There are no facilities for pre-school age children within the village, but there is a thriving Nursery School at RAF Linton-on-Ouse. The 4Children Nursery can offer extended hours and a breakfast, as well an after school and holiday club, the opening hours being 7.30am to 6pm Monday to Friday. Contact: Joy Richardson, Linton on Ouse Children & Family Services, RAF Linton on Ouse, York, North Yorkshire, YO30 2AL - Tel: 01347 847538.
Saffron Spice (at The College Arms, Linton on Ouse) 01347 848824
The Canton Station Inn - Tollerton
Fish & Chips:
A fish and chip van visits the village every Thursday Evening (around 7pm), making several stops along the Main Road, Cherry Avenue and Back Lane. Just listen for the long toot on the horn!
Little Woodlands Childcare:
Excellent care provided for children from 0-11 years. Ofsted registered and NNEB qualified. Based in Linton On Ouse near the primary school. Open all year round. Full day care and breakfast/after school club. For more details tel Jennie 07590 804042.
Shipton Pre-school is a committee led playgroup with fully qualified welcoming staff. We provide a stimulating environment where the children can play together. We offer activities that are fun, to develop children's confidence, independence and imagination. We are situated in Shipton Community Centre and are open term time:
Monday and Friday 9.15-12.15, Wednesday and Thursday 9.15-3.15. Lunch Club is available each day 12.15-1.15pm.
Our toddler group meet on Tuesdays 9.30am to 12.00noon
See our website Shipton Pre-School or contact the manager, Caroline on 07546 571089 for more information or to book a free taster session