The dangers of button batteries – help us spread the word

2019-07-17T12:53:51+01:00

News & Events The dangers of button batteries – help us spread the word At Banana Moon we are always looking out for current issues and campaigns that relate to child safety. The Child Accident Prevention Trust have launched a new national safety campaign highlighting the dangers of button batteries. Found in everyday items, such as remote controls and car keys, button batteries can badly injure or kill a child if they are swallowed. Help to prevent more ‘devastating deaths’ from button batteries and #BeBatteryAware by reading the tips below. ‘Everyday’ items Look around any [...]

The dangers of button batteries – help us spread the word2019-07-17T12:53:51+01:00

Banana Moon Day Nursery Walsall

2018-04-18T09:47:14+01:00

News & Events Banana Moon Day Nursery Walsall Our franchisee in Walsall is eagerly awaiting their Ofsted registration visit to allow them to open their doors. So whilst we are waiting for this very important date, we thought we would share some photos of what Banana Moon Day Nursery Walsall looks like behind the doors! For further information, please contact Sam or Mickaela on 01922 601439 or email info@bananamoon-walsall.co.uk

Banana Moon Day Nursery Walsall2018-04-18T09:47:14+01:00

Encouraging Children to be outdoor in all weathers come rain or sun or snow

2018-04-18T11:17:01+01:00

News & Events Encouraging Children to be outdoor in all weathers come rain or sun or snow Children have a lot of reasons to be indoors nowadays. There’s TV. Okay, there’s always been TV, but now there’s lots more of it, targeted with microscopic accuracy at just about every age. Then there are video games. These, again, have been around for a while, but the hardware has changed in recent years with phones and tablets becoming increasingly sophisticated and prolific. Children, with their open and inquisitive minds, can pick up a tablet and be lost [...]

Encouraging Children to be outdoor in all weathers come rain or sun or snow2018-04-18T11:17:01+01:00

When should a child move from a cot to the big bed

2018-04-18T12:28:26+01:00

News & Events When should a child move from a cot to the big bed A child’s sleep is always of great concern to a parent. A large part of this likely comes from the fact that it’s the one time you can’t exercise that minute-by-minute control you have over the rest of their life. No matter the care taken in choosing every aspect of how and where they sleep, you will have to go to sleep yourself at some point, and then you will worry. The big move Then maybe they move [...]

When should a child move from a cot to the big bed2018-04-18T12:28:26+01:00

The Midnight Moon Awards 2017

2018-04-26T16:10:26+01:00

News & Events The Midnight Moon Awards 2017 On Thursday 28th September we held our annual awards ceremony at The Stratford Manor Hotel to celebrate the many successes of our Banana Moon Day Nursery Franchisees over the last year. More than 160 guests and sponsors were entertained during the glitzy black tie event, and enjoyed an inspirational and brilliant speech by none other than dragon slayer Levi Roots. Award winners: Franchisee of the Year 2017 – Banana Moon Day Nursery Rothwell Nursery of the Year 2017 – Banana Moon Day Nursery Hatton Best Newcomer 2017 – Banana Moon Day Nursery Ashmore Nursery [...]

The Midnight Moon Awards 20172018-04-26T16:10:26+01:00

This year, we’ve chosen to support a specialist children’s hospital

2018-04-18T12:33:28+01:00

News & Events This year, we’ve chosen to support a specialist children’s hospital We’re delighted to announce that for the coming year, Banana Moon Day Nursery will be supporting Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charity which helps 90,000 children and young people each and every year. Headquartered in Warwick, in the heart of the country, the acclaimed and indispensable Birmingham Children’s Hospital is held close to the company’s heart, with Banana Moon’s Managing Director and founder spending many sleepless nights at the facility with his family. Speaking of his experience, Mark Bates said: “In October 2006 my two-and-a-half-year-old [...]

This year, we’ve chosen to support a specialist children’s hospital2018-04-18T12:33:28+01:00

Some Exciting Training is Taking Place…

2019-07-25T14:49:22+01:00

News & Events Some Exciting Training is Taking Place… A very creative member of the Head Office Quality Improvement Team, has been busy setting up the main training room for an action-packed training session to look at Observation, Assessment and Planning. With a workshop style presentation and a hands-on approach, we are hoping that the attendees return to their nurseries inspired to offer new and exciting yet challenging learning opportunities. Fancy Joining In The Fun?? Creative writing is a way of writing that expresses the writer's thoughts and feelings in a poetic and [...]

Some Exciting Training is Taking Place…2019-07-25T14:49:22+01:00