Brentwood: MP Eric Pickles plays along at nursery opening

MP Eric Pickles played with Lego when he officially opened a nursery.

He made a tour of Little Acorns nursery at Woodlands School, Great Warley, on Monday before declaring it open.

The Brentwood and Ongar MP even sang songs with the youngsters.

Mr Pickles said: “I have had a great time playing Lego and singing songs with the children. This is a lovely nursery and I’ve always had a soft spot for Great Warley. What a lovely, friendly place to grow up and be educated in.”

Little Acorns was launched to meet the increasing demand from current Woodlands parents for childcare.


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“We were thrilled that Eric Pickles could come and officially open the nursery,” a spokeswoman said.

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