110 sources to tap for class resources

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ACTION AID

Leach Rd, Chard, Somerset TA20 1FA

Tel: 01460 62972

Contact: Jan Barratt

Supplies: Resources and services about life in developing countries

Advertising association

15 Wilton Rd, London SW1 1NL

Tel: 0171 828 2771

Contact: Philip Spink

Website: www.adassoc.org.uk

Supplies: Books on the business plus facts and figures

Aluminium can recyclingassociation

176 Holliday St, Birmingham B11TJ

Tel: 0121 633 4656

Contact: Karen Mandefield

Website: www.alcan.org.uk

Supplies: Leaflets and brochures. Information packs on fundraising and

environmental benefits. Free video. Lesson plans on website

Anglia multimedia

PO Box 18, Benfleet, Essex SS7 1AZ

Tel: 01268 755811

Website: www.angliainteractive.com.uk

Supplies: Free pages on its website. Otherwise full range of commercial

software and training aimed at education market

Anti-slavery international

Thomas Clarkson House, Bromsgrove Rd, London SW9 9TL

Tel: 0171 924 9555

Contact: Rose McCausland

Supplies: Materials and videos on the slave trade suitable for history, RE,

PSE and English

the army

PO Box 034, Bournemouth, Dorset BH8 8YY

Tel: 01202 244037

Contact: Jane Dennis

Supplies: Free resources for 14-16s, map and history packs, careers CD-Rom

THE ASSOCIATION FOR SCIENCE EDUCATION

College Lane, Hatfield, Hertfordshire AL10 9AA

Tel: 01707 283000

Website: www.ase.org.uk

Contact: Dr David S Moore

Supplies: Curriculum initiatives for 5-19s that demonstrate how science

relates to people's lives

THE ASSOCIATION OF THE BRITISH PHARMACEUTICAL INDUSTRY (ABPI)

12 Whitehall, London SW1A 2DY

Tel: 0171 747 1420

Website: www.abpi.org.uk

Contact: Publications Department

Supplies: Support materials for science, health education and careers

curriculum for 7-19s

BIOTECHNOLOGY AND BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH (BBSRC)

Polaris House, North Star Avenue, Swindon, Wiltshire SN2 1UH

Tel: 01793 413302

Contact: Schools' Liaison Officer

Supplies: Free resources to back science education at post-16, secondary

and primary levels

BLUE CIRCLE CEMENT

84 Eccleston Square, London SW1V 1PX

Tel: 0171 828 3456

Supplies: Wallchart on cement

BMW

PO Box 934, Bournemouth, Dorset BH8 8YY

Tel: 0870 333 0427

Contact: Jane Dennis

Supplies: Information packs. Activity sheets and posters on quality for key

stage 4 design and technology pupils

BNFL

POBox 10, Wetherby, West Yorkshire LS23 7EL

Tel: 0500 141142

Supplies: Science and technology materials for schools

BOOTS COMPANY

Head Office, D90, Nottingham NG90 1BS

Tel: 0115 949 3773

Website: www.boot-plc.com

Contact: Mary Brittain

Supplies: Insight Into Eyesight, teaching materials for key stage 2,

covering science, technology, art and health

BP EDUCATIONAL SERVICE

PO Box 934, Bournemouth, Dorset BH8 8YY

Tel: 01202 244041

Website: bpes@bp.com.uk

Supplies: Range of materials for all ages on the petrochemical industry,

covering science, geography, environment and business studies

BRITISH AEROSOL MANUFACTURERS' ASSOCIATION

Kings Building, Smith Square, London SWlP 3JJ

Tel: 0171 828 5111

Contact: Carol Shearman

Supplies: Environmental science CD-Rom (pound;7.50+VAT) for key stages 3

and 4: ozone depletion, ground level ozone and global warming. Free posters

available

BRITISH APPAREL AND TEXTILE FEDERATION

5 Portland Place, London WIN 3AA

Tel: 0171 636 7788

Website: batc@dial.pipex.com

Contact: John Wilson

Supplies: Materials for 7-16s on aspects of the rag trade

THE BRITISH ASSOCIATION FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF SCIENCE

23 Savile Row, London WlX 2NB

Tel: 0171 973 3061

Contact: Elaine Stanley

Supplies: A network of science clubs for 5-8s and 8-13s

THE BRITISH CONSTRUCTIONAL STEELWORK ASSOCIATION

4 Whitehill Court, Westminster, London SWlA 2ES

Tel: 0171 839 8566

Contact: Gillian Mitchell

Supplies: Free information about the steel construction industry and the

annual Steel Construction Challenge for Schools competition (awards and

cash prizes)

