Awards and Accolades

We have achieved numerous awards and accolades over the years, including the Nursery World Awards – Nursery Chain of the Year 2013. We take our awards seriously as we are judged by experts in our profession who evaluate what we do and the impact it has on the children in our care.  We continue to strive in achieving excellence.​


NDNAIn 2011 Bertram Nursery Group joined the National Day Nurseries Association (NDNA).  NDNA’s vision is a society where all children and families receive the best quality care and learning that enables them to reach their full potential.

Investors in People


In December 2009 we really saw a return on our commitment to our people when we received accreditation as an Investor in People organisation. We recognise that our people are our greatest asset and were delighted that this was acknowledged by the IIP Assessor.

BBC Children In Need

CHILDRENBBC Children In Need Charity football tournament held on Saturday 9th August, between Nature Kindergarten v Bright Beginnings Nursery in Stirling Staff and Parent Teams.  Special thanks to the tournament kilted piper – Kathryn Spencer.  Supporters came with family and picnics and Dunblane Nature Kindergarten’s mascot Willow made a special appearance!  Everyone involved had a great time in support of a fabulous cause and all agreed this will certainly be an annual event going forward! We were proud to raise £120 for this great cause.

Barnardos Big Toddle

barnardosIn 2014 our nursery participated in the Barnardo’s Big Toddle, with a fantastic Space theme sponsored walk.  Bertram Nurseries all participate and this year we are proud to say we raised £4,230 for our efforts.  Many thanks to our children, families and staff for their contributions to fundraising for such a great cause. The Barnardo’s Big Toddle is the UK’s biggest charity event for children aged 0 – 5. All the money raised by children taking part in Barnardo’s Big Toddle goes directly to Barnardo’s work with vulnerable under 5s in the UK.

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