Scamps Day Nursery rated number one in the North West

Macclesfield-based Scamps is the top nursery in the region according to sector benchmarking based on parental reviews. Each year the awards celebrate the best 10 nurseries in each region, with Scamps being the highest rated in the 2017 North West Nurseries category.

The annual awards, run by industry website and online directory,, also ranked Scamps as one of the top three in England, out of more than 11,500 day nurseries.



The awards are based on over 28,000 reviews during 2016-17 from parents and guardians of babies and children who attend nurseries across the UK.

The achievement underpins Scamps’ consistently strong regional and national reputation, given that the early years care provider featured as one of the UK’s top 10 day nurseries in 2014, and reiterates the nursery’s commitment to continuous improvement.

Rated Outstanding by Ofsted, Scamps Day Nursery was taken over by John Sutton and Deborah Baines in 2011 and provides early years care for up to 98 babies and children, employing 30 members of staff at its setting in leafy South Park, Poplar Road, Macclesfield.

Feedback from parents and carers included the following: “The staff all seem to love what they do and they really care about my daughter. I would absolutely recommend Scamps to any parent looking for excellent care for their precious little person.”

Deborah Baines, owner and manager of Scamps added: “To be recommended so highly by parents, guardians and relatives of children in our care makes us incredibly proud. It is testament to our uncompromising commitment to quality, our outstanding team and the emphasis we place on ensuring Scamps provides babies and children with the best start in life. We’re really passionate about what we do and our team work hard to make every day amazing.”

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