Reliable, outstanding care and learning
opportunities for your child

whipper_logos book_visit book_visit

Scale of fees September 2021


  0 - 2 2 - 3 3+ Opening
Full time £1258.95 £1140.95 £1061.95 07:30 - 18:30
Daily £279.60 £258.80 £237.40 07:30 - 18:30
School day - £218.40 £199.80 09:00 - 15:15

Additional charge for extra single days and Kids Club

  0 - 2 2 - 3 3+ Reception
- years 6
Daily £69.90 £64.70 £59.35 £44.25
School day £59.40 £54.60 £49.95 £36.95
Session - - - -
Lunch & hour - - - -
Before school - - - £7.00
After school - - - £15.25

Fees terms and conditions

1.1 An initial and non-refundable registration fee of £25.00 is payable to enrol your child.
1.2 A non-refundable confirmation payment of £100.00 is payable 2 months before commencement. This will be deducted from your first month’s fees.
1.3 On joining and on leaving Whipper-snappers, fees for part months will be charged at the standard extra day rate.
1.4 One month’s notice is required to alter the pattern of attendance and on closing a child’s place.
1.5 Fees are payable monthly in advance on the 1st of each month by standing order or BACS. They are calculated according to the current schedule of fees.
1.6 Opening times are 7.30 a.m. until 6.30 p.m. Children will not be accepted before 7.30 a.m. A late collection penalty charge of £20 will be applied at our discretion.
1.7 There is a £7.50 administration charge for swapping a day’s attendance. These can only be made for reasons other than holidays or sickness and are not guaranteed. A swap day must be taken within the same week as original attendance. The latest a request to swap will be accepted is the Wednesday of the preceding week.
1.8 An allowance is made for family holidays by charging half rate for four weeks. A further allowance of two weeks at full rate will be made for Bank Holidays and Christmas – New Year break when Whipper-snappers is closed. This gives a total allowance of four full weeks and is included within the monthly fee.
1.9 You are invoiced 48 weeks of the year – allowing for 4 weeks holiday, creating 12 equal monthly payments.
1.10 Because your child’s place remains secured, no allowance is made in the case of absence, for any reason.
1.11 Fees are fully inclusive of all meals, snacks, drinks, baby milk, nappies and creams etc. as appropriate.
1.12 Fees will remain payable during any period of closure due to reasons of forces beyond our control such as extreme weather, loss of heating, lighting, fire or flood and non-admittance of the child for any reason.
1.13 The proprietors reserve the right to charge interest on fees that are outstanding on the due date and to alter fees.
1.14 Registered for Free Early Education Entitlement and Extended Free Early Education Entitlement.
1.15 Employee and Government tax free childcare vouchers payments are accepted. For further information visit
1.16 When a waiting list exists for a place, preference will be given to siblings of children already attending.
1.17 A 10% sibling discount is given for the eldest of two or more children attending the same session.
1.18 Extra days attended will be invoiced at the end of the month and will be charged at the standard daily rate.