Pumpkins Pre-School - Sherston

Opening Monday 4th November 2019

We are delighted that our new building is now completed and that we will soon be ready to open our doors for you to see the finished result!

Open days will be running throughout the second half of October, so please pop in and join us for a coffee and a chat whilst the children take part in fun activities in the workshops that we will be laying on for them. For full details of these dates, see below.

This invitation extends to the whole community – everyone is very welcome to pop in, have a look around and see what will be on offer for the children in our new pre-school when it opens on Monday 4th November. No need to book – just turn up when it’s convenient for you. However, if you would like to arrange an appointment you can do that too by emailing enquiries@pumpkinsnursery.co.uk.

 About Our Pre-School

Pumpkins Pre-School Sherston will be a 24 place nursery/pre-school setting located in the heart of Sherston village on the Pennymead Recreation Ground, next to the Scout Hut and within a short walk of the village Primary School.  Open for 51 weeks of the year 8am – 6pm, we will be offering care and early years education to children aged 2 years to 5 years.

In our dedicated garden area, your child will enjoy exploring wildlife, cooking in the mud kitchen and playing on the decked area under the huge canopy.

The outdoors will be an important part of the pre-school experience at Sherston. Forest School will be run every Wednesday from 9am – 3pm for children aged 3 years and over in a dedicated Forest School area at the local primary school. Physical activity sessions, including running the Daily Mile, will take place on the easily accessible recreation field.

We will also be offering wrap-around care before and after school for children of primary school age and a holiday club in the school holidays.


If you wish to register for a place at Pumpkins Pre-School - Sherston please complete the enquiry form on our 'Contact Us' page.

Pumpkins Sherston Open Day times

 Sessions & Fee Structure

To find out more about the session times and fees on offer at Pumpkins Pre-School - Sherston, please visit our dedicated Sessions and Fee Structure page.

Find out more about Pumpkins Pre-School - Sherston...

Watch the progress of our build programme...

Meet our Nursery Manager

We are pleased to welcome Emma to Pumpkins! She will be joining us in August 2019 to lead our new  Pre School in Sherston.

Emma has over 9 years experience of working in Early Years. Previously working in an Area Manager role for a group of nurseries in South Gloucestershire and Bristol, Emma has made the decision to return to work directly with the children and ensure that they are at the forefront in all that she does. She is extremely passionate about childcare and champions the individual in each and every child. She strives to give each child the best possible start to their journey and finds it highly rewarding seeing the impact that our roles have on children’s development.

Emma is recently married to James and lives in Frampton Cotterell.

Emma - Our Sherston Pre-School Manager

Opening Times and Contact Info

Our nursery and preschool will be open 8am - 6pm 51 weeks a year.

Pumpkins Pre-School - Sherston
Sherston Recreation Ground
Green Lane
SN16 0NP

T : 07590424001
E : enquiries@pumpkinsnursery.co.uk


Pumpkins Pre-School - Sherston will be a 24 place nursery and pre-school setting located in the heart of Sherston village on the Pennymead Recreation Ground, next to the Scout Hut and within a short walk of the village Primary School.