Ofsted Report

Our qualified childcare team are aiming for the highest possible standards at Adventure Valley Day Nursery & Pre-School. We are thrilled to announce that in our latest Ofsted Report in 2022, we were rated ‘Good’. Click here to view the latest report.

New Day Nursery

Purpose built to offer childcare in the heart of the countryside, children will enjoy daily visits to the farm animals and free flow access between the Nursery building and the private Nursery and Pre-School gardens.

  • Caring for children from 6 weeks to 5 years
  • Brand new purpose built Nursery and Pre-School
  • Daily supervised visits to the farmyard
  • Abundant hands on animal experiences
  • A private woodland for exclusive Nursery use
  • Free-flow between the Nursery Rooms and private gardens.
  • Menus created by a trained nutritionist
  • 2, 3 & 4 year old funding available
  • 30 Hours Funded Places available
  • Open Monday to Friday, 7.30am to 6.30pm

Important update regarding COVID-19

To help combat COVID-19 and ensure parents, children and staff are safe, we will put in place extra measures, which you can view here.

We would like to thank our amazing staff and parents for their support at this challenging time.

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See the Nursery and Pre-School for yourself with a personal tour with our Nursery Manager.  Set times will be allocated for out-of hours tours daily and you can register your interest by filling out this form

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Are you missing out on 30 free hours government funding?

Download our free eBook, telling you everything you need to know regarding the new government grant and the eligibility criteria.


Contact Us

New Enquiries

Please contact Vicki Willis on:
0191 384 5540


Find Us

Adventure Valley is located in Brasside, easily reached by car and the 62 Arriva Bus (which runs directly to Adventure Valley).

Adventure Valley Day Nursery
and Pre-School

Adventure Valley, Union Hall Farm
Brasside, Durham, DH1 5SG



The European Agricultural Fund
for Rural Development:
Europe investing in rural areas.

Union Hall Farm Children’s Nursery
Day Nursery & Pre School