pm, and there will be a mysterious magician who will be showing the children all his fantastic magic tricks th...
 Thursday 15th December at Hill Lane -  is known as the yummiest day this month, as we are having our 'Christmas Dinner Day!' The children will get to taste some tasty delights of Turkey, roast potatoes, pigs in blankets and much more. We a...
All parents are invited to join us to discus their childs progress through the Early Years Foundation Stage. This is a lovely informal evening where you can meet with your childs keycarer, other staff and parents from the setting and discuss your chi...
Tuesday 13th December 2016 - Hill Lane Parents Gathering is taking place on this day. Parents who would like to attend can arrange an appointment with their childs Key Worker. This event starts at 6pm - 8pm and there wil be wine and nibbles for all p...
13th December 2016 Hill Lane - Some of the staff will be attending our First Aid Training to update their knowledge on Peadiatric First Aid.
Wednesday 7th December 2016 Hill Lane - The children will be going to our local care home to sing Christmas Carols to the elderly and will be spreading some festive cheer to them this Christmas. They will be making some yummy mince pies for the elder...
A training day will be carried out for staff working with 2 year olds. This will cover many aspects such as looking at the developemnt, supporting vunerable 2 year olds, challenges and documentation we use to support  2 year olds.
A worskhop will be carried out for Tiddlywinks staff to understand the full potential of our company software and ParentZone. This trianing will consist of group tasks and hands on activities as well as further reading to explore ways of developing k...
We would like to remind all of our TOOSC after school clubs & holiday club parents and carers to your children in for the next half term holidays which will be at the end of October. As you know places are limited and your forms will need to be c...
We have behaviour management training for our staff which we believe is essential for all Early Years Practitioners to have. This also ensures that all teams follow the behaviour pyrammid and work together consistently.
Staff from each of our nurseries will attend this training which will build up their knowledge and provide opportunities for them to share good practise to make the most of outdoor play for our children
Transitions to school - This is the time of year when we  are very busy with our transitions to school.  Our process starts when we talk to the children about "big" school and what they think it will be like.  We discuss uniforms, read...
June 2016 - Higher Blackley had a really successful Parents Gathering.  The staff would like to say a big Thank you to all the parents/carers who attended the evening and for their lovely feedback.  The staff really enjoy discussing your ch...
Staff from each setting have attended our in-house Behaviour Management training session. With this training they have learnt new skills and developed their understanding of the Behaviour Management triangle and how to use this in their everyday prac...
April 2016 - Higher Blackley Tiddlywinks celebrated their 9th birthday on the 23rd April.  They had a funfilled animal themed day including a bouncy castle, fancy dress, face painting, party food and games. The staff presented Mel and Dave ...
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Due to our expansion across the Greater Manchester region, Tiddlywinks Day Nursery are currently recruiting for a variety of career opportunities that are