BRITISH GLASS MANUFACTURERS'ASSOCIATION

Northumberland Road, Sheffield S10 2OA

Tel: 0114 268 6201

Contact: Ms A J Morris

Supplies: Leaflets on glass recycling, teacher's pack with poster on

recycling, primary to university

BRITISH HEART FOUNDATION

14 Fitzhardinge Street, London W1H 4DH

Tel: 0171 935 0185

Contact: Heather Waring

Supplies: Free booklets, teachers' packs, videos, CD-Rom, newsletters and

posters

THE BRITISH LIBRARY

96 Euston Rd, London NW1 2DB

Tel: 0171 412 7797

Website: www.bl.uk

Contact: The Education Officer

Supplies: Picture packs, posters, books, videos and CD-Roms for primaries.

Teachers' packs for galleries. Key stages 2 and 3 workshops as well as

sixth-form seminars

BRITISH MEAT EDUCATION(MEAT AND LIVESTOCKCOMMISSION)

PO Box 44, Milton Keynes MK6 lAX

Tel: 01908 844188

Contact: Shirley Ascough

Supplies: Case studies, videos and software for food, technology, business

studies, plus animal welfare, world food consumption and grassland use

BRITISH NUTRITIONFOUNDATION

High Holborn House, 52-54 High Holborn, London WClV 6RQ

Tel: 0171 404 6504

Contact: Stephanie Valentine

Supplies: Videos, posters, photographs, software

BRITISH STEEL

British Steel Education Service, PO Box 10, Wetherby, West Yorkshire LS23

7EL

Tel: 01937 840243

Website: www.britishsteel.co.ukschool.htm

Supplies: Range of materials for maths, science, design and technology and

GNVQs

BT EDUCATIONAND EMPLOYMENT

PO Box 10, Wetherby, West Yorkshire LS23 7EL

Tel: 0800 622302

Website: www.bt.com

Supplies: Communications-linked posters, booklets, software, videos and

factfiles - some of which are free

CABLE AND WIRELESS

124 Theobalds Road, London WClX 8RX

Tel: 0171 315 4489

Website: www.cwhistory.com

Contact: Mary Godwin

Supplies: Key stages 1 and 2 history of communications pack plus slides and

videos. CD-Rom, brochure and posters on international network. All free

CADBURYCADBURY WORLD

Consumer Relations Department, PO Box 12, Bournville, Birmingham B30 2LU

Tel: 0121 451 4444

Contact: Barry Ward

Supplies: Packs covering key stages 1-4, pound;2.99 to pound;8.99

CAPITB TRUST

80 Richardshaw Lane, Pudsey, Leeds LS28 6BN

Tel: 0113 227 3345

Contact: Jill Taylor

Supplies: Textiles pack for 7-16s with videos, swatches, posters,

photographs, case studies, design briefs, cross-curricular links and

resource directory. Careers leaflets

CENTRE FOR ALTERNATIVE TECHNOLOGY

Machynlleth, Powys SY20 9AZ

Tel: 01654 703743

Contact: Ann MacGarry

Supplies: Publications on wind and solar power

CENTRE FOR CITIZENSHIP STUDIESIN EDUCATION

School of Education, University of Leicester, 21 University Road,

LeicesterLE2 71F

Tel: 0116 252 3681

Contact: Janet Edwards

Supplies: Free primary and secondary pack on citizenship

CHANNEL 4 SCHOOLS

Customer Services, PO Box 100, Warwick CV34 6TZ

Tel: 01926 436444

Website: www.channel4.comschools

Supplies: Videos, teachers' guides, books and CD-Roms to support the

channel's television programmes

CHEMICAL INDUSTRY EDUCATION CENTRE

Department of Chemistry, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD

Tel: 01904 432523

Contact: Miranda Stephenson

Supplies: Curriculum-based modules and materials to introduce scientific

ideas and industrial information to 5-18s

CHILD ACCIDENTPREVENTION TRUST

4th Floor, Clerks Court, 18-20 Farringdon Lane, London EClR 3AV

Tel: 0171 608 3828

Contact: Kate Jewitt

Supplies: All aspects of children's safety

THE CHILDREN'S SOCIETY

Edward Rudolf House, Margery Street, London WClX OJL

Tel: 0171 837 4299

Contact: Helen Marsden

Supplies: Personal social education teaching aids on parenthood (Pounds

38.50) and citizenship (pound;33)

