TicTots’ Background

Deborah Thompson’s initial career was based in children’s marketing, she has achieved Masters level qualification in both Marketing and Education. After becoming a parent herself, while already working in an “Outstanding” Childcare provision, Deborah was inspired to use her combined business, marketing and childcare experiences to develop her own setting.

The original TicTots Nursery was set up in 2006 at Strand by Dianne Houghton.

In February 2008, Deborah Thompson took over the running of TicTots nursery and remains closely involved with the running and management of the setting. During the initial Ofsted inspection, TicTots achieved a rating of “good”.

In January 2011, TicTots won the tender to provide childcare at Preston West Children’s Centre. During the initial Ofsted inspection, TicTots achieved a rating of “good”.