Outstanding yet Affordable Childcare

Bows and Arrows Group is a not for profit Charity, which owns 6 Children’s Nurseries across Ipswich:

WigWams, Buttons and Bows, Little Learners, which includes OUTDOOR Nursery Forest Learners, The Children’s Triangle, The Nature Den and Wellington.

With over 10 years proven experience, we pride ourselves on offering the very best care for young children.  Our High Quality care, has been recognised by Ofsted and as a result FOUR of our Nurseries are rated  ‘OUTSTANDING IN ALL AREAS‘.

‘Children are active, highly motivated and inquisitive as they make choices from the extensive range of excellent resources and exciting play spaces indoors and outside.’  The Children’s Triangle Ofsted 2018

As a group of Nurseries – WE teach, WE listen, WE support, WE nurture, WE encourage, WE develop, WE help our children to become strong, independent and confident individuals to give them the best start in life.

All our Nurseries adhere to the Bows and Arrows outstanding standards so by selecting any Nursery within our Group, you can rest assured you are choosing a premium standard of care and:

  • Highly stimulating, welcoming, caring and enabling Nursery room environments
  • A Fantastic range of rich, challenging, and inviting activities
  • Highly qualified, experienced and passionate staff team
  • Forest school learning and emphasis on outdoor play
  • Focus on individual needs rather than all generic activities
  • Strong and Trusting relationships between parents/ carers and staff.


We operate the same fees and session times across all of our nurseries where our hourly rates depend on the age of the child:

  • 0-2 years = £5.25
  • 2-3 years = £5.00
  • 3-5 years = £4.85

Drinks and snacks are included in these prices. But please note these prices do not include formula or lunches. For an additional £2.50 we can provide a hot lunch for your child, alternatively you can pack your own lunch. Nappies and wipes are included in the cost for the under 2’s.

Session Times

Early: 8.00am – 9.00am
Morning: 9.00am – 1.00pm
Afternoon: 1.00pm – 5.00pm
Late: 5.00pm – 6.00pm

Please note these session times are offered all year round (except for a week’s shut down over Christmas and in August). Forest Learners nursery operates different sessions times to those noted about, please see their page for further details.

Children’s Triangle nursery is open term time only.

For More information about the Group

Give us a call on 01473 808118 or email us on info@bowsandarrowsgroup.co.uk.

Bows and Arrows Group | Registered Company : 06784276 | Registered Charity : 1129046 |Registered Address: Wig Wams Nursery, Whitton Church Lane, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP1 6LW