Shropshire Star

Shropshire nursery with extensive outdoor space named among the region's best

A nursery near Shrewsbury is celebrating being named among the best in the West Midlands by a leading childcare website.

Nursery manager Jo Randles and her collage Lorna with some of their nursery children

Hillside House Nursery in Lyth Hill has been recognised by, the UK's leading nursery review website, as being among the Top 20 Nursery Providers in the West Midlands 2023.

The nursery is the only one in Shropshire to have made the list, and it features for the second year running.

The award recognises 20 of the top-rated nurseries in each region of the UK based on reviews from parents.

The website, which receives four million visitors a year, says that Lyth Hill has been one of the most recommended nurseries by families in the past year and demonstrates to potential families that the nursery provides the highest quality of early years education.

The nursery, which is run by Bright Stars Nursery Group, currently has a rating on the website of 9.7, with scores of glowing reviews.

Reviewers highlight Lyth Hill's rural setting, that allows the nursery to benefit from extensive outdoor space which provides a haven for the children. The nursery also offers a forest school.

Jo Randles, nursery manager at Hillside House, said: "Hillside House Lyth Hill are very proud to accept's 'top 20 nursery rated in the West Midlands' for the second year running.