Choosing childcare can be very daunting.  We’ve got information about the childcare options available and listings for local childcare providers.

Childminders – all you need to know

Montessori education

Admission to primary school

Lisitings for local childcare providers

We are currently building up our listing of the childcare options available locally.  If you’d like to recommend any, please complete our form.


Abacus nursery and pre-school – Ilkley

Active Kids Day Nursery – Yeadon

Bonbons day nursery – Shipley

Burley Nursery School – Burley

Busy Bees – Guiseley

Cliffe House Day Nursery – Burley

Cherry Tree Nursery – Menston

First Class Childcare – Yeadon

Ghyll Royd Nursery – Burley-in-Wharfedale

Hickory House – Ilkley

Kangaroo club – Ilkley

Kiddi-creche – Cottingley

Little Green Frog – Otley

Moorfield School Nursery – Ilkley

Nursery Rhymes – Addingham

Wharfedale Babies – Barden, near Bolton Abbey

Independent Schools

Ghyll Royd School, Pre-School and Nursery – Burley-in-Wharfedale

Moorfield School – Ilkley

Westville House School – Ilkley

Wharfedale Montessori School – Barden, near Bolton Abbey


Addingham Preschool – Ilkley

All Saints Pre-School and Playgroup – Ilkley

Ashlands Primary School Nursery – Ilkley

Ben Rhydding Pre-School Playgroup – Ben Rhydding

Bright Ideas Preschool – Otley

Cottingley Preschool Nursery – Cottingley

Ghyll Royd Preschool – Burley-in-Wharfedale

Ilkley Pre-School Playgroup – Ilkley

Menston preschool – Menston

Queensway Primary School nursery – Yeadon

Red Brick Pre-School – Burley-in-Wharfedale

Silsden Pre-School – Silsden

Spicey Gill Pre-School – Ilkley

The Meadows Early Education Centre – Guiseley

The Villages Pre-School – Eldwick and East Morton

Wharfedale Montessori School – Barden, near Bolton Abbey