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13/06/2018

Promote Scooting To School

Scooting is a great mode of transport which can be enjoyed from an early age and into adulthood! There are many benefits to scooting including: it is environmentally friendly; encourages a healthy/active lifestyle; aids children to develop skills (steering, stopping, balancing and road safety awareness); encourages independence and it is relatively inexpensive.  Vehicle traffic congestion on the roads and around the school gates can make the school commute a stressful experience, swapping to ... Read more

31/05/2018

Get 10% off Today!

Limited Time Offer, 10% Saving Off Of All Shelters and Cycle/Scooter Racks! Hurry! Order before the 31.07.2018 for a 10% saving off of any shelter, cycle or scooter rack!  Here at NBB we offer hundreds of school shelter products to suit any need, location or budget. The majority of our products are manufactured in the UK to the highest quality, as such come supplied with marketing leading guarantees of up to 25 years! We offer all of our products at the best possible prices, and *any order ... Read more

30/05/2018

Lucky Winner!

Lucky Winner! We recently ran an online competition for one lucky School to win a GovaPlay Viking Hut RRP. £2,695, the applicants were automatically entered into the free prize draw by simply placing an order between 13th–30th March 2018. The fortunate school was Bishop Aldhelms C of E Primary, Scott Tait the school’s Deputy Headteacher commented “The children will love this new resource.  It is always great to enhance our outdoor learning environment and provide the children with new ... Read more

16/05/2018

Outdoor Classroom Day 2018

Outdoor classroom day is a global campaign which was designed to celebrate and encourage outdoor learning in schools across the world. In 2017 over 2.3 million children took part, more than 580,000 of those were in the UK and Ireland*. Did you know that outdoor learning has been proven to improve children’s health, engaging them with learning and leading to a greater connection with nature? Also, many schools face issues with not having enough classroom space. So what better way extend than installing ... Read more

11/04/2018

Cycling To School

How many kids cycle to school? In the UK the average primary school is around a 1.6 mile commute for most pupils, however statistics show that fewer than 3% of pupils aged between five and sixteen use a bike to get to school. We know children in the UK now lag far behind their peers in other nations for active travel, for example 49% of all Dutch primary school children go to and from school by bike. In Denmark’s second city of Odense it is claimed that 81% of pupils go to school by bike, years ... Read more

12/03/2018

Make Use Of Your Outside Spaces

The number of pupils within UK schools is at an all-time high and is set to rise by 654,000 (or 8.7%) to round 8.1m by 2026*. This has meant that there is an increasing pressure for schools to find inexpensive ways to create multi-functional spaces within their existing grounds. Other considerations include: The implementation would need to be quick keeping disruption to a minimum The final look should be in keeping with the surrounding areas The structure should be low maintenance and guaranteed ... Read more

24/10/2017

Social Area Shelters Perfect For Any Secondary School

Anyone who is familiar with how secondary schools work, will know that getting a fix of fresh air at break and lunch times can do pupils wonders. It allows them to clear their heads, relax and come back in with a brain that is more prepared to learn. However, this can all be defeated by one thing. Bad weather! Installing shelters in your school’s social areas can help overcome this obstacle and ensure that your pupils can get that much needed fresh air every day, regardless of the weather. Here ... Read more

23/10/2017

Perfect Parent Waiting Shelter For Primary Schools!

Picking up the kids from school is a job that all parents and guardians will know well, it gives an opportunity for them to chat and socialise with each other while waiting for their children. These are busy periods at primary schools and sometimes they may be kept waiting for some time, this is made worse by bad weather conditions. Parent waiting shelters provide a perfect solution, offering parents/guardians a shelter from the elements all year round! At NBB we offer an extensive range of waiting ... Read more

16/10/2017

Why You Should Consider A Walkway For Your School

Not many schools in the UK have the luxury of having all their classrooms and facilities in one building. There are often multiple buildings that are spread across a large site. The movement around a school can chaotic at the best of times, But throw in a heavy downpour, a load of children and a mad dash between buildings. This can all lead to many different problems, from slips and falls to head on collisions.  Providing a covered walkway helps to ensure that the movement around the school ... Read more

14/09/2017

Brand New - Playground Markings!

What are Playground Markings? Playground markings are usually comprised of thermoplastic materials that resemble a variety of shapes, colours, words and numbers. They are an incredibly effective way of bringing life and energy to what would be a dull, grey, featureless playground. Why Should Schools Get Playground Markings? Playground markings are not just for show. In a world where technology is slowly taking over the minds of children, playground markings remain one of the cheaper and widely ... Read more
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