The Schools & Academies Show 2024: Mapping the Future of Your School

The Schools and Academies Show

#SAASHOW, known as the Schools & Academies Show returns to London with an Exciting New Chapter! As the education sector gears up to embrace new challenges in 2024, the Schools & Academies Show is set to make its highly anticipated return to ExCeL London on the 1st of May, presenting not just one, but three […]

ZEROplus Announce Successful New Fire Testing for their Entire Finprotect Plus Range 

Zeroplus fire-rated finger protection

Leading door hardware supplier, ZEROplus have recently achieved BS EN 1634-1:2014 for their entire Finprotect Plus range. The new fire rating for the Finprotect Plus finger protection strips means they successfully provide an impressive fire integrity of up to 240 minutes on previously tested steel-based doorsets and up to 120 minutes on timber-based doorsets. And […]

A comprehensive range of door fingerguards & safety products

Stormflame has been online since 2001, selling quality fingerguards & safety products. Shop for a wide selection of door finger guards & safety products ideal for schools, nurseries & other properties. Stormflame sell a full range of finger guards plus some safety products often bought together by schools, hospitals and nurseries. To order, and subject […]

Countering rising food costs through management of food offerings

Katrina Lane from almanhall

How catering teams demonstrated agility and creativity when it came to food service delivery during the pandemic was truly commendable. However, catering operations continue to face a staffing crisis leaving many teams struggling to find enough chefs and expertise to make low-cost, flexible menus. This is in addition to the food inflation crisis with the […]

Adventure Togs making it easy to source robust outdoor clothing

Adventure Togs

The team at Adventure Togs know a thing or two about outdoor clothing. The company, from Port Talbot, South Wales have been supplying schools and groups nationwide since 2003. “I can’t believe we will be celebrating our 20th Birthday next year’ says Catherine Graham, Managing Director. “I started the business when my own children were […]

Medpac celebrates ten years of supplying emergency medicine bags

Medpac packs piled up on a shelf

Medpac are practical bags specifically designed for carrying and storing prescription and emergency medicine in school, complete with photo identification. They are ideal for asthma inhalers, Epipens, epilepsy and diabetic medication and more. Medpac is the brainchild of Jayne Tarrant, a mum who saw a need for such a product when her own daughter was […]

English schools facing a significant rise in water rates

Aquaswitch logo

The Coronavirus pandemic has increased the amount of bad debt in the commercial water market.  In April 2022, this cost will be passed on to customers through a temporary price rise. The commercial water market was deregulated in 2017, allowing schools to choose their water supplier. Until recently, the savings available from switching business water […]

Leading education partner Whizz Education on hand to help with real time assessment

Children learning with a teacher

Recovery and Assessment By Emma Ringe, Schools Director, Whizz Education Real-Time Assessment and reporting on children’s progress across the whole school, are some of the most significant challenges facing schools today. It can come at a substantial cost yet often does not provide the information needed to gain the insights to make robust decisions. EdTech offers solutions […]

Water is cool

water cooler

It is a documented fact that most School children do not drink enough water. Children are at greater risk of dehydration than adults as they do not always realize that they are thirsty and if they are not encouraged they may not drink enough. Many children go through the entire school day consuming perhaps just […]