NMT Nursery Agenda North

Nursery Agenda North was held at
Oulton Hall, Leeds on the 20th March 2018

Nursery Management Today’s hugely popular Nursery Agenda North returned once again to the stunning Oulton Hall, Leeds for an exciting 24 hour regional speed dating and networking event.  It provided the opportunity for employees of the nursery sector; managers, directors, owners, buyers to meet with organisations providing products and services to that same sector.  Organised by NMT magazine, Agenda North 2018 was yet again a huge success and a great deal of fun for all!

Our Sponsors were:

Allied Irish Bank


 
 
 
 

Redwoods Dowling Kerr

 

 

 

Many thanks for supporting NMT magazine and for our dinner and drinks reception, respectively!

We’d like to thank to our Raffle Sponsors!

There were some absolutely wonderful prizes to be won – congratulations to the lucky winners!

Providers who attended:

  1. Ashworth View Nursery & Heaton Park View Nursery
  2. Bertram Nursery Group
  3. Brighter Beginnings
  4. Brooklands Childcare Ltd
  5. Dunkys Day Nurseries
  6. Early Years Care & Education Ltd
  7. Eureka! Nursery
  8. Kaleidoscope Nurseries Ltd
  9. Kids adVentures (part of Social adVentures)
  10. Kids Allowed
  11. Kids Planet
  12. Kings Park
  13. Le Monde Petit Ltd
  14. Polly Anna’s Nursery, York
  15. Portico Nursery Group
  16. Rosy Apple Childcare Ltd
  17. Shine Childcare
  18. Sky High Achievers Nursery Group
  19. Sunbeams Day Nursery
  20. Sunflower Group
  21. The Cheshire Day Nursery Group
  22. Village Nursery Group
  23. Wind in the Willows Childcare Ltd
  24. WMB Childcare Limited

Suppliers who attended:

  1. Allied Irish Bank
  2. Bambini Recruitment Limited
  3. Blossom Educational
  4. BNG Training
  5. Christie & Co
  6. Community Playthings
  7. Connect Childcare
  8. Cosy
  9. Creative Play UK Ltd
  10. daynurseries.co.uk
  11. dot2dot
  12. Early Years Direct
  13. eyLog
  14. Famly
  15. FirstSteps Software
  16. Hope Education
  17. Lifetime Training
  18. Millhouse Manufacturing and Design
  19. Ontex Healthcare
  20. Parentapps
  21. Route2 Education Ltd
  22. The Consortium Early Years
  23. The Learning Escape by TG Escapes Ltd
  24. Timotay Playscapes
  25. TTS Group Ltd

Hot Topics Q&A Session

Hot Topics was chaired by editor-in chief, Richard Hawkins, who led the group through an engaging discussion covering the following key points and more:

  • 30 hours free entitlement: has the heat gone out of this topic?
  • GDPR compliance and making it work
  • Recruitment in the sector; how to increase numbers of qualified applicants, and innovative ways of recruiting going forward
  • Local authorities; how different they are, and the variances between them regarding funding
  • Ofsted and how to protect against malicious complaints

If you are a nursery owner / managing director / operations director and would like to attend this unique event in future, or, if you are a supplier and would like to book space or a sponsorship package, please contact Caroline Bowern, email: caroline@hawkerpublications.com