15 retro pictures of Doncaster nurseries from the 90s and 2000s – who can you recognise?

Who can you spot in this retro gallery of nursery snaps from the late 1990s and 2000s?

Wednesday, 25th March 2020, 3:30 pm
Doncaster nursery memories
Doncaster nursery memories

We have gone back into our archives and found 19 pictures of your little ones when they really were little.

If you went to nursery in and around Doncaster in the 1990s and 2000s see if we took you picture.

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Ahead of the opening of the Carousel Day Nursery (UK) Ltd, Mexborough in 2003. Our picture shows Louise Grayson and her son Joseph, aged two and a half, at the nursery. Looking on are owner Linda Willoughby (fourth left), manager Michelle Stead (right) and staff members, from left, Gemma Smith, Jackie Burkinshaw, Donna Seddons and Helen Jackson.
A childcare co-ordinator for the Doncaster and Bassetlaw health community is to be employed after the Trust successfully bid for Regional funds for one year back in 2002.
A Doncaster partnership has converted a detached bungalow into a new state-of-the-art children's nursery in 2004
Pictured alongside the bus are Vicky Ward Community Nursery Nurse, Denaby & Conisbrough Children’s Centre; Enis Dalton, Health Promotion, Doncaster Council; Denaby mum Jodie Philpott and daughter Madison; Tracey MacDonald; midwife Ricky Hurley; and mum Pauline Johnson, with daughter Katie back in 2006
Back in 2004 Graham Fox, of Common Lane, Tickhill, is pictured with a petitiion asking for road safety measures to be introduced on Doncaster Road. Looking on is Sue Draper, of the Wilsic Road Day Nursery, and her daughter Isabella Draper, aged three, and Ben Whitaker, also aged three. Sue has to cross Doncaster Road, and contend with the traffic, with children who attend her nursery.
Doncaster College's Sun Nursery held a sponsored read to buy books for its toddlers in 1999. Our picture how mum Elizabeth Burnip, of Bentley, reading to her sson Tyler, aged two.
Sandall Wood School was presented with its computer equipment by Mark Education Limited's divisional manager Wendy Munro (back row, second left) and operations manager Michael Hatfield. Accepting the equipment are deputy head Anne Fowlie (back row, second right), Janet Wood (front, left), who won the equipment for the school, and Patricia Barry. Joining in the fun are the school's nursery youngsters back in 1999
Doncaster Central MP Rosie Winteron is pictured chatting to Lea Gerard, aged three, at the Doncaster College Sun Nursery in 1998
Doncaster College Nursery Listen to Children Day in 2000
Doncaster Children's Hospital Rainbow Ward was presented with an Easter Egg by Edenthorpe Village Inn manager Chris Guest in 1998. Lookking on are, from left, Sue Broom and her son Corey, aged two, of Bessacarr, Amanda Taylor, aged four, of Askern, nursery nurse Jane Allen and Ashley Quinn, aged ten, of Rossington.
Artis pet sanctuary visited Carousel Day Nursery in 1998. Pictured: L-R Vicky Coley ( Artis) Daniella Shone - Laffay, Gary Taylor and Rhiannon Watson.
Handing over a cheque to the nursery at Doncaster Hospital back in 1997
The Mayor of Doncaster Dorothy Layton chatted to Carousel Nursery youngsters back in 1997
Flying Start nursery youngsters set off on their sponsored walk at Finningley Airport in 2003