Little Oaks Nursery, Acomb

A fun and friendly nursery providing early learning for your children Little Oaks Nursery is located on the outskirts of Acomb village, 2 miles from Hexham in the Tyne Valley, Northumberland.

The nursery is situated within Acomb First School and features a main nursery room, an outdoor classroom, access to a large yard for more active play and a large school field with a wild area, pond, orchard, hammocks, quiet areas and log cabin. The school is surrounded by farmland and a small wooded copse. The nursery have forest school sessions in the copse, weather permitting, throughout the yea

Operating as usual


It's cake day! We are up against Storm Ciara today so we may need to have the cake stall in the school hall rather than the yard.

Anyone for cake...?

...Then make sure you check out our cake stall on Tuesday 11 February!!

Donations of cakes from our families and supporters would be very much welcome - bring them along to nursery anytime that day. All proceeds to Little Oaks Nursery, Acomb CIO.


Anyone for cake...?

...Then make sure you check out our cake stall on Tuesday 11 February!!

Donations of cakes from our families and supporters would be very much welcome - bring them along to nursery anytime that day. All proceeds to Little Oaks Nursery, Acomb CIO.


Acomb Baby and Toddler Group

Acomb Baby & Toddler Group meet on Wednesday mornings, 9:30 to 11:00 at Acomb First School (term-time only).

There are toys and equipment to entertain even the youngest of babies up to preschool age. The entry of ยฃ2 per family includes snacktime for the children and a hot drink for the grown ups.

We welcome families from outside of Acomb too so please spread the word!


Santa is coming to Acomb!

Saturday night and Santaโ€™s Sleigh is off to Acomb.

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We are so lucky to have such talented supporters - these beautiful decorations have all been handmade to raise money for our nursery โ™ฅ๏ธ they will be on sale on our Little Oaks stall tonight at 7pm, at Acomb Village Hall!


Our Little Oaks stall is looking fantastic for tonight's Christmas Shopping Evening! More photos to follow...!


We are just 2 days away from the event of the year - our fabulous Christmas Shopping Evening! We are proud to be joined by a fantastic selection of stallholders - and here they are...!

Bradleys at Bridge End
Grace's Little Gems
Soutache Jewellery
Acomb Village Women's Institute
Crafty Chronic Chic
Rhianne Sian Designs
Lolla Mac Jewellery
Nora Cool Laser Cutting Service
Lesley's Knitted Goods and Crafts
Gladje in the Scypen
Under the Rowan Trees
Lisa Taylor Handmade Goods
Made with Love and Plants
Jacobs Flowerhut
Lucy's Button Art

And last but not least is our own Little Oaks stall, featuring handmade Christmas goods!

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REMINDER The Online Portal for Admissions to First and Primary Schools is now Open for children starting school in September 2020 (dob: 1.9.2015-31.08.2016).



We are excited to announce this year's date for our famous Christmas Shopping Evening!

The 2019 event takes place on Friday 22nd November from 7pm at Acomb Village Hall. What better way to kick-start your Christmas shopping and get into the festive spirit?

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Acomb Village Women's Institute

Please come and support us. We have lots of goodies and some lovely summer soups. Tables in the sunshine too.


Quiz night tonight. All welcome. As always it would be good to see some new faces as well as the much appreciated support of the regular quiz goers.

We have also been asked to consider an earlier start so please do comment if that would make you more able to attend.

Quiz this Wednesday, all welcome. Would be good to see some new faces. Proceeds this week all go to Little Oaks. If anyone fancies writing a quiz please give us a shout.


Acomb Baby and Toddler Group

We are holding a bring and buy sale in the school hall tomorrow morning to raise funds for Acomb Baby and Toddler Group. Come along and grab a bargain!
Please note that all unsold goods will need to be taken home with you at the end of the sale, we do not have storage to keep them.


Acomb WI are hosting a pop up cafe in the village hall today. Be sure to pop in - the food looks amazing!!!

Come and join us for cake scones and hot soup. Today in Acomb village hall.


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It's starting to fill up! Come along to our Christmas Shopping Evening tonight at Acomb Village Hall!!


Just look at our fabulous stall, all ready for tonight's Christmas Shopping Evening!! We are very fortunate to have such kind and willing supporters, who have made and donated all of these beautiful quality gifts and Christmas decorations โค๐ŸŽ„


Less than 24 hours to go till the big event! Who's excited?! Check out some photos from last year's event ๐Ÿ“ธ๐Ÿ“ธ๐Ÿ“ธ

Our Christmas Shopping Evening is our favourite event of the year. We are proud to bring you a fabulous selection of quality stallholders, including our own stall featuring Christmas items handcrafted by our wonderful families, volunteers and supporters. The profits from the event go straight back to our nursery and help our children receive an outstanding Early Years experience.