CHRISTIAN AID

PO Box 100, London SE1 7RT

Tel: 0171 620 4444

Contact: Jean Harrison

Supplies: Information packs, activities, videos, simulation games and

posters

COLGATEPALMOLIVE

Colgate Dental Health Schools Programme, co 5 Oxford Court, St James Rd,

Brackley NN13 7XY

Tel: 01280 702600

Supplies: Teaching guide for key stage 2 with posters and activity leaflets

COLUMBIA METALS

1921 High Street, Earls Barton, Northants NN6 0JG

Tel: 01604 810317

Contact: Richard Dawson

Supplies: History poster, booklet

COMMONWEALTH INSTITUTE

Kensington High Street, London W8 6NQ

Tel: 0171 603 4535

Website: www.commonwealth.org.uk

Contact: Karen Peters

Supplies: Multi-media resources for loan, packs and teachers' notes

COUNCIL FORBRITISH ARCHAEOLOGY

Bowes Morrell House, 111 Walmgate, YorkYOl 2UA

Tel: 01904 671417

Website: www.britarch.ac.ukcba

Contact: Donald Henson

Supplies: Careers and courses sheets, teaching guide, fieldwork updates

COUNCIL FOR ENVIRONMENTALEDUCATION

University of Reading, London Road, Reading RGl 5AQ

Tel: 0118 975 6061

Contact: Information Unit

Supplies: Environmental publications

THE COUNTRYSIDE FOUNDATION FOR EDUCATION

Dean Clough, Halifax HX3 SAX

Tel: 01422 250250

Contact: Dawn Goodfellow

Supplies: Work cards, notes, maps, photos, video and audio material for key

stage 2 (pound;38.45) and key stage 3 (pound;55.50)

DYLON INTERNATIONAL

Worsley Bridge Road, Lower Sydenam, London SE26 5HD

Tel: 0181 663 4218

Contact: Katreena Lines

Supplies: Factsheets for textile art and design at primary level

ELF EXPLORATION UK

1 Claymore Drive, Bridge of Don, Aberdeen, AB23 8GB

Tel: 01224 233000

Contact: Public relationsand communications

Supplies: Free pack on oil industry with posters, brochures and videos

ENGLISH HERITAGE

Freepost 22 (WD214) London WlE 5EZ

Tel: 0171 973 3000

Contact: Ken Glen

Supplies: Resources catalogue, advice booklets, visits to 400 historic

sites (all free). Plus books, videos, posters, software, slide packs

ESSOINFORMATION SERVICE

PO Box 94, Aldershot, Hampshire GU12 4GJ

Tel: 01252 669663

Supplies: Wide range of free resource materials

FERTILISER MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION

Greenhill House, Thorpe Road, Peterborough PE3 6GF

Tel: 01733 331303

Contact: Jane Salter

Supplies: Nutrients For Plants booklet,

poster, training pack for all ages

FOIL CONTAINER BUREAU (FCB)ALUMINIUM FOIL RECYCLING CAMPAIGN (AFRC)

