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

    • Gracie has just started at First Friends and absolutley loves it. She runs in and doesn\\\'t look back. The most friendliest, caring and professional pre-school i could have ever wished for. Thankyou F.F team.

      Lorraine Crozier, Emersons Green

    • 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

    • 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

    • Both our daughters went to Barley Close Wrap Around Care, a few years ago now.... the still speak fondly of Mrs Nichols and what fun they had with her and the team. We have got to know both Rich and Emma well over the years and would recommend their thoroughly professional service to any parent.... it really is second to none and we wish them all the best for their new venture.

      Bas and Shehla, Previously Of Bristol

    • 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