Opening times and dates

The Family Centre is open weekdays for 44 weeks and 3 days per year, plus an optional week Summer Playscheme: a total of 45 weeks and 3 days. The first week of the Autumn term will incorporate induction sessions and a staggered entry system for new children, so some will not be booked in until the beginning of the second week.

Normal opening times are  08:15-17:45.

Opening dates 2019

TermStart dateEnd dateTotal daysNotes
Spring 2019 Thu 3 January Fri 12 April 14 weeks 2 days  
Summer 2019 Tue 23 April Fri 26 July 13 weeks 4 days 13 weeks 2 days excluding Bank Holidays
Extra Summer Opening
Mon 29 July Fri 2 August   Optional - needs to be booked.

Bank Holiday closures - the centre will be closed on 6 May and 27 May 2019


The Family Centre closes at 17:45. Any parent arriving after that time will be charged a late collection fee of £25 plus £5 for every five minutes after 17:45.

The Centre will close at 16:30 on the last day of each term including summer opening.