All of our creches are open for business!

Lis Na Dara re-opened 29th June 2020. Mornington Manor re-opened 13th July. Bay Estate re-opened 17th August. Annagassan and Knockbridge due to re-open 27th August 2020. All ECCE and After school services will resume.27th August 2020  

Department of Education and Skills – Early Years Education Inspection

Lis na Dara had an Early Years Education Inspection in December by the Department of Education and Skills.  The inspector was very impressed by the setting and the quality of the learning and development supports for the children.  A full copy of the report can be read here Inspection Report.  

National Childcare Scheme

The New National Childcare Scheme will launch the 20th November. The subsidy will be available for children from 24 weeks to 15 years of age and there will be universal subsidy and an income assessed subsidy available to families. To apply for the subsidy parents will have to have a verified MyGovID account and a […]

Christmas Arrangements

All ECCE groups will finish up on Friday 20th December for the Christmas Mid Term, they will return to ECCE on Monday 6th January 2020. Our Annagassan service will also be closed for this 2 week period from the 20th December to 6th January. All creches will close Monday 23rd December at the normal time […]

Keep up to date with Pugwash Bay LTD

Keep up to date will all the Pugwash Bay LTD news and updates by following us on our main Facebook page Subscribe to our newsletter to receive monthly news updates via email Each of our six creches has a parent only Facebook page so you can send a friend request to the manager to be […]

Halloween Mid Term 2019

All creches will be closed for Bank Holiday Monday 28th October.   All ECCE groups will be on Mid Term the week of the 28th October to 1st November

Start Of the New Term September 2019

The new term of ECCE / Free Preschool Year will commence on Monday 2nd September for all services. Please see individual creches for opening times etc.

Upcoming Graduation Days

Over the next 2 weeks we will see all creches hold graduation celebrations for each ECCE room. Some children are finishing up heading off to big school finishing their journey with Pugwash Bay LTD while other are finishing for their summer break returning in September. All parents of children graduating are invited into the creche […]


We have a limited number of places available for the new term commencing September 2019 in Aston Village (Termon Abbey) Drogheda, Mornington Co Meath, Annagassan Dunleer Knockbridge Dundalk . Free childcare spaces available under the CCSP scheme and ECCE. Contact us on 0863822518 for more information or to reserve a space online click here

Brian’s Race Update

Here is some amazing imagines from Brian’s race in Alaska. Brian completed 150 km of the race. We can all agree its a fantastic achievement. We would like to commend all the children and staff who had numerous activities over the past few weeks in all services. We would like to thank everyone who made […]