Innovative range of education furniture is child's play to leading manufacturers

British Thornton launches new range of nursery equipment

A new range of educational furniture is set to make playtime healthier than ever, thanks to a special anti-bacterial surface treatment. 

Manufacturers of education furniture British Thornton is proud to present a new range of innovative educational furniture to inspire young children and help staff maintain a clean and healthy environment. 

The new trudy nursery range has been specifically designed to meet need highlighted by nursery manager, while allowing children to enjoy learning and interaction through the use of solid, natural materials, minimal colour and designs that encourage imaginative play. 


Frequent hand washing is one of the most important things we can do to help to reduce the spread of infections and prevent ill health within schools.

Good hand hygiene in children will help to prevent the spread of common communicable infections such as colds and tummy bugs. Getting this message out to children will also help to influence their hand washing practices at home as well as at school.

Manty Stanley, managing director at TEAL Patents – the UK’s market-leading manufacturer of portable hand wash units – explains the five things all headteachers should be aware of regarding hand hygiene within their schools.