Fundraising through shopping!

As a charity we are eligible to receive donations via these websites  at no extra cost to you:

Did you know that whenever you buy anything online – from your weekly shop to over 4000 other retailers – you could be raising free donations for Chestnuts with Easyfundraising?


Click the link, register, choose a retailer, then complete your online shopping. They'll send us a donation at no cost to you!

We can now also raise money directly through AmazonSmile.

Or simply shop with AmazonSmile ON in the Amazon Shopping app, and AmazonSmile donates to Chestnuts at no extra cost.

Click to visit the Easyfundraising website

Click to visit Amazon Smile 

or using the app set Amazonsmile to 'ON'


We are taking bookings for both the 2022-23 and 2023-34 academic years, for children from 2 years to school age. 

Please visit our Admissions page for all Registration information.

'We work in partnership with parents to lay the foundations for your

child's education and develop your child's learning as an individual.'

Places availability is on our Admissions page. 


We have limited places available for the 2022-23 academic year, for the 2025 school year group (DoB 1/9/20-31/8/21).  All places are currently filled in both the 2023 pre-school year group and the following 2024 school year group, and waiting lists are now in operation for those year groups.


Please see our Admissions page for full details,

or contact our Administrator through the Contact Us page.

Please visit our Committee page for further information about fundraising

Welcome to

Chestnut Playgroup

We are a pre-school in Linton, Cambridge.
Our opening hours are 9am to 2.30pm, Monday to Friday during term time. 
We offer a range of morning, lunch and afternoon sessions to suit your family.


We accept children who qualify for 2 year, 3-4 year universal, and extended hours funding, and can offer this up to the 27.5 hours a week we are open.

We hold a Committee Meeting every half term, both in person and via video call. We always welcome new members to the Chestnut Committee. Please visit our Committee page, or speak to a member of staff or the committee if you are interested in joining, and we will let you know the details.

Committee Meetings


We are Ofsted registered, and were given a Good Provider rating at our last inspection on 13th June 2019.

Bags2School collection


15th July 22 9am


Please leave bagged donations at the playgroup


(Annual General Meeting)



26th September 22




All welcome

Summer Fete

10th September 22 1pm-3pm