Welcome to Abbeydale Playgroup!


Abbeydale Playgroup has been successfully running since 1985 and is a registered Charity. We are based at Abbeydale Community Centre. The Playgroup is run by extremely enthusiastic, well qualified staff who provide a safe and happy environment for the children in their care, and managed by a voluntary committee of parents elected annually.

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Session Times

We provide sessional childcare. Playgroup is from the age of 2 years old. Please register your interest as soon as possible!


​Playgroup helps children be away from their parents/main carers, begin to make friends, learn to share and have different experiences to extend their development.If you are interested in your child joining the playgroup please get in touch! We do have a waiting list however it is never to early to put down your child's name.

Playgroup Session Times

Mondays: 12:15pm - 2:45pm - Mixed

Thursdays: 12:15pm - 2:45pm - Mixed

Fridays:9.00am - 1.00pm - Mixed

Pre-School Sessions

Pre-school sessions follow on from playgroup, we aim to give the children skills that will enable
their transition to school to be as smooth as possible. We give them new experiences and opportunities, develop their learning and development.....and have lots of fun!

Pre-School Session Times

Monday: 9:00am - 2.45pm - Mixed

Tuesday: 9:00am - 2:45pm Pre-School only

Thursday: 9:00am - 2.45pm - Mixed

Friday: 9:00am - 1.00pm - Mixed

Meet the Team

Leah Powell



Hannah Wood

Deputy Play Leader

Blue Group

Key Person

Claire Drew

Yellow Group

Key Person


Red Group

Key Person

Amy Harris

Green Group

Key Person

Jen Russell



Karen Hendry



Learn more about the Team & our Committee


Information for Prospective Parents

If you would like to register your interest for your child to join Abbeydale Playgroup at the appropriate age, please complete and return the form below as soon as possible.  Completion of this form does not guarantee you a place at Abbeydale Playgroup.  We will contact you when your child is eligible for a space within the setting.

Contact Us!

(Monday,Tuesday,Thursday & Friday 9:00am-2:45pm)

Email: playleader@abbeydaleplaygroup.co.uk

or abbeydale@eygloucestershire.co.uk 

Our Address:

Abbeydale Playgroup

Abbeydale Community Centre

Glevum Way




Send us a message now!


Telephone:07775890544   Email: playleader@abbeydaleplaygroup.co.uk

Abbeydale Playgroup take data protection seriously and is compliant with GDPR 2018 (General Data Protection Regulation).  Our data protection policies are available on request.

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