'˜Play More Award'

COTTAGE Grove nursery has been nominated for the national '˜Play More Award'.

Friday, 10th August 2018, 9:02 pm
Updated Tuesday, 4th September 2018, 8:21 pm

The award provides financial support for deserving nurseries to improve outdoor play areas to help children learn about nature.

The campaign carried out a survey of children aged four to eight which revealed that 89 percent were unable to identify a butterfly.

Parents were asked to nominate a deserving nursery with Cottage Grove now having been shortlisted to receive support for its outdoor play area.

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One parent said: '˜A lot of children live in high rise flats with no gardens. This money could help make the nursery garden an exciting place for the children.'