Hope to see you all tomorrow night!!

[11/13/18]   We are delighted to announce our stall holders for this year's Little Oaks Christmas Shopping Evening!

๐ŸŽ„Bradleys at Bridge End - New Horizons - bespoke gifts, books and toys
๐ŸŽ„Featherypapery - cards and paper
๐ŸŽ„Hygge by Jensen's - lifestyle, homeware, gifts bringing a Scandanavian feel to Northumberland
๐ŸŽ„Pegwood Village - bespoke peg dolls
๐ŸŽ„Grace's Little Gems - salt scrubs and crafts
๐ŸŽ„Soutache Jewellery - ribbon jewellery made with beads and semi-precious stones
๐ŸŽ„Little Oaks Nursery, Acomb - handmade Christmas decorations and crafts
๐ŸŽ„Helen Pattinson - Christmas wreaths and table decorations
๐ŸŽ„Acomb Village Women's Institute - Christmas crafts, preserves, jams and bakes
๐ŸŽ„Orchard Gifts Northumberland - homemade crafts and gifts
๐ŸŽ„Kakoha - vintage crafts and gifts
๐ŸŽ„Rhianne Siรขn Designs - contemporary gifts
๐ŸŽ„The Pond - unique and beautiful gifts for all ages
๐ŸŽ„Fallowfield Brae - order your Christmas turkeys!


Over the next few days, we will be announcing our lovely stall holders for this year's Christmas Shopping Evening- watch this space!!


The 2018 Little Oaks Christmas Shopping Evening is almost here!! This is always a lovely evening to begin your Christmas shopping and get you in the festive spirit, so please come along and join us. Everyone is welcome so please share with friends and family โค๐ŸŽ„ 29/10/2018

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[09/03/18]   ****Back to Nursery!!****

Welcome back everyone! We are looking forward to seeing you and your children.

Over the next two weeks we will be concentrating on settling everyone back in to the nursery and welcoming new children into the fold. See you all sometime this week!


Quiz night tomorrow - mostly written by Andrew Wachsberger although he can't be here to host it.

As always, new faces very welcome. Thanks.

Quiz this Wednesday, all welcome. Would be good to see some new faces. Proceeds this week all go to Little Oaks. If anyone fancies writing a quiz please give us a shout.

[07/11/18]   ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ SPORTS DAY AND CONCERT!! ๐ŸŽถ๐ŸŽถ

It is our sports day and concert on Wednesday 18th July at 9:30am.

The children will need shoes suitable for running, shorts, long sleeved t-shirts and a bottle of water in case it is hot.

[07/11/18]   ๐Ÿ’ง๐Ÿ’ง WATER FUN DAY! ๐Ÿ’ง๐Ÿ’ง

Our water fun day is taking place on Friday 13th July, 9am till 12pm.

Children will need a swimming costume, a t-shirt you don't mind getting wet, a towel, water toys and a change of clothes.

[07/09/18]   REMINDER: Tomorrow night is our AGM. Anyone with an interest in Little Oaks (eg. parents or carers of any of our current or future children or breakfast clubbers) is very welcome to attend. Refreshments will be available from 7:30pm in the hall at Acomb First School.


Quiz night tonight - everyone welcome as always, you don't have to have a team in advance....

Quiz this Wednesday, all welcome. Would be good to see some new faces. Proceeds this week all go to Little Oaks. If anyone fancies writing a quiz please give us a shout.


Our fair is this Sunday!

Please come along and enjoy it with us - the sun is promising to shine!!

We are excited to announce that our Summer Fair will take place on Sunday 24 June, 11am till 1pm. The fair will raise funds for both Little Oaks Nursery and Acomb First School.

Please support our event by sharing and of course attending!

Raffle tickets are available from nursery and school. We have an array of fabulous prizes, including an overnight stay for two at Matfen Hall.





Acomb First School
NE46 4PL

General information

Full time and part time places - sessions run 9-12 and 12-3 Mon-Fri. Funded places for 2, 3 and 4 year olds Breakfast Club 8am - 9am Mon-Fri

Opening Hours

Monday 9am - 3pm
Tuesday 9am - 3pm
Wednesday 9am - 3pm
Thursday 9am - 3pm
Friday 9am - 3pm
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