Our Mission Statement
Minster Playgroup, are dedicated to the social, emotional, and educational development of children in our early years within a stimulating, safe, caring, and fully inclusive setting.
Our Playgroups promote a safe, caring and supportive and inclusive environment where each child's self esteem is fostered by positive relationships with each other, staff and volunteers. We strive to have parents, carers and community members actively involved in our children's learning.
Staff love their jobs! For over 50 years, staff have evolved and offer highly experienced and qualified staff.
Sessions and Extras
Breakfast Club at Minster
Monday to Friday 8am - 9am
Drop your little ones off early to enjoy breakfast with us before the school day starts.
There's no need to book, just come along and pay on the day.
Please note, we are not able to provide breakfast for children who arrive after 8:30am
Prices: £5.00 for over 3's, £6.00 for under 3's
Arrive after 8.30, £2.50 for over 3 plus and £3.00 for 2 year olds.
Drop off at 8.45 for £2.00 for over 3 year olds, £2.50 for 2 year olds.
We offer both morning and afternoon sessions at our Brecon Chase setting, and currently mornings and all day on Monday, Thursday & Friday at our Abbey setting. Both of our sites operate on a term time only basis. We offer 15 hours universal funded hours extended funded hours over 38 weeks of the year.
Monday - 9am-12pm / 12pm-3pm
Tuesday - 9am-12pm / 12pm-3pm
Wednesday - 9am-12pm / 12pm-3pm
Thursday - 9am-12pm /12pm-3.pm
Friday - 9am-12pm / 12pm-3pm
Monday - 9am-3pm
Tuesday - 9am-12pm
Wednesday - 9am-12pm
Thursday - 9am-3pm
Friday - 9am-3pm
Funding can be used for 8-12 (Minster site), 9-12, 12-3 or 8-3 (Minster site) or 9-3. Any hours used above funding entitlement will be chargeable.
For children accessing a funded place, no notice period is required.
After School Fruity Club at Minster site
For children aged over 3 years, this must be booked in advance to ensure the correct ratio of staff to children. A snack and drink will be offered.