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Ornate post and finial noticeboards

Ornate post and Finial choices for noticeboards

External noticeboards with ornate posts and finials create an added touch of class and elegance! Our expanding range of Freestanding external noticeboards now caters for clients looking for a classic look and elegant design.The options allow us to create a cost effective solution to replace or enable you to install a new noticeboard with all the modern material benefits whilst maintaining style and presence. By utilising modern Aluminium products we can now provide a .
outdoor lectern with coastal coating protection

Outdoor Information Board at Hove Plinth

Outdoor information board at Hove plinth White Hill Direct Ltd are pleased to have supplied the prestigious Hove Plinth Outdoor information board freestanding lectern to inform visitors of the sculpture and supporters of this project. Our board has been supplied with additional clear coating protection against salt air and sea spray, this has enabled us to provide our Information board to add to the enjoyment of this landmark now open on the seafront at .
Recycled picnic bench heavy duty 1550mm length A frame

Recycled plastic picnic bench set

Recycled plastic picnic benches 2000mm length Heavy Duty. Eco friendly materials which help reduce landfill and recycle plastic items into these robust and long lasting products. Ideal to provide long lasting option for your picnic tables and benches requirements. Recycled plastic is a eco friendly product and will provide many years of consistent use without degradation from the elements.Recycled plastic also does not suffer salt air degradation making these items perfect for use in .
School buddy bench

Buddy Bench benefits for Children

Buddy Bench for schools caring for pupils wellbeing

Buddy Bench or Friendship Bench developed from an idea to prevent children feeling lonely and excluded at school.

To create greater wellbeing and contentment the Buddy Bench idea was introduced as a means of identifying and alerting others to childrens needs at any given time, our range of benches to suit these aims can be seen on our site at https://whitehilldirect.co.uk/products/outdoor-seating/childrens-seating/

The idea encourages those feeling excluded to sit on the Buddy Bench and that signals a need for others to respond. The school appoints Buddy monitors either pupils or staff to take note of any child that sits on the buddy bench and to engage with them, either by conversation or by invitation to join in play. This creates empathy, a greater sense of wellbeing and reduces children being subjected to the feelings of not wanted or liked, excluded and the odd one out.Health care professionals have developed programs for schools which incorporate the Buddy Bench principles and are sensitive to childrens development and emotional needs. By incorporating the buddy bench into the program either as an internal or external feature the program is given maximum opportunity to work and enhance the childs wellbeing.

The idea was to encourage better mental health within schools where playgrounds can be a busy place and it can be easy to be left out or hide when facing overwhelming thoughts of no one cares. By having the bench clearly identified usually by bright distinct colours or added with sayings or happy stickers children can be drawn to the bench and know that it is a friendly place and that by the principles being followed they will have company and an opportunity to change their situation.

Schools that have embraced these principles have noted a higher positivity within school, a reduction in cases of bullying and a higher degree of responsibility exhibited amongst pupils. This in turn produces benefits that extend to the classroom as happier friendlier environments stimulate togetherness and facilitate better behaviour and increased attention and learning.

Our range of Multi coloured Buddy Benches are available in timber and steel, or recycled plastic for a full range of options.

Pricing too is very competitive to encourage use and to aid schools wanting to use this valuable resource for the benefit of their pupils. We also offer a vinyl graphics service to add your own expressions, mottos or even your suggested shapes and designs should you wish to add these to your buddy benches.

What Makes our Outdoor Classrooms Special?

What Makes our Outdoor Classrooms Special?

Outdoor Classrooms The Key Benefits and Features   Hexagonal Coppice Gazebos – Outdoor Classrooms Are you looking for a way to make the most of your outdoor space? Need an outdoor classroom, shelter or waiting area then our multi purpose timber Outdoor Classroom is the perfect answer. Hexagonal Coppice Gazebos are made from kiln dried, pressure treated round timber, and are smooth sanded finish. Included is a full timber decked base, choice of side .