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Fledglings at the Palace

Suitable for an individual with hearing impairment
Outside Play Opportunities
Wheelchair accessibile venue
Sign language interpreter available by arrangement
Ofsted Registered
Toilet suitable for wheelchair users
Qualified first-aider on site
Baby changing facilities
Suitable for children and young people with SEND
Dietary needs catered for
Sensory Play Opportunities
Communication aids, such as Makaton, are used
Three and four year old funding
Free early education for 2-year-olds

Fledglings is a 36 place day nursery situated in the grounds of Fulham Palace next to Bishops Park offering quality care and learning for children aged 0-5 years. In our own extensive grounds with large spacious playrooms for babies, toddlers and pre-school children. Our excellent outdoor learning environment is in full use all year round providing many opportunities and interests for your child. We ensure that even our youngest fledglings will have use of our surroundings with visits to the palace gardens, picnics and trips into Bishops Park to feed the ducks.

  • OFSTED registered for 36 children aged 0-5 years
  • Open 51 weeks from 8am to 6pm
  • All staff are qualified, committed, enthusiastic practitioners
  • Exceptional outside environment able to support high quality learning opportunities which build on the children's interests and capabilities
  • Flexible full and part-time packages available
  • We provide a safe, secure nurturing environment to support your child's individual needs
  • Delicious and nutritious seasonal, locally sourced meals
  • Quality care and early years education
  • Nursery Education Grant Funding accepted for eligible children
  • Excellent transport links

Who to contact

Contact Name
Fledglings at the Palace Day Nursery
 020 7101 2035
Social Media
Fledglings at the Palace

Where to go

Fledglings at Palace Day Nursery
Fulham Palace
Bishops Avenue

Near Putney Bridge with access to a number of buses and tube. Also near Fulham Road/ Fulham Palace Road for a variety of buses.

Other Details


Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
£73.75 per day
£40.00 per session
£36.00 per session
£295.00 per week
AM Session = £40
PM Session = £36

10% sibling discount
2 year old funding, 3 and 4 year old funding


Age Ranges
0 - 5 years

Inclusion Information

Wheelchair Access

Has Provision

Special Needs

Has Provision
Provide children with opportunities to develop their physical, intellectual, language, creative, emotional and social skills both indoors and outdoors

•Promote the welfare of children and encourage their independence through the use of appropriate praise and reassurance

•Encourage positive attitudes to self and others, and develop confidence and self-esteem

•Create opportunities for both indoor and outdoor play which, at times, is challenging both physically and mentally

•Encourage children to explore, appreciate and respect their environment

•Provide opportunities to stimulate interest and imagination

•Extend children's abilities to communicate ideas and feelings in a variety of ways

•Promote a close relationship with parents, carers and the community

•Recognise every child is an individual with his/her own personality.

We encourage each child to develop at their own pace and to explore the delights of being a child, whilst discovering that learning for life is fun and fascinating

•Develop the children's awareness of diversity in the community and respect for each others values and customs

•Be involved with the children's play, engaging in conversation and interact appropriately, extending their learning and understanding

•Self evaluate to enhance our performance

•Promote liaison between nursery and the local primary schools

Dietary Needs

Has Provision
Children eat with their eyes! We are well aware that children can be fussy eaters.

Our menus are seasonal and reflect a diversity of cultures, enhancing the children's experience of the wider world. Meals are a combination of healthy, nutritious foods, locally sourced, freshly prepared on site in our kitchen and served attractively in a family style. We provide a full meal service of breakfast, a two course lunch, tea and regular fruit and vegetable snacks throughout the day.

Children's individual dietary needs are taken into consideration and any special diets such as dairy free, vegetarian etc. are catered for. We do not add salt to our meals.

Cultural Provisions

Has Provision

Childcare Information


Immediate vacancies
Depends on days/sessions needed

Funded Places

3 & 4 year old funding
2 year old funding
Registered to provide 30 hours entitlement

Opening Times & Facilities

Opening Times
Opening Times
DayOpening TimeClosing Time
Monday 8am 6pm
Tuesday 8am 6pm
Wednesday 8am 6pm
Thursday 8am 6pm
Friday 8am 6pm
Walks to local park etc
Baby Facilities
Visit & Outings
Arts & Crafts
Sensory Play
Quiet Room
Soft Play area
Out-door Play
Sleeping Area

School Pickups

Offers pickups

Ofsted Information

Ofsted URN
Link to latest ofsted inspection report 
Inspection history
Inspection History
Inspection DateInspection typeInspection Outcome
24/03/2014Inspection (Early Years Register)Good
18/01/2018Inspection (Early Years Register)Good

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