Out of School Care Club

 About us

Brookside Nursery and  Care Club is Ofsted registered for up to 50 children between the ages of 2 and 11 years both term time and during the holidays.


Before and after school club is open to all Brookside pupils and the children of Brookside staff, Holiday club is open to all children in the community.  Nursery offer places from 2 years old, 48 weeks of the year.

We provide high quality education, play and care for the children whilst working in partnership with parents and giving peace of mind that we provide a safe, secure and relaxed environment for the children.

Activities in care club  include.

  • Indoor and outdoor activities including the use of the outdoor play areas.
  • Craft activities
  • Role play resources
  • Wii
  • DVD and music
  • Visitors, themed nights and care club council
  • Trips and outings

Brookside Nursery and Care Club Staff

Manager: Sue Walmsley
Deputy Manager: Lou Sells

Nursery team: Hayley Brand, Laura Briggs and Liz Hill

Play workers: Sarah Walker, Lisa Waddington and Jenna Walker.

Holiday Club staff: Victoria Waddington, Ella Spencer, Emily Taylor and Hollie Thornber.

All Main Staff are at least level 2 or 3 qualified along with up to date paediatric first aid/emergency first aid, safeguarding and child protection training and food hygiene. 

Contact Details

Brookside Out Of School Care Club
Bright Street, Clitheroe
Lancashire BB7 1NW
Mobile:  07980177411


Fees and Admissions

Opening hours Care Club:
Morning: 7.30am to 8.45am £3.00; 7.45am to 8.45am £2.50
(Breakfast available at a small extra cost starting from 10p)
Afternoon: 3.30pm to 6.00pm £6.00 – snack included.

Holiday club 7.45am – 6.00pm
Fees are £19.50 full day or £2 an hour, hours bookable to suit.
Discounts of £5 for full week booked at holiday club.
Packed lunch is required however all other snacks and drinks are
provided including breakfast.

Nursery, hours available between 7:30am and 6:00pm. Please enquire for fee structure.

Parents Information

Registration Form
Care Club Information
Holiday Club Information Letter
Holiday Club Opening Days Letter
Brookside N And CC Handbook
Questionnaire Results 2016
Ofsted report 2016

Governing Documents

Please find below the main policies and a list of all our policies. A copy of any of these will be made available on request.

Care Club Policies List
Admissions Attendance & Fees Policy
Behaviour Managment Policy
Complaints Policy
Safeguarding & Child Protection Policy

Local Offer

Brookside Nursery strives to ensure that all the children in our care have their needs are met,whether they be cultural, religious, development, dietary or medical.

Please see the Special Educational Needs page of the website for links to Lancashire County Councils Local Offer and also Schools Local Offer.

SEND Policy

Nursery Local Offer