Exhibitors & Partners

Almas Industries

At Almas Industries we know that biometric access solutions make your nursery or early year’s childcare environment more secure and efficient. Our CCTV and biometric access control solutions are affordable, easy to use and to maintain.

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apetito are experts in providing nutritious and tasty meals to nurseries with free delivery throughout the whole of the UK. Through a smart online system, menu planning and ordering is simple and with a wide range of allergen free meals there is something for everyone.

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Au Pair in America

Au Pair in America

Au Pair in America is an exciting cultural exchange program focused on childcare in the USA.  We provide the best childcare opportunities to more than 4000 au pairs from around the world every year, who want to live, study and travel in the USA.

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Best Practice Network

Best Practice Network’s aim is to make a positive difference to children’s lives by developing skilled and fulfilled education professionals. We work in partnership with schools, trusts, early years providers and a network of expert practitioners to provide quality and effective professional development and Early Years Initial Teacher Training.

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Bio-Kult Infantis

Bio-Kult Infantis is an advanced multi-strain live bacteria supplement for babies, toddlers and young children.  Each easy to use sachet contains 7 strains of live bacteria, Vitamin D3 to contribute to the normal function of the immune system, Preplex and DHA and EPA which are high in Omega3 fatty acids.

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C.S. Kids

Like many parents and teachers, C.S. kids believes in cultivating a positive learning attitudes in children and encouraging positive behaviour as fundamental parts of their holistic development. That is why we offer one-of-a-kind Early Years & Primary Years Teaching Resources which make learning fun and exciting.

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Capture Education

Engage parents and reduce your workload! Capture progress, see real-time reports, share key moments instantly with parents, send messages and payment requests without hassle. Save time and money while increasing engagement. From £50 per year for the whole setting! Sign-up at Childcare Expo and get a free tablet worth £96.

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Catax

Catax have been helping clients secure tax relief for over 10 years and have identified over £195m in tax benefit to date. We understand tax law can be confusing and requires specialist knowledge, so we take great care to keep things simple while maximising the return on your business.

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Childminding UK

Childminding UK

Registered childminders offer a unique and special professional service. At Childminding UK we are passionate about the benefits and also understand the challenges. With over 25 years of experience, our friendly team are here to help every step of the way, offering membership, individual support, online training and resources.

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Child’s Play (International) Ltd

A child’s early years are more important than any other time. This is when children learn most about the world around them and the language skills they need to survive and grow. Since 1972 we have put enormous thought and care into creating the right material for this all-important time.

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Community Playthings

Since 1947 Community Playthings has designed and manufactured innovative, durable, wooden furniture and play equipment, drawing on expertise from childcare professionals across the UK. Our products inspire play, support all aspects of child development and survive generations of wear and tear by active children.

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Complete Education Solutions

Complete education solutions offers a range of diverse educational platforms to increase learning experiences of children, improve management and leadership for your school or business and sup-port education and the education sector. Our flagship platforms are iPEP, UKs leading physical education planner, tracker and assessment tracker and iPAL, our bespoke booking, payments and management system.

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Concept Photography

Established for 13 years, specialising in under 5’s portraiture, we provide studio quality photography at nursery photography prices. We capture images that parents will cherish forever.  We offer a large selection of products, suitable for any budget. Concept Photography is fast becoming the nations go-to nursery and pre-school photographers nationwide.

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Connect2Care

At Connect2Care, we have sourced and developed what we believe are the most effective courses and qualifications which provide employers with results, value for money and peace of mind, while ensuring learners of all levels enjoy their learning and fulfil their potential to deliver the best care.

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Costco Wholesale

Costco is a Membership Warehouse Club that sells a wide selection of top quality brand name merchandise at low warehouse prices.

Specialty departments include fresh deli, bakery and butchery, tyre centre, opticians, electrical appliances and much more! Join up in the Childcare Expo and receive a £20 Online Voucher!

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Creative Steps Magazine

CREATIVE STEPS is a fabulous quarterly magazine providing childminders & early years professionals with dozens of fun crafts & activity ideas, all designed to support the EYFS, KS1 & KS2. Special Show Offer – Save 33% on the annual print subscription and receive a bonus FREE issue when you subscribe! Quote promo code CHDEXLDN19 for a 25% discount via the website.

