Welcome to
Swallowfield Pre-School

Exciting News!

From September 2023 we are able to offer spaces for children entitled to both 15 and 30 hour childcare places.  The session times are as follows.
Morning session – 8:45 – 11:45
Afternoon session – 12:15 – 15:15
For children attending in just the morning or the afternoon there is an option for lunch club at an additional fee of £3 per day.  Lunch club would run from 11:45 until 12:15.
Full day – 9:15 to 15:15

If you would like to talk to someone about your child starting with us then please email 

We provide opportunities for children to play, learn, think, explore and discover

Swallowfield Pre-School was established over 35 years ago and has seen generations of families from local villages benefit from the teaching, social and community aspects of our setting. Based in Swallowfield Parish Hall, we offer a welcoming and inclusive learning environment, with a large indoor space, dedicated messy play area, our own garden and use of the vast open green spaces and a playground.

Early Years Alliance

We are a member of the Early Years Alliance, a national organisation which supports and advises settings for children under five.


We are registered with and regularly inspected by OFSTED Early Years and follows the Government’s Early Years Curriculum.

Charity Status

We are a registered charity and rely on the support, generosity and enthusiasm of parents, staff and the local community to continue to thrive.

What Parents Say About Swallowfield Pre-School

Mrs W.

“My son loves his time at Swallowfield Pre-School; especially exploring the outside spaces. It’s such a friendly place and we really feel part of the Pre-School family!”

Mrs L.

“Our eldest son spent over two years at Swallowfield Pre-School and our youngest son has since followed on. The setting, the staff and everything about the Pre-School is fantastic.”

Mrs K.

“My children have been so happy at Pre-School and it has been brilliant to be so involved as a parent. I have loved helping at events and being on the Committee. “

Spring Term Dates
First day of term: Wednesday 4 January Half term: Monday 13 February – Friday 17 February Last day of term: Friday 31 March

Apply Now for 2023
We currently have places available. Please contact swfpreschool@googlemail.com for more information

How to Find Us

Contact Us

Please get in touch to find out more about joining us at Swallowfield Pre-School.

Swallowfield Parish Hall Swallowfield Street
Swallowfield, RG7 1QX

07771 184982

Opening Times

9:15 am – 12:30 pm
9:15 am – 12:30 pm
9:15 am – 12:30 pm
9:15 am – 12:30 pm
9:15 am – 12:30 pm

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