Oak Tree Nursery in Ilfracombe has been rated as among the top 20 in the South West by parents.

The nursery received an award from the day nurseries review site, daynurseries.co.uk, with the award based on reviews from the children's families and carers.

Stella Freebody, setting manager at Oak Tree Nursery, said it was a Pre-School Learning Alliance member.

She said: “Being recognised by daynurseries.co.uk as a Top 20 nursery in the South West is an honour and we are humbled by the positive feedback received from the families using Oak Tree.

“I have worked with my team to promote Oak Tree Nursery both within the community and online, taking on board feedback from parents and carers to enhance the provision in the nursery further.

“As a team we will endeavour to continue to reflect and improve Oak Tree Nursery to ensure that we listen to, work with and share our achievements with the families we have in setting.”

Oak Tree came 15th in the South West out of 1,98 nurseries, according to the awards.