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CU London

CU London

CU, part of the Coventry University Group, is a multi-campus initiative for people who want to benefit from high quality courses, such as Early Years, but who have decided that traditional study options are not for them. Offering flexible study across a variety of qualifications, there are opportunities for everyone.

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daynurseries.co.uk

With over 12,599 Nurseries, 4.5 million visits per year & 51,202 Nursery reviews, daynurseries.co.uk is a hub for the childcare sector.

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DoctorABC

A family run company delivering quality training at competitive prices.

Our interactive training focuses on different learning styles.

Individuals leave feeling empowered and supported by our personalised WhatsApp Group.

We engage with our delegates allowing them to feel part of their session.

Our trainers are passionate about their subject matters.

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Doncaster College and University Centre

Doncaster University Centre offers a range of on-line programmes for Early Years practitioners to facilitate progression from level 3. The Foundation Degree and the Top Up to level 6 supports those who wish to develop their skills and knowledge but are unable to access traditional routes.

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Early Years Nutrition Partnership

The Early Years Nutrition Partnership is an independent social enterprise created in partnership with the Pre-school Learning Alliance, the British Nutrition Foundation and Danone Early Life Nutrition.

Our registered nutritionists and dietitians can help you achieve a Quality Mark and access training to upskill and empower your team and enhance your whole setting approach to nutrition.

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Early Years Story Box

Early Years Story Box is a subscription website and online shop that provides children’s storybooks and Early Years resources. Our mission is to nurture self-awareness in little learners and to support them to transition through childhood feeling happy, confident and secure.

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EduFilm

EduFilm

EduFilm is a film and photography company that specialise in creating unique, OFSTED friendly promotional films for school and nursery websites.

With a range of payment/finance options available, EduFilm are here to help your setting and business maintain it’s success and to offer support every step of the way.

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EDUZONE

Supplying high quality early years resources, our wide range of exciting and innovative products help you meet the EYFS framework in a fun and educational way. Enjoy fast, efficient service and competitive prices with Eduzone. Visit stand F24 to see a great selection of products and our new September 2018-2019 catalogue!

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Famly

Famly

Famly’s nursery management software helps to manage your finances, staff planning, attendance, child development and parent communication to save you time every day. Famly was designed with a wide range of nurseries to ensure that it fits with the way you work right from day one.

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First Class Education

First Class Education is a fast-growing provider of interim solutions – and a lot more as well for Childcare providers. We have great fully-vetted candidates, plus we provide fully-funded specialist training in management, business administration and leadership – essential skills for the managers and proprietors of Nurseries.

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Funky Feet Music

Funky Feet Music – For the playful child who loves to move.

We have studied the research, listened to the experts and developed fun, interactive activities that support both body and brain development. Linked to EYFS our award- winning collection of toe tapping, feet jumping, dough squeezing, parachute waving music provides a fun educational experience.

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Britiish Orchard Centre

GBR British Orchard Centre

Early Years Training provider of CACHE qualifications here in the UK and train in all of the chain of British Orchard Nurseries across the UAE.

Providing short online CPD courses up to Level 5 and both pathway’s with access to government funding.

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Graduation Attire

Leaving nursery marks a major turning point not only in education, but also in life itself and we think such an achievement is worth celebrating. With our help, by hosting your own leavers ceremony you will be able to celebrate something valuable that glistens with pride… achievement!

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Hodder Education

Hodder Education publishes a wide range of high-quality and innovative print and digital resources. Our Childcare and Early Years titles are written by trusted authors, including Penny Tassoni and Carolyn Meggitt, and many of our resources are produced in partnership with national awarding organisations.

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Hope Education

Hope Education is the home of inspirational and best value resources for nurseries. We share a passion for education and are here to support practitioners by giving little ones the best educational journey. Visit us on stand C24 to see our favourite products from the NEW 2019 range.

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Insect Lore

Insect Lore

Since 1969, Insect Lore has provided innovative products that make science more approachable and relatable to young learners. Our signature Live Butterfly Kits have brought science to life in countless homes and classrooms. We invite you to explore our educational live kits as well as other exciting products that encourage early discovery and hands-on learning.

