Nursery and schooling of 2 to 4-year-old children in the UK

Here is a guide for age/years for nursery/school –
To check a catchment area for the school use this website –
For the nursery (kindergarten), parents can write directly to a number of nurseries in their catchment area to request a place.
In the UK, one can have 15 hours of nursery time a week for free. It may be possible to increase the hours but parents would need to speak to the nursery.