The Deputy Mayor of Greenwich joined in the fun at an open day for a new Greenwich nursery.

Zippys Day Nursery, in Merryweather Place, has 50 children on its books and is waiting for the go-ahead from Ofsted before it aims to open in a couple of weeks.

News Shopper: Nursery Director Chizzy Odoh, 35, with Nathan Chukwekere, 1.

There was face-painting, sand and water drawing, a book corner, ball pit and sensory room on offer at the open day on April 19.

Nursery manager Nicky Hunt said: “It was a great success, we had a lot of people throughout the day. We are really pleased.”

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