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JUMP360 Solutions

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KAPLA

KAPLA is an open-ended construction game for children of all ages… Simply stack these identical pinewood planks to make the most amazing structures. The versatility and unique dimensions of the KAPLA plank make it the perfect creative classroom resource: children grasp basic STEM concepts, intuitively and while having fun!

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Kinderly Learn

Kinderly Learn is a unique new learning platform which is fun, engaging, affordable and completely at your fingertips.   Created in partnership with PACEY, Early Education, Achievement for All and early years experts, Kinderly Learn provides short ‘learning bites’ (no more that 5 minutes) including animations, quizzes, videos, fact sheets and more.

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Kinderly Together

Kinderly’s aim is to support childcare professionals and nursery settings to give the children in their care a great start.  Kinderly Together combines an online learning journal, accounting  & invoicing package and includes many new features to capture a child’s progress and enhance parent partnerships. Saving time, cost and improving communication.

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London Early Years Foundation

Together with families and communities we enable each child to be the best they can be through wonderful experiences that enrich and extend their learning. Our ambition is to change the world one child at a time, by focusing on developing children’s natural curiosity and confidence so they leave nursery as inquisitive explorers who love learning.

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LOXOS

Design, manufacture and distribution of professional changing stations for new born and little ones for 27 years. We have equipped more than 350 hospitals and 3500 nurseries. Our design and functional furniture is born from a specific need and has been conceived with the support of users and subscribers.

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Midshire Business Systems Ltd

Midshire is a leading independent supplier of office technology equipment including: photocopiers, printers, print management software as well as IT products and services.  Established 25 years ago Midshire now has over 10,000 installations across the UK and is committed to bringing customers quality, innovation and the latest in document security.

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Millwood Education Ltd

Millwood Education is a long established educational resources supplier operating successfully for over 10 years. Supplying primary schools and nurseries throughout the UK with resources to fit any ethos. Our unique and often exclusive products combine to provide a number of ranges and are developed to support different learning approaches.

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Morris & Simmons Education

We provide exceptional training, consultancy and resources.

Alongside our popular books and unique resources, we will be launching our brand-new On-Line Training Site. Our curriculum training packages are fantastic value for money and give you instant access to high-quality professional development. Visit stand F18 to find out more.

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Morton Michel Insurance

With over 53 years’ experience, Morton Michel is known as the UK’s leading childcare insurance specialist. We expertly insure over 45,000 childcare settings and early years practitioners including nurseries, pre-schools, out of school clubs, childminders, nannies and many more!

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NDNA

National Day Nurseries Association

National Day Nurseries Association (NDNA) is the UK’s national membership organisation for day nurseries and the voice of the early years sector.  With a thriving membership across England, Scotland, Wales and internationally, join us to benefit from business support, great savings, expert advice and early years training designed by early years experts for early years practitioners.

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Never Never Land

Never Never Land has products to stretch children’s imagination while developing their skills with a comprehensive selection of educational toys for early years, pre-school, day nurseries and childminders.  Come and explore our display Smartmax, Qboidz, Story Puppets, magnetic learning and more. All of our products are priced including VAT.

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Nexus - The Educators Connection Ltd

Nexus are suppliers of learning toys and educational equipment. Nexus guarantees high quality and value for money. We design and develop unique products in partnership with educational consultants who consider ideas to deliver the national curriculum. Nexus demonstrations enable the products to be used to their full educational potential.

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Outside Classroom Boards

We manufacture and supply a comprehensive range of unique, vibrant, weatherproof educational boards and signage for permanent use outside. Our popular photographic nature range includes eight large weatherproof boards and hand-held Nature Fans with built in magnifiers. Directional signage and children’s rights available. Specific need? Bespoke products reasonably priced.

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PACEY – Professional Association for Childcare and Early Years

Dedicated to supporting everyone working in early years to provide high quality care and early learning for children and families. PACEY represents the views and experiences of childcare practitioners and champions their vital role in helping prepare children for a bright future.

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Pre-school Learning Alliance

The Pre-school Learning Alliance is the largest early years and most representative membership organisation in England, providing quality, affordable childcare and education in areas of deprivation. An educational charity, we represent over 14,000 settings who deliver care and learning to over 800,000 families annually – visit stand F10 to learn more!

