Staff at Little Grubs Kindergarten based in Bromfield near Ludlow have been shortlisted for Early Years Team of the Year at the Pearson National Teaching Awards.

Jacqui Rowe, Fran Steinbach and Joanne Priest, the Early Years Team who manage the outdoor nursery for two to five-year-olds, have been nominated and said: “We are feeling a little bit shocked and incredibly thankful to all the families that have supported us along the way.

“It is such an honour for us to be nominated and shortlisted for this prestigious award.”