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AIBU- baby nursery outing

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MrsBouvier Wed 25-May-16 14:51:36

Hello, my DD's nursery want to take them to a public place on a day trip. It's a long walk of a couple of hours in buggy then tour of local venue then walk home. I'm nervous about safety with her being in public without me, It's also a very long day. Should I let her go? Would you? Have been known to be precious so opinions welcomed x

insancerre Wed 25-May-16 19:22:02

The nursery will have risk assessments in place
They will also Be very experienced and will have taken the babies out many times
I don't think you have anything to be worried about

Gizlotsmum Wed 25-May-16 19:24:13

I would and have.

ItsLikeRainOnYourWeddingDay Wed 25-May-16 19:29:50

Dos it fall over nap time or lunch time? If it did I would say no as my ds will not sleep in a buggy.

megletthesecond Wed 25-May-16 19:37:05

She'll be fine smile. The nursery staff will be well drilled in taking babies out. Mine used to go on outings with nursery.

Acorncat Thu 26-May-16 21:32:12

I am very precious blush but I wouldn't be happy with mine spending all day strapped in a buggy. It's not so much the risk, as I trust the staff to keep the safe.

AgeOfEarthquakes Thu 26-May-16 21:36:45

I would and I have. But if it's not something you're comfortable with, then just decline. Nursery won't mind either way.

LittleNelle Thu 26-May-16 21:43:53

I'd be happy for mine to be taken on local trips to public places, but not a couple of hours in a buggy! Are you sure that is right?

Willow2016 Thu 26-May-16 22:42:55

4 hours walking there and back? Are you sure you have this right?
I dont know any nursery that would expect their staff to walk for 4 hours to get somewhere and back just to take kids out on a trip? Plus the walking round the place once they got there. Ours always went somewhere in a bus (unless it was to something in the town 10 - 15 minutes walk away.)

Only1scoop Thu 26-May-16 22:45:00

Seems like a lot of walking?

NerrSnerr Thu 26-May-16 22:45:40

Are you sure it's 2 hours each way? Seems unlikely as they'd have to factor in meals, nappies etc.

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