Happy Nurseries With Happy Children

A family run business established in 1988

Welcome To Little Ripley Day Nurseries

Little Ripley Day Nurseries is a family-run business which was first established in 1988 and now consists of a group of twelve nurseries in Sutton Coldfield, Erdington, Great Barr and Kingstanding areas. Each nursery has a team of experienced and qualified staff, most of whom have been with us for many years, therefore providing continuity of care.

Our aim at Little Ripley is to provide a happy, safe and caring environment, in which the children are relaxed and can enjoy.

With children, we all need to maintain a sense of humour and a balanced flexibility. The Early Years Curriculum is incorporated into all of our games and activities, so the children learn, without feeling under pressure. Whatever their age, our priority is always to make sure that every child enjoys a happy and fun-filled day.

Our children’s well-being and development is best promoted through the nursery nurses and parents collaborating in their child’s care. Our parents, therefore are valued and welcomed into the nursery, where close bonds are formed.

If you have any questions regarding our nurseries, please do not hesitate to contact us and we will be happy to answer them and forward a prospectus.

Little Ripley Day Nureseries Sutton Coldfield

The Ripley Aim

Our aim is to provide a caring, nurturing and happy environment in which you will be confident to leave your child, so that they get the best start in life.

Opening Hours

We are open 52 weeks of the year (excluding Bank Holidays). Our opening times are:

  • 7am – 6pm
  • Closed

Head Office

Our Team

We only employ qualified nursery nurses and we have an on-going commitment to staff training.


Our fees are payable weekly or monthly in advance by standing order, cheque or cash. We also accept child-care vouchers.

Equal Opportunities Policy

Our nurseries operate an equal opportunity policy including anti-discriminatory practise, ensuring every child is included and supported.


Each of the nurseries has their own intercom system installed, and no one is admitted until they identify themselves and are recognised by staff.

Behaviour Policy

Little Ripley Day Nurseries promote and encourage good behaviour. Clear intervention is implemented to children who bully their peers.


Additional learning support is provided for all children with special educational needs, and for children who speak English as an additional language.

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All with very homely environments.

Members Of Staff

All of our members of staff are fully qualified to provide the best in childcare.

Weeks Of The Year

Our nurseries are open 52 weeks of the year (excluding bank holidays and weekends)

Years Experience

Our first nursery was opened in 1988.

Little Ripley News

January 4, 2018

Birmingham Children’s Hospital

On Tuesday 9th December, at 2 Goldieslie Road we had a great end to the year, by receiving the prestigious outstanding rating from Ofsted. The Ofsted inspector had a great day observing..
March 30, 2017

Work begins on Wood End Road!

After 18 months of battling for planning permission we’re delighted to announce that renovation works have begun at 134 Wood End Road, Erdington, B24 8BN. Situated […]
March 30, 2017

Government launches new schemes to help with childcare costs

Are you looking for support with childcare costs? Little Ripley will be offering both the Tax-Free Childcare and 30 hours. Tax-Free Childcare will be launched from […]