Bridge House, 53 High Street, Bidford on Avon, Warks B50 4BG

Tel: 01789 772082

Website: www.alufoil.co.uk

Contact: Cherry Hamson

Supplies: Key stage 2 pack and brochure for secondary

FOOD amp; DRINK FEDERATION

6 Catherine Street, London WC2B 5JJ

Tel: 0171 836 2460

Contact: Karen Barber

Supplies: leaflets, booklets and interactive computer programs on food

safety, lifestyle and biotechnology

FOOD AND FARMING EDUCATION SERVICE

National Agriculture Centre, Stoneleigh Park, Warks CV8 2LZ

Tel: 01203 535707

Contact: C V Lennox

Supplies: Cross-curricular range of materials for all age groups

FYFFES

Houndmills Industrial Estate, Houndmills Road, Basingstoke, Hants RG21 6XL

Tel: 01256 383200

Contact: Paul Barrett

Supplies: CD-Rom pack includes teachers' notes and worksheets, also A4-size

photo packs. For key stages 1-2

GLAXO WELLCOME

Gunnels Wood Road, Stevenage, Herts SG1 2NY

Tel: 01483 762612

Website: www.glaxowellcome.co.uk

Contact: Maureen Johnson

Supplies: Range of science and pharmaceutical-related materials for 5-18s

HOTEL, CATERING amp; INTERNATIONALMANAGEMENTASSOCIATION

191 Trinity Road, London SW17 7HN

Tel: 0181 672 4251

Website: hcima.co.uk

Contact:Career development officer

Supplies: information on industry, careers and professional qualifications

IBEC TRUST

Bay House, Kings College Hampstead, Kidderpore Avenue, London NW3 7ST

Tel: 0171 794 0649

Website: www.ibec.net

Contact: Arthur Jones

Supplies: Textiles and clothing packs: from primary through to GNVQ and A-

level

THE INSTITUTE OFFOOD SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY (UK)

5 Cambridge Court, 210 Shepherd's Bush Road, London W6 7NL

Tel: 0171 603 6316

Website: www.easynet.co.ukifst

Supplies: Careers booklets plus pack containing food experiments

THE INSTITUTE OF PACKAGING

Sysonby Lodge, Nottingham Road, Melton Mowbray LE13 ONU

Tel: O1664 500055

Website: www.iop.co.uk

Contact: Jim McDermott

Supplies: History video (pound;12) and pack (pound;15.00 + pound;2.59

pamp;p) for key stages 3 and 4

INSTITUTE OF PETROLEUM

61 New Cavendish Street, London W1M 8AR

Tel: 0171 467 7135

Website: petroleum.co.ukpetroleum

Contact: Gill Haben

Supplies: Booklets for primary and secondary, careers and technical info,

first copy free

INSTITUTION OF ELECTRICAL ENGINEERS

Michael Faraday House, Six Hills Way, Stevenage, Herts SGl 2AY

Tel: 01438 313311

Supplies: Published materials for science and technology at primary and

secondary

INSTITUTION OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERS

Northgate Avenue, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP32 6BN

Tel: 01284 763277

Website: www.imeche.org.uk

Contact: Anne Cheney

Supplies: Careers leaflets and posters for 14-18s, rail videos (Pounds

14.99)

INTERMEDIATE TECHNOLOGY

Bourton Hall, Bourton on Dunsmore, near Rugby, Warks CV32 9QZ

Tel: 01788 661100

Website: www.oneworld.orgitdg

Contact: Bren Hellier

Supplies: Design, technology and humanities resources on technology's

effect on people and environment

IPSWICH AND NORWICH CO-OPERATIVESOCIETY

11 Fore Street, Ipswich, Suffolk IP4 1JW

Tel: 0473 280316

Contact:Member Education Officer

Supplies: Packs for key stages 1 and 2 and GNVQ pack on business practice

IRONBRIDGE GORGE MUSEUM TRUST

Ironbridge, Telford, Shropshire TF8 7AW

Tel: 01952 433522

Contact: Michael A Vanns

Supplies: Free introductory tickets for teachers and range of handbooks for

key stage 1 to A-Level and GNVQ

McDONALD'SRESTAURANTS

11-59 High Road, East Finchley, London N2 8AW

Tel: 0181 700 7000

Contact: James Graham

Supplies: Packs for science, design, technology, IT and food technology

covering key stages 1 and 2 and stages 3 and 4, all with teachers' notes

MEB MIDLANDS ELECTRICITY

Mucklow Hill, Halesowen, West Midlands B62 8BP

Tel: 0121 423 2345

Contact: Sue Heritage

Supplies: Free posters (with teachers' notes) leaflets and videos

NATIONAL ASTHMACAMPAIGN

Providence House, Providence Place, London N1 ONT

Tel: 0171 226 2260

Supplies: Policy advice pack, leaflet for 11-16s

NATIONALCONSUMER COUNCIL

20 Grosvenor Gardens, LondonSW1 ODH

Tel: 0171 730 3469

Contact: Schools Liaison Officer

Supplies: DIY survey pack for14-19s (pound;14) free standards guidelines

NATIONAL DAIRY COUNCIL

5-7 John Princes Street, London W1M OAP

Tel: 0171 499 7822

Website:www milk.co.uk

Contact: Carol Smith

Supplies: Booklets, factsheets, wall charts, packs, software and videos

NATIONAL SOCIETY FOR CLEAN AIR

136 North Street, Brighton, East Sussex BN1 1RG

Tel: 01273 326313

Website: www3.mistral.co.ukcleanair

Contact: Mary Stevens

Supplies: Leaflets and factsheets available on the Internet, resource

sheets and packs (written enquiries only)

