This site has been set up for both prospective and current parents of First Friends and we hope you find it of use, however that does not mean we would not love to speak to you in person to answer any questions you may have.

    About Us

    First Friends has been set up with the sole purpose to provide first class quality childcare in the Kingswood, Mangotsfield and Emersons Green area.


    We are very pleased to say that we have been awarded an OUTSTANDING grade by Ofsted

    Times & Prices

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    Kind Words

    • We would like to thank you and all your staff for all the hard work you put into looking after our children. We know they would always be well looked after and would always have a fun day. Sam especially liked holiday tots when Rich was on duty.

      Michelle and Vince Palmer, Emersons Green

    • We are very sorry to say goodbye to First Friends due to re-location.
      Emma, Rich and the team have looked after both our boys superbly. A and B have completely different characters, abilities and interests and yet the staff at FF were always able to stimulate and find appropriate interests for them. Especially the \"300 piece tricky puzzle\" which was completed over a number of days (or was it weeks?). They are both singing the \"Caterpi ...more

      Sarah L, Wiltshire

    • My son Jakob who is now 9yrs old, went to wrap around care at barley close school. He loved Emma and we were very happy with how professional but friendly Emma has always been.
      We are still friends with Emma and family and will hopefully enrol our daughter Imogen in the new year. It will be worth the drive from Winterbourne to see and know a trusted friendly face :)

      Vicky Tozer, Winterbourne

    • Teddy attended both Barley Close Wrap Around Care and when he started school he went to Holiday Tots with Emma, Rich and their lovely staff. Teddy would really look forward to the holidays and we always felt he was in the best possible place, with lots of great things to do and learn. We where always kept informed of mile stones and achievements however small. We feel Teddy\'s confident, positive and enquiring way is down to his experiences in ...more

      Janet & Gary Lawson, Emersons Green

    • I would like to take this opportunity to say a massive thank you to you both and all the staff who have cared for Leah during her time with you. She has loved coming to First Friends and talks about it all the time. The work you do is amazing and I cannot fault the quality of care she has been given. I am truly sad to say goodbye to you and I know Leah will miss all greatly.

      I wish you both all the luck in the world and I know you will ...more

      Jemma Smith, Bristol