Brunswick Nursery School, Young Street, Cambridge



Now taking 2 year olds

Brunswick is a popular Local Authority funded Nursery School, offering both 15 and 30 hour funded places for children aged between three and four years old.  We offer the option of purchasing extra care between 8am and 5.15pm.   We are excited to announce that we are now accepting applications from two year old children.  Please download the form above or contact the office for further information.

All 3-4 year olds are entitled to 15 hours per week of government funded education/childcare during term time.  Children of working parents may be eligible for an additional 15 hours a week (30 hours free entitlement).  To find out if you are eligible for funded 30 hours please visit the website

We are open 8.00am – 5.15pm. Download your application form from the Applying for a place section on the website or ring the school office.

We hope your association with this Nursery School will be a very happy one.



Following an inspection in March 2017 Brunswick has once again been designated as Outstanding!

 ‘Staff are committed to promoting children’s learning and well-being and want the very best for all children’

 ‘Children thrive and develop as confident learners who are well prepared for the next stage of their learning’

 ‘They show natural curiosity and develop new knowledge, skills and understanding very quickly’


Virtual Nursery Tours

If your child is about to start at Brunswick please go to the News menu above – News for Parents page where you will find a short video showing you around the nursery.

The Future

For over 100 years Brunswick, Colleges and The Fields Nursery Schools have provided exceptional Early Years Education and we are still passionate about offering outstanding provision for young children.

We look forward with confidence to the future. We are working closely with our colleagues in other nursery schools both in Cambridgeshire and nationally in the knowledge that these partnerships strengthen us.


Bad Weather Closure Information

We try to keep the Nursery open through bad weather. The best way of finding out about school closure is to check the county council website or to listen to the local radio: The information you need to check is below: (on the front page of the website under schools is a link to the school closures page). The following radio stations give regular updates:

  • BBC Radio Cambridgeshire (96.0)
  • Heart FM (103)
  • Star Radio (107.9/1)

Contact Details

Brunswick Nursery
Young Street

Tel: 01223 508790