Bright Start Nursery

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Choose Bright Start Nursery for your child

Young girl going down slide at Brightstart Nursery

  • We care for babies and children from six months to five years old
  • Central location, with beautiful outdoor space for your child to shine.
  • All our staff are qualified, or working towards a qualification’
  • Good access for parking

Ofsted say " staff skillfully question children, listen to their ideas and encourage them to join in activities"

Our vibrant nursery has a busy, community feel.

We support children to develop at their own pace. Nurturing and encouraging them as they develop.

We regularly celebrate our diverse cohort of children, many of whom speak more than one language.


We're close to Jubilee Library in Brighton city centre. Near Brighton train station and with easy access by car.

Bright Start Nursery, 1 Barrack Yard, North Road, Brighton

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Session times

We're open Monday to Friday, 51 weeks of the year.

We look after babies and children, from six months to five years old.

  • Full day session: 8am to 6pm
  • Morning session: 8am to 1pm
  • Afternoon session: 1pm to 6pm


  • Half day: £26.75
  • Under 3’s: £53.50 for a full day
  • 3 &4 year olds: £53.50 for a full day


This includes breakfast, drinks and snacks in the morning and afternoon. 

All parents can opt-in for our “Healthy Choice Award Gold” winning menu of cooked tea for an additional £2.16 per afternoon or all day session. This must be paid for a week in advance.

Additional information

Minimum of two sessions a week.

There are no registration fees. A deposit of £200 in advance is required and will be taken off the first months fees.

We accept childcare vouchers

We ask parents to provide 

  • lunch
  • wipes
  • nappies 

Child care funding

Information about how we offer child care funding at Bright Start (PDF 190KB)


Bright Start Nursery
1 Barrack Yard
North Road

To organise a visit to the nursery or find out more, please call us on 01273 291570 or email

Read our latest Ofsted report

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