Nick Douglass – Nursery Manager

 Hello, my name is Nick and I have been the Peterborough Nursery Manager for the past years. I have completed my degree in Integrated Working with Children and their Families in the Early Years at university (Pen Green research base). In my spare time, I enjoy spending time with my family, being outdoors and exploring different places in the Peterborough, Cambridge areas and beyond.


Andrea Lamb – Senior Deputy Nursery Manager 

 Hi, I am the Senior Deputy Manager at Apricot Nursery Peterborough and I have been working here for 10 years. I have my Level 3 Diploma in Children & Young People’s Workforce. I completed my Level 3 Leadership course and now looking to implement all that I have learnt supporting the nursery.

Gail Hall – Deputy Nursery Manager

I am a Level 3 practitioner in Children’s Early Years and Education at Apricot Nursery. I have completed an assessor’s course in Children and Young People in the workforce. I completed my Level 3 Management. I also work in the Pre-School as the room leader. I Enjoy spending time with my sons supporting them in their activities and when I am not doing that I am a keen runner.

Tina Cooke – Nursery Cook 

I am the nursery cook at Apricot Nursery Peterborough. I have worked in catering for 25 years, 11 of those being for the nursery. I recently achieved my Level 3 for safer Food Supervisor and I have allergy awareness. I design my own nursery menus with emphasis on healthy eating. The Apricot Nursery garden has always been my passion, encouraging the children to grow, pick and eat their own food. Whilst I’m not at work I enjoy horse riding and long walks with my dog.