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Day Nurseries

Volume 888: debated on Wednesday 12 March 1975

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asked the Secretary of State for Social Services if she will list in the Official Report (1) details of day nurseries financed and run by local authorities in the North-West, and (2) those that are run by local mothers with maximum participation and which receive grant in aid from the local authority.

Details of local authority day nurseries in the North-West are given below. I know of no nurseries in that area run by local mothers.

Number catered for
The Raffles, Shady Grove Road, Carlisle50

(2) what is the weekly cost per resident for young people living in community homes run by the local authority ;

(3) what is the cost involved in keeping a young person in establishments now classified as community homes in each of the years from 1968 to 1974, inclusive, and the cost of keeping a young person in secure accommodation today.

Children's homes run by local authorities became community homes on 1st April 1973. The weekly costs of maintaining children in establishments which are now classified as community homes, including those containing secure accommodation, for the financial years 1968–69 to 1972–73 are given in the table below. Separate information is not available for community homes run by local authorities, but the average weekly cost of all community homes, including those run by voluntary organisations, was about £35 in 1973–74. Information is not available about the cost of secure accommodation.

Number catered for
Ormskill, Millstone Avenue,Barrow-in-Furness50
11 Carleton Road, Workington (To be completed on 31st March under the 1974–75 building programme)50
Shaw Street, Bolton50
Merehall, Thomasson Park, Bolton47
Roxalina Street, Bolton50
Lowndes Street, Bolton43
Elizabeth Ashmore, Chorley New Road, Bolton30
37 Piggott Street, Farnworth50
Castlecroft Road40
Victoria Street, Radcliffe50
Bradshaw House, Lawton Street, Congleton50
Okell Street, Runcorn35
Number catered for
Pinewood, Darnhill School Lane, Winsford12
Nicholson Avenue, Hurdsfield, Macclesfield50
Buntings Field, Warrington Road, Main Road, Bollington30
1 Glegg Street, Macclesfield40
South Park, Poplar Road, Macclefield40
Stanney Lane, Ellesmere Port50
185 Anson Close, Padgate,Warrington4
Leathers Lane, Halewood50
Bluebell Lane, Huyton50
Princess Drive, Huyton50
Park Brow Drive, Kirkley50
Oliver Lyme Road, Prescott70
Central Farm, Liverpool 2850
Benchwood, Church Road, Huyton
The Elm, Dingle, Liverpool 837
262–364, Westminster Road, Liverpool 445
8, Great George Square, Liverpool 152
Banks Road Hut, Garston, Liverpool 1945
5–7, Swiss Road, Liverpool 655
The Grant Avenue Hut, Waver-tree Playground, Liverpool 1545
Fulwood, 5, Fulwood Park, Liverpool 1732
25, Grove Park, Liverpool 859
25, Dewent Road, Liverpool 1369
Falkner Street, Liverpool 860
Sarah McArd, Shaw Street, Liverpool 680
Orwell Road Hut, Liverpool 450
36, Upper Parliament Street, Liverpool 852
Adam Cliffe, 63, Everton Road Liverpool 660
Dingle House, South Hill Road, (Day Nursery for handicapped children)
Grantworth Road, Norris Greenor, Croxteth, Speke50
Altcross Road, Liverpool50
Pendine Close, Pendine Street, Liverpool50
Alexandra Park, Clairmont, Moss-side, Manchester 1652
Barnstaple Drive, Collyhurst, Manchester 1050
Rushton Grove, Higher Open-shawe, Manchester 1150
Rutland, Royce Road, Manchester 15 44
Sale Road, Northendon, Manchester 2344
Smedley Lane, Cheetham, Manchester 850
Number catered for
Winstanley Road, Miles Platting, Manchester 1044
Royle Green Res., 151, Langley Lane, Northendon30
Rochdale Road, Collyhurst50
Branwell Drive, Hardwick, Manchester 1350
Briscoe Lane, Newton Heath, Manchester 1043
Brownley Road, Wythenshawe, Manchester 2243
Carisbrook Street, Harpurhey, Manchester 950
Clayton Hall Park, Ashton New Road, Manchester 1143
Crossley Road, Levenshulme, Manchester 1940
Crowcroft Park, Stockport Road, Longsight, Manchester 1240
Daisy Bank Road, Victoria Park, Manchester 1444
Heaton Road, Withington, Manchester 2050
Heybury Close, Beswick, Manchester 1150
Lightbawne Road, New Moston, Manchester 1040
Longhurst Road, Higher Brackley, Manchester 950
Mount Road, Gorton, Manchester 1844
Nuthurst Road, New Moston, Manchester 1040
Poundswich Lane, Wythenshawe, Manchester 2244
Greenbank Res., Firbank Road, Royton40
Radcliffe Street, Royton50
Colton Road, Failsworth50
Crompton Street, Kershaw Street, Shaw50
Coleshaw, Green Park, Chadderton37
Brook Street, Chadderton33
Park View, Kings Road50
265 Oldham Road, Sailsworth33
Stone Park, Derby Street, Heywood50
Milton Street, Middleton50
Queen Street, Heywood50
Townhouse Road, Littleborough38
Wardleworth, Ramfey Street50
Green Bank, 470 Bury New Road18
Bradshaw Street50
Howard Street45
Magnall's Fold, Mayfield Avenue, Worsley50
West Dene, Station Road, Kendlebury35
Fiddlers Lane, Irlam46
Haysbrook Avenue, Manchester Road East. Little HultonNot known
Ordsall, Robert Hall Street, Salford 5Not known
Number catered for
Marie Clarke, Linacre Road, Bootle, Liverpool 2054
Bedford Park, Southport40
Talbot Street, Southport60
Church Road, Litherland90
Magdalene Square, Netherton54
St. Helens:
College Street, St. Helens70
Park View, Wood Street35
Whitehill Street, Reddish52
Queens Road, Hazel Grove35
Highfield Park Road, Bredbury35
West End, Stewart Street50
Hurst, Kings Street50
Shetley, Wood, Cemetery Road, Audenshaw50
Russell Scot, Peel Street, Denton50
3, Greenside Lane, Droylesden50
4, Garden Avenue, Droylesden50
Melandra Crescent, Hattersley, Hyde50
Birch Lane, Dukinfield50
Chesham, 101, Church Road, Flixton40
Beresford Road, Gorse Hill34
Northumberland Road, Old Trafford40
Rixton Lodge, 245, Seymore Grove, Old Trafford38
Stocks House, Carrington Road, Flixton43
9, Hayes Water Road, Dadyhulme50
1, Gaskell Road, Altringham35
Central Road, PartingtonM31 4FL 50
Atkinson Road, Sale M33 1FZ55
9, Poplar Grove, Stretford50
Ellesmere Road, Pemberton67
Stonehouse, St. Helens Road, Leigh50
Gloucester Street, Atherton60
Cavendish Street, Leigh50
4, Cavendish Road, Birkenhead25
Oakdale Road, Wallasey50
Central Park, Filderbeech Road, Wallasey50
Bradmore, Forwood Road, Bromborough30
9, Decon Gardens, Rockferry, Birkenhead25
Eastway, Dundle Road, Moreton30