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30 hours free childcare

We are pleased to announce that from Spring 2019, the Duchy Preschool is offering 30 hours free childcare to children of working parents who are eligible for extra free early education and childcare. Find out more about the extended entitlement.  

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Autumn Newsletter 2018

Dear Parents/carers The Autumn term is now in full swing! Please take a look at our Autumn term Newsletter for updates and important information.   Duchy Preschool

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Ofsted Report – October 2018

Please click to read our latest Ofsted report

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Childcare vouchers scheme closes to new applicants

By Rachel Lawler – PLA The government’s childcare voucher scheme has closed to new applicants. Originally due to close in April, the scheme was kept open to new applicants until 4 October after pressure from campaign groups. Closed to new applicants However,

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Use Amazon Smile when shopping online and support Duchy Preschool!

Do you shop at Amazon? Would you like to help support Duchy Preschool and Playgroup? All you need to do is shop at Amazon Smile. When you shop at Amazon Smile, Amazon will donate 0.5% of the net purchase price to

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New Ourschools App is here!

We are pleased to inform you that we have introduced a new app service to the Preschool.  This aims to make our communication with you easier, quicker and more efficient. The app, (called ‘OurSchoolsApp’) is personalised to the Duchy Preschool

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Summer 2018 Newsletter

Hi everyone, we hope you have been enjoying the lovely weather! Here is our latest Summer 2018 Newsletter… enjoy!

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Join us at Bradninch Christmas Fayre

The nights are starting to draw in and many of us are now getting up before the sun.  Somehow Christmas is just around the corner again and we have got a bumper Bradninch Christmas Fayre in store for you! There

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Looking to Declutter in January?

We have been given an opportunity to run the Exeter Sunday Market and Car Boot Sale in Marsh Barton on 15th January 2016. We have secured some willing volunteers to run the set up and close down. But we also

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Volunteer Post Available

Following the departure of our Business Manager, we will shortly be looking to recruit a new Administrator. But to assist with a crucial transition, we are looking for a willing volunteer who could really help out the Duchy Preschool and give

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