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Primary Products

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Rainbow Fostering Services

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Red Monkey Play Ltd

Red Monkey Play are passionate about creating outdoor learning resources that will not only provide a fun learning experience, but will also assist children in mental and physical development. Each of our products are handmade in the U.K and delivered to the highest standard.

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Route2 Education Ltd

Route2 Education, at the heart of early years for 8 years. Providing innovative, simple, engaging and nursery focused touchscreen tables, packed with relevant activities. Always putting to good use appropriate advances in technology, Route2’s new Tilt&Touch Evolution table greatly widens the product’s uses while maintaining safeguarding and its characteristic robustness.

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ScanGlo (Samuels of Norfolk)

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SenseToys

SenseToys specialises in providing toys and educational resources that are particularly good for SEN children. We focus on improving communication and interaction skills. We will have wooden toys, sensory products, puppets and lots more on our fun and friendly stand at specially discounted prices to buy at the show.

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SK Training and Development

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spark

spark offers a range of EYFS software solutions designed to drive efficiencies across operational and curriculum needs within the nursery setting.  Inspired through the founders own ‘nursery’s needs’, spark continually evolves; repetitively embracing current and future needs within the industry, our software makes it easier for everyone involved.

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STABILO

STABILO International Gmbh

STABILO UK is one of Europe’s leading manufacturers of pens, pencils and other writing instruments including the award-winning EASY ergonomic handwriting range of pens and pencils, specially designed to make writing more comfortable. STABILO is dedicated to helping the UK’s children write…. right.

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Startopia Entertainment

Startopia is a children’s entertainment company creating magical parties for children of all ages. We pride ourselves on supplying high quality performers to ensure that your child’s party is as magical as they are. We also work with schools providing drama workshops to develop skills in leadership, team building and to explore other curriculum-based topics.

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Talking Products

Talking Products Ltd

Talking Products Ltd design and manufacture an exciting range of voice recorders. Record and playback speech, music or sound effects.  The range is ideal for supporting the development of speaking and listening skills for all ages. Our voice recorders are tactile and multi-sensory, keeping children actively engaged with their learning.

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Teach Early Years

Teach Early Years is the definitive nationwide magazine, publishing twice a year to nurseries and reception classes. Exclusively written for practitioners, managers, teachers and business owners dedicated to provide outstanding care and education for the 0-5s. Receive your FREE copy of our latest issue within a show bag at the start of the event!

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The Children’s Trust

The Children’s Trust is the UK’s leading charity for children with brain injury. We deliver rehabilitation, education and community services through skilled teams who work with children and young people, and their families. Our ambition is that all children with brain injury and neurodisability have the opportunity to live the best life possible.

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The Open University

The Open University

The Open University aims to promote educational opportunity and social justice for all by providing high-quality university education through its unique method of supported open distance learning. Visit stand C32 to hear more about our qualifications in Early Childhood and Education Studies (Primary) relevant to those interested in early childhood or education.

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The School Renovation Company Ltd

The School Renovation Company Ltd are building contractors who specialise in school building and refurbishments in Greater London, the Home Counties and the South East of England.

We have a reputation for delivering a complete, sensitively-delivered service for schools & nurseries. CSCS, CHAS Accredited. All employees are DBS Enhanced Checked.

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The Yum Yum Food Company Ltd

The Yum Yum Food Company, established in 2003, is a specialised meal delivery service for Nurseries and School. Our menu focuses on high quality nutritious and delicious meals, catering for a wide range of tastes and cultures. We take the stress out of meal times providing an excellent delivery service.

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Wild Fangs

Wild Fangs specialise in bringing live animals to your setting! Delivering interactive, educational and entertaining visits. Our key philosophy is ‘education through engagement’; we believe that children learn better through first hand experiences. Shows are designed to activate prior knowledge, promote excitement through discovery and expose new information.

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YPO

YPO offers a fantastic selection of early years resources to help children explore and learn, available with free next day delivery. Equip your nursery with everything you need from stationery and art materials to outdoor equipment and messy play– we’ve even got catering equipment and first aid covered.

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