Cakes and treats all round as Havering mayor helps Romford nursery celebrate first birthday
PUBLISHED: 09:00 02 March 2017
Children and nursery staff were joined by special guests on Monday to help them celebrate a milestone.
Havering mayor Cllr Philippa Crowder helps Cotton Buddies youngsters and staff celebrate the nursery's first birthday.
Some of the treats Cotton Buddies children and staff tucked into.
Cotton Buddies staff celebrated the nursery's first birthday.
Cotton Buddies youngsters and staff celebrated the nursery's first birthday.
Candles being lit on the Cotton Buddies' birthday cake.
Cllr Philippa Crowder with Cotton Buddies youngsters.
Cotton Buddies nursery celebrated its first birthday with Havering mayor, Cllr Philippa Crowder and her consort Cllr John Crowder (Cons, Havering Park).
Nursery owner and manager, Sharon Flora, opened the nursery with a target to achieve between 50 to 75 per cent occupancy in its first year but it has now reached 95pc.
“The nursery has done really well, better than expected,” said Sharon.
“I have enjoyed this last year a lot we are very pleased with how well the nursery is doing.”
The event at Cottons Park Pavillon, Cottons Approach, Romford, saw children play traditional party games, decorate cakes and make party hats.
Free-funded places are offered for two to three-year-olds.
Visit cottonbuddies.biz for information.