THE NATIONAL TRUST

36 Queen Anne's Gate, London SW1H 9AS

Tel: 0171 222 9251

Website: www.nt-education.org

Contact: Education Office

Supplies: Free pack plus teachers' books for many properties. Case studies

video, CD-Rom

THE NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM

Cromwell Road, London SW7 5BD

Tel: 0171 938 8744

Website: www.nhm.ac.ukeducation

Contact: Teachers' Centre

Supplies: Resources for students visiting the museum, classroom and

Web-based materials

NATWEST

Level 25, Drapers Gardens, 12 Throgmorton Avenue, London EC2N 2DL

Tel: 0800 505050

Contact: Ann-Marie Blake

Supplies: Face 2 Face scheme promotes money and enterprise

NEW LANARKCONSERVATION TRUST

New Lanark Mills, Lanark ML11 9DB

Tel: 01555 661345

Contact: Lorna Davidson

Supplies: Range of resources for history, geography, environmental studies,

travel and tourism

NORTH WEST WATER

Worthington Training Centre, Chorley Road, Standish, Wigan WA11 2XN

Tel: 01257 427875

Contact: Terry Bates

Supplies: Free entry to education centres, teaching packs and videos

NORTHCLIFFE NEWSPAPER GROUP - EDUCATION SERVICES

PO Box 570, Northcliffe House, Meadow Road, Derby DE1 2DW

Tel: 01332 332387

Website: www.nie.northcliffe.co.uk

Contact: Diane Pettle

Supplies: A range of publications for key stages 1-4 (literacy, language

development, English, maths, history)

NORTHERN FOODS

Beverley House, St Stephen's Square, Hull HU1 3XG

Tel: 01482 325432

Contact: Joanne Dodge

Supplies: Assistance in manufacturing and food science tuition

PERSONAL FINANCE EDUCATION GROUP

Association of British Insurers, 51 Gresham Street, London EC2V 7HQ

Tel: 0171 216 7441

Contact: Phil Ward

Supplies: Piloting a learning framework covering objectives age 5 to16

POETRY SOCIETY

22 Betterton Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H 9BU

Tel: 0171 420 9894

Contact: Sian Hughes

Supplies: Posters with teacher's notes, sets of 8 pound;9.95, key stages

1-3. Free publications for National Poetry Day. The Poetry Book teacher's

guides for primaries and secondaries.

PORT OF LONDON AUTHORITY

Devon House, 58-60 St Katharine's Way, London E1 9LB

Tel: 0171 265 2656

Contact: Jackie Evans

Supplies: Education pack for key stages 2 and 3. pound;2

POST OFFICE

CEI, Westwood Campus, University of Warwick, Coventry CV4 7AL

Tel: 01203 528960

Contact: Moss Foley

Website: www.poeducation.com

Supplies: Curriculum linked resources - booklets, posters, worksheets,

CD-Roms, videos - across most subject boundaries. Many designed to be

supported in schools by Post Office staff

PROSHARE (UK)

13-14 Basinghall Street, London EC2V 5BQ

Tel: 0171 600 0984

Contact: Dominic Cook

Website: www.proshare.org.uk

Supplies: National Investment Programme helps teach 15-19s about investment

and the Stock Market - participation free and resource pack is now

available. Personal finance information is available on the Internet

QUARRY PRODUCTS ASSOCIATION

156 Buckingham Palace Road, London SWlW 9TR

Tel: 0171 730 8194

Contact: Elizabeth Clements

Supplies: Partners With Education programme links quarries with schools and

colleges. Free wall charts and work sheets; posters with teachers' notes;

and leaflets

RESOURCE BASE

Television Centre, Southampton SO14 0PZ

Tel: 01703 236806

Contact: Hilary Durman

Website: www.resource-base.co.uk

Supplies: Talking About It, for secondary schools, covering sensitive

issues such as loss, young carers and depression. pound;7.50. Directory

Recycling pack for key stage 1

RESOURCES FOR LEARNING

19 Park Drive, Heaton Bradford, West Yorkshire BD9 4DS

Tel: 01274 544155

Contact: Ron Holmes

Website: www.true-lives-media.co.uk -true-lives-media

Supplies: Materials for primary, secondary and tertiary education.

