Awards and Accolades

We have achieved numerous accolades and awards over the years – including the Nursery World Awards – Nursery Chain of the Year 2013. We take our awards seriously as we are judged by experts in our profession who evaluate what we do and the impact it has on the children in our care. We continue to strive in achieving excellence.



5* Food Hygiene Rating

Our 5* Hygiene award shows are dedication to hygiene practices, structure, cleanliness and management controls that are in place to ensure our food is produced safely.

Golden Grin Award

Positive steps are taken to promote good health and well-being. Children understand what foods are healthy for them and are offered a nutricious range of healthy meals and snacks. We are proud to have achieved this award to show that we are proactive in ensuring children gain skills and knowledge to choose healthy options.

Nursery Management Today – Nursery Environment 2009

The team at Castleton certainly seem to have a winning combination and have been recognised for their great passion, skill and experience at the UK wide Nursery Management Today Awards. Castleton was honoured to be announced as the UK Nursery Environment of the Year 2009.


High Five Accreditation

High Five Accreditation establishes the benchmark for excellence in children’s recreation and sport programming.  This award focuses on healthy development of children, resulting in programs of the highest recognized levels of quality and safety.  We are very proud to have gained this accreditation.

Barnardo’s Toddle

Barnardos ToddleIn 2014 our nursery participated in the Barnardo’s Big Toddle, with a fantastic Space theme sponsored walk.  Bertram Nurseries all participate and this year we are proud to say we raised £4,230 for our efforts.  Many thanks to our children, families and staff for their contributions to fundraising for such a great cause. The Barnardo’s Big Toddle is the UK’s biggest charity event for children aged 0 – 5. All the money raised by children taking part in Barnardo’s Big Toddle goes directly to Barnardo’s work with vulnerable under 5′s in the UK.

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