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The Birth to Five Service is an award winning and nationally recognised service offering a wide range of skills, expertise and experience across the early years’ sector.

The Birth to Five Service website offers guidance and advice on developing high quality early years provision and practice. As a Service, we passionately believe that the early years of a child’s life are vital. Children learn at such speed; devouring learning, delighting in new experiences and opportunities, and relishing exploration and experimentation.

We aim to continue to expand the range of information available, so, if you are an early years foundation stage practitioner, leader, head teacher or manager please bookmark this page and visit this site again soon!

If you require further information regarding specific programmes of support please contact the Service directly by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by telephone on 01522 552752 to discuss how the Service can support your early years provision to achieve continued success.

Latest News

Birth to Five Spring 2015 Photo Competition

Conference tickets to be won!   Submit your photographs of good practice

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Resolved! Training Directory Technical Issues Overcome

Please be aware that the Birth to Five Service Training Directory is now back up

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Inclusion Helpline

Happy New Year! Please remember that the inclusion helpline is open on Wednesda

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November 2014 Workforce Development E-Bulletin Published

The November 2014 Workforce Development E-Bulletin has now been published i

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Conference 2015 Title Confirmed!

  The title and theme for the Birth to Five Service Early Years Co

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Early Years Training for Schools & Academies

Bookings are now being taken for our programme of Early Years Training for Schoo

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