Producers of Gogglebox primary videos and CD-Roms

ROYAL ACADEMY OF ARTS

Education Dept., Burlington House, Piccadilly, London WlV ODS

Tel: 0171 300 5732

Contact: Lisa Bass

Supplies: Exhibition packs and private view free to teachers. Written

guides for primary and secondary pupils, study sessions, gallery tours,

workshops

ROYAL MAIL

22 Finsbury Square, London EC2A lNL Tel: 0171 614 7208

Contact: Graham Ure

Supplies: Literacy resources, inspired by new stamp issues. Principal focus

is on key stage 2

ROYAL METEOROLOGICAL SOCIETY

104 Oxford Road, Reading, Berkshire RG1 7LL

Tel: 0118 956 8500

Website: itu.rdg.ac.ukrmsrms.html

Supplies: Subscription primary and secondary newsletterfactfile three

times a year, supported by teaching materials. Publications list

(discounted prices for membersnewsletter subscribers) includes teaching

aids

ROYAL NATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR THE BLIND

224 Great Portland Street, London WIN 6AA

Tel: 0171 388 1266 Ext. 2331

Contact: Matt Parsonage

Website: www.rnib.org.uk

Supplies: Range of services and publications available

ROYAL NAVY AND ROYAL MARINES SERVICE TO EDUCATION

PO Box 934, Bournemouth, Dorset BH8 8YY

Tel: 01202 244035

Contact: Louize Cronin

Website: navy-education@ed-youth.com

Supplies: Resources for PE, including award-winning Action Fitness pack,

and design and technology for 14-16s

THE ROYAL SOCIETY FOR THE PREVENTION OF ACCIDENTS

353 Bristol Road, Birmingham B5 7ST

Tel: 0121 248 2000

Supplies: Posters with teaching notes, books and IT programmes which link

safety with the curriculum

THE ROYAL SOCIETY FOR THE PROTECTION OF BIRDS

The Lodge, Sandy, Bedfordshire SG19 2DL

Tel: 01767 680551

Contact: Sally Radnor

Website: rspb.co.uk

Supplies: Paper and electronic teaching resources for all age groups

THE ROYAL SOCIETY of chemistry

Burlington House, Piccadilly, London WlV 0BN

Tel: 0171 437 8656

Contact: Dr C Osborne

Website: www.rsc.org

Supplies: Curriculum and careers materials, publications service, summer

schools, industry study tours, hands-on symposia and curriculum workshops.

Chemistry at Work events

ROYAL amp; SUN ALLIANCE

PO Box 144, Liverpool L69 3EN

Tel: 0151 224 3370

Contact: John Hymers

Supplies: NVQ standards of key skills learning with support materials.

ST IVEL

St Ivel House, Interface Business Park, Wootton Bassett, Swindon, Wiltshire

SN4 8QE

Tel: 01793 843189

Contact: Jo Booth, Nicky Crocker

Website: www.st-ivel.co.uk

Supplies: Booklets and leaflets on fats, dairy products and healthy eating

SEA FISH INDUSTRY AUTHORITY

18 Logie Mill, Logie Green Road

Edinburgh EH74HG

Tel: 0131 558 3331

Contact: Cameron Maxwell

Supplies: The Sea Fish Story (7-11s) teachers' book; pupil activitieswork

cards; poster, free. Talking Fish (14-16s) teachers' book; pupil

activities; preparationrecipe cards; fish database; poster, free. Some

Catch (14-16s), two-part video programme with teachers' notes, pound;10.

Cookery demonstration service offered in most parts of the country; free to

secondary schools.

SHELL EDUCATION SERVICE

PO Box 46, Newbury, Berkshire RG13 2YX

Tel: 01635 31721

Supplies: Wall charts, booklets, videos and packs on subjects including

science, technology, business, geography and the environment. Free

catalogue.

