Parents have rated Meithrinfa Twts Tywi Nursery as one of the Top 20 nurseries, out of 386 early years settings in Wales.

The top twenty nurseries in Wales received an award from the leading day nurseries reviews site,, with the award based on the nursery’s reviews from the children’s families and carers. The nurseries were rated on overall standard, facilities and outside space, learning, resources and equipment and ICT, care, activities, staff, food and nutrition, management, cleanliness, safeguarding as well as value for money.

Amanda Hopkins, reviews manager of, said:“We would like to congratulate Meithrinfa Twts Tywi Nursery on being rated by parents as a top nursery in Wales! Being chosen as one of the best nurseries by family and carers of children that attend the setting is a huge achievement.

“Reviews of the Top 20 nurseries show these settings offer children stimulating and nurturing environments, which boosts their social and emotional wellbeing and enhances their learning.

“A child’s brain goes through huge changes in the first five years and these formative years impact on their whole life, which is why we celebrate those nurseries, which play an essential role in educating and caring for children.”

Caryl Thomas, Owner and Manager of Meithrinfa Twts Tywi Nursery said:“We are absolutely delighted to have been awarded one of the Top Nurseries in Wales again this year. Winning the award from the leading day nurseries review site for a third consecutive year is such an achievement. With a careful balance of care and learning through play, Twts Tywi nursery provides a stimulating and nurturing environment where all children can feel happy and relaxed to develop and flourish to their full potential.

“Effective parent partnerships are critical to achieving our aims, so the fact that the awards are based on reviews from parents makes this even more special and something we feel incredibly proud of. I would like to thank the families for recognising our efforts and well done to the fantastic staff who thrive in supporting children's individual needs, to provide strong foundations for building confident individuals and successful learners, by placing the child at the heart of its environment.’

The awards are being sponsored by Bamboo Childcare, early years specialists in recruitment, training, consultancy and networking event.

Eleanor Patel, its director said: “Bamboo Childcare, as a specialist recruiter, have always strived to be a market leader in terms of their understanding of the nursery sector. We believe we have achieved this status through our early years networking events, training division, working partnerships with our clients and our relationships with recognised publications within the sector.

“ is an extremely valued resource for parents, carers, employees, employers and from our perspective, candidates, due to the detailed information given on every nursery as well as the genuine reviews.

“Every candidate we represent for a role is provided with the specific nursery link on prior to their interview; consequently, we made the excellent decision to sponsor #Top20Nurseries2019.”