Mother Goose Day Nursery provides 'outstanding' childcare provision in Carlisle.

About Us

At Mother Goose Day Nursery we are committed to providing high quality childcare. It is our aim to provide an environment which is welcoming, safe, and stimulating where children are able to enjoy themselves, grow in confidence and fulfill their potential.

We have a experienced dedicated staff team of Child Care Practitioners qualified to at least NVQ level 3. Our team includes a qualified primary school teacher and two early years professionals.

Nursery Features

Our spacious ground floor has a 2 - 3 years room and a large extended pre-school ,(3 - 4+years) room. On the first floor we have our baby unit (3 months – 2 years) which has a separate quiet sleeping room.

We plan learning experiences to meet each child's individual needs and interests.

Outdoor Provision

We have a fantastic fully secure large outdoor learning environment. We provide full waterproofs for all our children which means that we can access fresh air whatever the weather.

Individual needs are exceptionally well met

Exceptionally well organised nursery.

Innovative and inspiring setting.

Highly trained early years practitioners.

A truly wonderful enabling outdoor environment

Outstanding In All Areas

Read the full report here: 2011 Ofsted Report

Our Simple Pricing

£ 4.20 / hour
Per Child

*We are able to accept childcare vouchers.


We are able to offer 15 hours of free Nursery Education Grant to all children starting the term after their third birthday.

We are also registered to provide grant to eligible 2 year olds who have been assessed by the Local Authority.

We are able to provide the grant flexibly enabling you to use it in the best way that meets your needs.

Find & Contact Us

Our Address

  • 76 Wigton Road
  • Carlisle
  • CA2 7AY

Our Phone Number

01228 536454

Our Opening Times

  • Monday - Friday: 8:00am - 5:30pm
  • Saturday & Sunday: Closed

*Closed on bank holidays, and between Christmas and New Year.