Team Achievements

Team Nannas is famous for our many awards, accolades, high profile visitors and competition victories!

VIP visits

We have been delighted to welcome the following VIP’s to our nurseries:

  • March 2019 Colchester and Ipswich Hospital Chief Executive Nick Hume
  • March 2019 Early Years Consultant and Creative Arts Therapist Sue Gascoyne
  • September 2018 Colchester MP Sandy Martin opened our new Cowper Crescent site
  • December 2017 Father Christmas and his Reindeer friends
  • July 2016 Colchester Hospital Director of Estates and Facilities, Chris Howlett
  • October 2015 Colchester Hospital Chief Executive, Frank Sims
  • January 2015 Deputy Education Minister, Sam Gyimah
  • April 2014 (then) Deputy Prime Minister, Nick Clegg
  • April 2014 (then) Colchester MP, Sir Bob Russell


We are overjoyed to have celebrated receiving the following awards:

  • Ofsted Outstanding 2017/2018
  • North Essex Education Finalist 2016
  • Good Beginnings (Autism Friendly Setting) Bronze Award 2016
  • Essex Business Awards Apprentice of the Year 2014
  • NDNA EQuality award 2014
  • Ofsted Outstanding 2014/2015
  • NMT Team of the Year award 2013
  • Colchester Business Awards Excellent Customer Service 2013
  • Ofsted Outstanding 2013/2014
  • Ofsted Outstanding 2009/2010
  • Bronze Eco-School Award
  • Staff Training and Development Business Award