At Early Days we offer either full days or half days with a discount applying to full time bookings. Lunch can be included on half day bookings if you wish.

There are two tiers applicable to our fees depending upon the age of your child and these are broken down as follows…


Full Time £210

Mon-Fri, 8am - 6pm

Full Day £44

8am - 6pm

Half Day & Lunch £30

8am - 1pm

Half Day £29

1pm - 6pm


Full Time £200

Mon-Fri, 8am - 6pm

Full Day £42

8am - 6pm

Half Day & Lunch £29

8am - 1pm

Half Day £28

1pm - 6pm


2 Year Old 15 Hour Free Childcare

If your child is or will soon be 2 years old then you may be eligible for free 15 hours of childcare per week. This translates into just over 11 hours free per week over the whole year with Early Days and therefore is not to be missed! Please apply ahead of your child turning two years of age.

It is important that you apply online immediately to see if your child is eligible for this funding and obtain your code: https://www.sefton.gov.uk/2yearolds

There is an online application/checker for you to access and the school readiness team are also on hand to check your child’s eligibility. Please call them on 0151 933 6021 if you need any help or further information.

3 Year Old 15 & 30 Hours Free Childcare

All 3 year olds’ are entitled to 15 hours of free childcare per week (based on fees of £41.50 per day) and an additional 15 hours are available if parents meet the criteria set out below.

If your child turns 3 is or will be 3 years old by either:

  • 1st January, 1st April or 31st August then they will be entitled to at least 15 hours free funding

  • If you are working parents or a lone working parent working for at least 16 hours per week and earning the minimum wage then you will be eligible for an additional 15 free hours per week.

It is important that you apply online to HMRC immediately to see if you qualify and to obtain your code:https://www.gov.uk/30-hours-free-childcare

Please apply on line as soon as possible and obtain your voucher code and hand it to the office.

The following website offers a comprehensive guide to free childcare available through the government including 15 hours, 30 hours and information about tax free childcare: https://www.childcarechoices.gov.uk/