Welcome to Coalway Early Years!

We are an outstanding early years setting run by a voluntary committee, providing a fun, safe, happy and caring environment for children aged 2, 3 and 4 years old.

Notice Board


In line with Government direction in respect of COVID-19 we are currently operating restricted opening.  Please click on the links below for further information.

Letter to parents 17/03/2020

Letter to parents 19/03/2020

Letter to parents 20/03/2020


Our uniform supplier -

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Are you looking for a childcare place for your child from September 2020? Contact us now to discuss your requirements on 01594 839436 or email bcplaygroup@btinternet.com 


Session Times

We offer full day (9am to 3pm) or half day (9am to 12pm; 12pm to 3pm) from Monday to Friday for all ages, meaning that we can fully accommodate the 30 hour funding if required (applicable to some children from the term after their third birthday) We can also offer extended care via the on site 'Kid's Club'.

Please note that some sessions are currently full - Please contact us for further information or to be added to our waiting list

Parent and Toddler group

Every Thursday afternoon 1-3.30pm at playgroup in our Squirrels room ~ All Welcome ~ £2.00 per session.

All sessions are term-time only

Please contact us for further information, to reserve a place for your child/ren, or to arrange a visit.

Latest News

Dates for the diary

Start of Spring Term B

Monday 24th February

World Book Day

Thursday 5th March

Sport's Relief 

Friday 13th March 

Easter Holidays

6th - 17th April

Important Notices

All session fees  are required to be settled in full by the end of term - deadline dates will be noted on invoices.

Please remember to label all clothes, lunch bags, drinks bottles, change bags and coats. and also pack a change of clothes and underwear for every session your child/ren attend


You are welcome to help us fundraise by organising an event or activity - If you have any ideas please speak to a member of the committee or pop to the office to discuss. 

© 2023 by Coalway Early Years. 63 Coalway Road, Coalway, Coleford, Gloucestershire, GL16 7HL   Tel: (01594) 839436   email: bcplaygroup@btinternet.com