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Farley Nursery School was founded in 2005, when Sue was looking for a setting for her vision to open an Outdoor Nursery School based on the Scandinavian approach to early years education.

Sue had become disillusioned with mainstream reception classes in school, where the children have an allocated time, typically ten minutes, twice a day to play outside. It was her goal to return to the traditional childhood...

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Farley August Newsletter

Hello Farley Families, the summer is here!!!! Thank you to all who came to our Farley Festival! What a lovely even...

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Steeple Langford August Newsletter

Well it is with great sadness that I am writing my last newsletter as the Manager of Farley Nursery School at Steeple Langford...

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What is outdoor learning?

We invite the children to come outside to learn through play and exploring the world they inhabit. Much of the day is spent outside and rather than shying away from our British weather, we embrace it...