Bury Playgroup is a registered charity and is managed by a Committee of volunteer parents/carers and associates. You are more than welcome to join the Committee and help us to manage and develop the Playgroup.

The committee is responsible for: Managing the setting’s finances; Employing and managing the staff ; Making sure that the setting has, and works to, policies that help it to provide a high quality service; these are reviewed annually.

Members are elected by the parents at our Annual General Meeting which takes place each September/October. The AGM is an opportunity to find out about the past year, chat with staff, and to either join the committee or offer support in other ways.

Emma Dyer– Chair

Jenny Evenden – Treasurer

Emily Scarborough- Secretary

Tracy Hickman– Vice Chair

Bethany Gillet  – Funding Officer

Gail Brockie

Ellen Powderham-Bissell


If you have any questions about the committee or are interested in joining then please do speak to one of the members or email