Clever Clogs News

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Posted 26th September

We are delighted to inform you that during our recent inspection carried out by OFSTED we have recevied the highest grade of OUTSTANDING. We are incredibly proud of this achievement which is a testament to all of the hard work and dedication each and every one of us apply to our practice every day. If you would like to read a copy of our report please go to … Read More

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Qualified teacher strengthens Nursery team!

Posted 28th June

We are proud to announce that Jannah Davies has recently achieved her Qualified Teacher status, gaining her BA HONS in Primary Education. This will strengthen the high quality teaching and learning which already takes place within the nursery. Jannah will be based in our pre-school room, however will be sharing her experince throughout the whole nursery. … Read More


New and exciting Clever Clogs Nursery Blog.

Posted 27th June

We now have a new and exciting Nursery blog. Parents can now access our daily blog via our website. The blog is a fantastic way to share information with parents including daily postings of what the children are getting up to, stars of the week and useful information for parents such as newsletters. Only parents whose children attend the Nursery can have access once permission and passwords have been confimed. If your child attends Nursery and you would like access please see a member of staff. … Read More


Mud Glorious Mud!!

Posted 12th April

Screams of delight radiated from the pre-school garden as our children excitedley explored nature at it's best. As part of our ongoing forest school program here at Clever Clogs, our children had an amazing time working out the volumes of water they needed to add to make a mud puddle big enough to sit and splash in. … Read More

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Clever Clogs is 10 Years old!

Posted 12th April

Clever Clogs Nursery opened on 17th April 2007. We have developed and learnt so much in the past 10 years and are very proud of how far we have come. Clever Clogs staff team have continued to grow and we are lucky to still have staff here from all them years ago. … Read More


Clever Clogs Nursery 10 year celebration party!

Posted 12th April

Calling all parents and carers past and present please come and join us on Thursday 20th April from 2.00pm -  4.00pm to help us celebrate 10 fantastic years of fun, laughter and joy.  … Read More

New 30 hours funding

Posted 9th February

*FREE* childcare for working parents of 3 and 4 years olds for 30 hours a week. … Read More

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Apprentice of the Year Award

Posted 14th July

*Clever Clogs in Bowburn, Durham*, have an apprentice Nicole that has been awared “Apprentice of the Year” by New College Durham. They are so happy and delighted for the Childcare Apprentice as her hard work and effort has paid off by her achieving the award. … Read More

Brilliant Baby Rooms at Clever Clogs

Posted 1st June

A nursery in *Bowburn,* *Durham *have been showing off their fantastic caring skills to parents/carers in their brilliant baby rooms. Practitioners have been working extremely hard to ensure all babies and parents/carers are happy and settled within the nursery. … Read More


Sports Relief at Clever Clogs Nursery

Posted 23rd March

*Sport Relief at Clever Clogs Nursery* On Friday the 18th March excitement radiated from the Children at Clever Clogs Nursery Belmont as they eagerly arrived at Nursery wearing their favourite sporting attire. The children spent the week learning all about different sports, activities and ways to keep themselves fit and healthy. They also had the opportunity to design their own healthy menus and held a fruit tasting afternoon. A lovely week was had by all … Read More