Stepping Stones


Nursery & Preschool in Bognor Regis, West Sussex.

Providing the local community with high quality affordable, flexible daycare for all children from 3 months to 5 years. Offering funded places for 2 year olds and free entitlement places (15 and 30 hours) for 3 and 4 year olds.

Monday to Friday 7.30am – 6pm
(except Bank & Public holidays)

Nursery Open Evening
Thursday 11th July 6.30-8pm

Come along and see your child’s new room and meet the staff.

We will be joined by our food provider Zebedees who will be offering free samples of some of their meals and be happy to answer any questions you may have.

We will also have some examples of images taken by Angela from Playtime Pictures. She visits the nursery taking pictures of the children at play, in a studio setting, and also at their graduation.

Information stands will be available regarding free entitlement and our other local services. If you are looking for childcare for a child under three years of age, feel free to come along to see what Stepping Stones is all about!

Places per Session

Stepping Stones has 3 buildings, 8 rooms and 2 sensory rooms, together with well designed, covered and open outdoor play areas for the children to free flow between in and out of doors in all weathers.

Stepping Stones is managed by Lorraine Mellers, with support from business manager, Lorraine Hume.

Nursery Unit: 3 months to 3 years

Our Nursery Unit has 4 rooms and 1 sensory room. There are two outside play areas, one of which is covered. The staffing ratio 1:3 for children 0-2 years and 1:4 for 2-3 years.

Laura Drew is the deputy manager responsible for the Nursery Unit.

Preschool Unit: 3 to 5 years

The Preschool Unit has 4 rooms and 1 sensory room. located in 2 buildings, and a large outside play area. The Staffing Ratio 1:8 for children 3-5 years.

Chrissie Oliver is the deputy manager responsible for the Preschool Unit.


Monday 7:30am – 6pm
Tuesday 7:30am – 6pm
Wednesday 7:30am – 6pm
Thursday 7:30am – 6pm
Friday 7:30am – 6pm

Closed Bank & Public Holidays


7:30am – 1pm
7:30am – 3:30pm
7:30am – 6pm
9am – 1pm
9am – 3:30pm
9am – 6pm
1pm – 6pm
Full Time

To enquire about a nursery place, please include your child’s date of birth, together with the days and sessions you require.
*Minimum of 2 sessions over 2 days.

Child's Date of Birth

Stepping Stones Nursery
South Way
Bognor Regis
West Sussex
PO21 5EZ

01243 871044 Nursery Unit/Main Office
01243 871020 Middle Unit
01243 872198 Preschool Unit

Stepping Stones Day Nursery