SILK ASSOCIATION OF GREAT BRITAIN

Silk Education Service, co The Working Silk Museum, New Mills, South

Street, Braintree, Essex CM7 3GB

Tel: 01376 553393

Supplies: Leaflets, books, posters, educational sheets, postcards, samples,

cocoons, etc. Order form available on request

SOCIETY OF CHEMICAL INDUSTRY

1415 Belgrave Square, London SWlX 8PS

Tel: 0171 235 3681

Contact: Lynn Cole

Website: http:sci.mond.org

Supplies: Key stages 2-3 classroom and training materials. Key stages 3-4

forensic chemistry project 'Mystery of the Ming Vase' available via the Web

or post. Also, locally organised initiatives to introduce pupils to science

and careers involving science

SOCIETY OF COSMETIC SCIENTISTS

GT House, 25-26 Rothesay Road, Luton LUl 1AX

Tel: 01582 726661

Contact: Lorna Weston

Supplies: Career booklet and career talks to secondary schools. Free

SOUTHERN WATER

PO Box 934, Bournemouth, Dorset BH8 8YY

Tel: 01202 244039

Contact: Jane Dennis

Supplies: Water Wise resource for key stage 2 covers history, geography,

design and technology, English, science and IT, with teacher's guide, video

and activity cards. pound;5; free to local schools.

TECHNOLOGY ENHANCEMENT PROGRAMME

47 Red Lion Court, London EC4 3EB

Tel: 0171 583 0900

Contact: Rachid R'Kaina

Website: www.tep.org.uk

Supplies: Design and technology teaching materials, equipment, textbooks,

INSET, videos and CD-Roms. Discounts for TEP members

TIDY BRITAIN GROUP

The Pier, Wigan, WN3 4EX

Tel: 01942 824620

Contact: Sue Rigby

Supplies: The Eco-schools Award Programme pack, which is free to schools,

has a handbook, environmental review and curriculum booklets with advice on

waste management, water, energy and transport issues

THE ToWer BRIDge experience

Tower Bridge, London SE1 2UP

Tel: 017l 403 3761

Contact: Mary Lowry

Website: www.towerbridge.org.uk

Supplies: Cross-curricular teachers' pack, pound;7.95; video, pound;7.50.

Also posters, worksheets, GNVQ leisure as well as tourism materials

TRADES UNION CONGRESS

University of Warwick, Coventry CV4 7AL

Tel: 01203 524372

Contact: SCIP at CEI

Supplies: A Better Way to Work active learning pack designed to help 14-19s

prepare for the world of work. Relevant to careers guidance

THE TRIDENT TRUST

Saffron Court, 14B St Cross Street, London EC1N 8XA

Tel: 0171 242 1616

Contact: Gillian Alexander

Supplies: Skills for Life packs for affiliated schools to help develop key

skills and life skills through personal challenge, community involvement

and work experience

UNITED NATIONS ASSOCIATION - UK

3 Whitehall Court, London SWlA 2EL

Tel: 0171 930 29312

Contact: Suzanne Long

Website: UNA_UK@compuserve.com

Supplies: Photocopiable pack to enable teachers and youth workers to

produce a model United Nations Commission on Human Rights

Van den Bergh foods

Contact: Helen Oakes

Brooke House, Manor Royal, Crawley

West Sussex RH10 2RQ

Tel: 01293 648000

Website: www.vdbfoods.co.uk

Supplies: Information on tea, fats, Oxo, pasta, rice, soya, peas, beans

WHITBREAD

Whitbread House, Park Street West, Luton LU1 3BG

Tel: 01582 396018

Contact: Tony Allen

Supplies: Free resource materials to support numeracy, science and literacy

programmes at key stages 1-3

WISE VEHICLE PROGRAMME

The Nottingham Trent University, Burton Street, Nottingham NG1 4BU

Tel: 0115 941 8418, ext 2101

Contact: Joyce Bullimore

Supplies: Practical User Guide free to teachersorganisers considering

hosting a visit. Year 9 (13-14) girls only

WORLDAWARE

31-35 Kirby Street, London EClN 8TE

Tel: 0171 831 3844

Website: www.worldaware.org.uk

Supplies: Primary and secondary school resources about developing countries

and development issues. Over 300 publications. Free catalogue

WWF-UK

Panda House, Weyside Park, Godalming, Surrey GU7 1XR

Tel: 01483 426444

Contact: Lorraine Edwards

Website: www.wwf-uk.org

Supplies: Books, videos and IT products to support environmental education

across the curriculum. Free catalogue and booklets with activities

YORKSHIRE WATER

PO Box 500, Western House, Halifax Road, Bradford BD6 2LZ

Tel: 01274 692515

Contact: Anne Reed

Supplies: Teachers resource pack covering the water cycle, treatment processes (with posters), reservoirs, conservation and project sheets This listing was compiled by the Centre for Education and Industryat Warwick University

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