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Wigston Nursery

Welcome to our South Leicestershire College nursery, located at our Wigston Campus! We are really happy that you’re considering us as a potential day nursery to support your child through their early years.

Rated Good by Ofsted, and located at our Wigston Campus, our day nursery in Leicester provides children with a safe, fun environment for them to learn, play and grow.

Open to the public and those studying at South Leicestershire College, we provide full-time and part-time places for children aged 0-5 years.


  • 15 hours free for all children and 30 hours free for working parents – eligibility criteria apply
  • We use a web-based secure application to keep in contact with parents at all times
  • Rated Good by Ofsted*
  • 5* Food Rating – Onsite cook
  • No stairs inside the nursery
  • We follow the Early Years Foundation Stage Curriculum


From September 2017, parents will be able to apply for a free childcare place for up to 30 hours per week for 38 weeks per year for their 3 or 4-year-olds.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Parents are a two-parent family, are both working and each earns the equivalent of 16 hours per week paid at the national living wage
  • They each earn less than £100,000 per year


  • They are a single parent, are working and earn the equivalent of 16 hours per week paid at the national living wage
  • They earn less than £100,000 per year

How to access the funding

Wigston Nursery Leicester

We are open Monday to Friday

Monday – Thursday    8am – 5.15pm
Friday 8am – 4pm



£42 full day charge
£25 am or pm session
£55 non-refundable registration fee is applicable to all children unless you are only attending for your 15 Free hours funding.

Term time only.
Food and drink are provided during each session.

Get in touch today if you want to book a look around session or if you need more information about us!

Where to find us: Please find us in the Bobbin Factory, located next to our Wigston Campus.

Our phone number is: 0330 058 3000 ext. 3520.


If your child is unwell and can’t attend nursery today, please give us a call or send us an email to let us now.