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your school's artwork for free on the internet with
WE ARE A FAIR TRADE COMPANY
Starbeck is a full member of BAFTS & as such we
& support the fair trade movement wherever &
whenever we can.
service not only in idea but in ease of process &
ordering. Will certainly be using Starbeck again."
Natalie Beaumont, Great Dunmow Primary School,
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us direct on 01765 607815
an amazing variety of artefacts! Wow! So interesting
& very inspiring. A great selection sent to choose
from & free delivery & collection - such a
Joanna Coulson, Cardiff High School
Super selection. Will be looking at the website. Thanks
for coming to the school."
Ann Wheeler, Brimpton CE School, Hants
service! Friendly staff with a great selection to
Adele Whitehouse, Stirling High School
new D&T curriculum at both KS3 & 4 requires
us all to be far more aware of different cultures,
much more aware of sustainability issues &
fair trade. This amazing collection of artefacts
is essential for schools to be able to build
up a wide range of products that reflect different
values. Creativity is high on the national agenda
& what better way of opening students' eyes
to a whole new world than to dip in to the Starbeck
Brian Russell, Dixon's City Academy,
|The Starbeck Sales
Van will be visiting schools in London
20th - 24th May; then again 3rd - 7th June. Please get in
touch to make an appointment.
shall be having a sale of ex-hire & repaired
returns at our Ripon warehouse this Saturday 25th
9am - 3pm, so come along & grab a bargain!
are the specialist school supplier of inexpensive, exciting
& unusual ethnic & religious artefacts. We offer
an unrivalled range of multicultural artefacts including
masks, textiles, musical instruments, pottery, carvings,
utensils, clothes, items made from recycled products
etc. etc. On top of this we have the best selection
of natural forms available to art depts in the country.
We may be a small company tucked away in North Yorkshire,
but we have built up a nationwide reputation for good
service, great value & carry such a diverse range
of stock which cannot be matched. Don't take our word
for it, read your colleagues' comments here.
can purchase our products by:
1. Sales Van Our
van travels throughout the country
serving the whole of mainland UK - so no matter where
you are based - we can visit you. We carry a huge
amount of stock in the van, so whatever your requirements
are, you will not be disappointed when Stewart calls.
We can invoice school for any purchases and can take
card, cheque, cash payments for any personal purchases.
This is a great way to see our products! You are under
no obligation to buy - see what your colleagues say
about the van here:
Approval Boxes We operate
a unique nation-wide approval
box service. We deliver to your
school boxes of affordable artefacts for you to look
at & to choose from. The service is free –
there is no charge for delivery or collection. We invoice
you only for any items that you choose to keep. You
are under no obligation to buy & there is no minimum
order. You can take as many or as few items as you wish
from each box. This is a very popular & easy way
to purchase our products.(Approval
3. Value & Explorer Boxes
For those on a specific budget, we have introduced Value
Boxes containing a good selection
of the more popular artefacts for each subject. In some
categories we offer Explorer
Boxes which have a larger selection.
Both boxes offer great value for money & are ideal
for teachers where time is at a premium.
Warehouse - above.
You are most welcome to visit our warehouse in Ripon,
we are very easy to find. We're on the edge of town
& are just a few minutes from the motorway. Please
remember to phone first to make an appointment as very
occasionally we are all out at an exhibition or course
Not only do we supply schools with our great products
- we also sell to private individuals, interior designers
& film, tv & theatre companies. We welcome all
enquiries, large or small, - we're happy to hear from
you. Please phone, fax or email us. We do accept credit
& debit cards over the telephone.
We regularly exhibit at training courses, pyramid &
cluster-group meetings etc. Please get in touch if you
would like us to attend - we guarantee to make a colourful
addition to your event!
Sale Events Your school can benefit
from holding a Starbeck Sale. We can send you sale or
return boxes of artefacts for you to sell. In return
you receive 30% commission - in goods - for all purchases
made on the day. We pay for the delivery & collection
of the stock to & from school. All you need to do
is get the publicity & invites out & the tea
& biscuits in. So the more people you invite - colleagues
from neighbouring schools, pyramid or cluster group
friends, college students, trainee teachers, parents
etc., the greater the chance to earn!
We are experienced suppliers to Early Years, Sure Start
& Flying Start centres with exciting & relevent
multicultural resources including musical instruments,
colourful textiles, puppets, seashells, mobiles, cds,
flags, baskets etc. etc.
Art Galleries to host exhibitions of our quality
tribal art pieces. If you own a gallery and would be
interested in hosting an exhibition that would be different
to say the least, please get in touch. Visit our gallery
page to see examples we could exhibit.
We are experienced suppliers of artefacts for enhancing
a single classroom or a complete school. No other UK company
can offer such a diverse range of great value artefacts
for the classroom. Please get in touch to find out more.
After a long wait, we now have back in stock a wide range
of framed insects. Our brand
new range of realistic reproduction animal
skulls are also worth a look.
resources are fantastic! It's so great to have the
opportunity to buy resources that genuinely meet the
needs of young children as well as older ones. Bright,
colourful, multi sensory - fantastic."
Amanda Kettell, Alfreton Nursery School, Derbyshire
What an amazing amount of truly inspiring resources.
We can't wait for our next van visit!"
Angela Whyte, Cedars Manor School, Harrow
exciting boxes - great stimuli for a wealth of uses!
Prompt delivery & easy to arrange collection. I
would definitely recommend!"
Karen Lawrence, Thurnham Infant School, Maidstone
a wonderful Aladdin's cave of delights! I could live
in there! The artefacts are truly amazing & will
enhance any lesson! Lovely friendly service too - come
Kat Johnston, The Arbours Primary School, Northampton
was extremely impressed with the fast response I had
when I requested an approval box. The quality &
range of resources are excellent."
Nadine Lacey, Norbridge Primary School, Worksop
resources that we received from Starbeck were absolutely
superb & these allowed us to give our GCSE students
a really flying start to their exams. The quality of
the masks & seashells was superb & the variety
was astonishing. I am sure we will get a great deal
of pleasure & use out of the resources for many
years to come."
Debra Inman, King's School, Macclesfield
absolutely love the huge range of materials, the quality
of the products & all of it comes with a smile &
a great professional body! If you need extra helpers
to collect shells from foreign beaches - we'd help!!
Peter, Stewart & everyone involved - thank you so
much! Our art department has risen from the ashes of
photocopies & we are now flying on all cylinders.
Our pupils have been inspired by your products! Thank
you just doesn't cover it!
Andrea Bovee, Marsh Academy, New Romney
always exciting when Starbeck come to visit. Stewart's
van is crammed full of the most exciting & inspiring
things. When you can't get the students to the museum
they bring the museum to you."
Lisa Coyle, Sandhurst School, Berks
artefacts of a very high quality. Lovely for the pupils
to see real objects from another country."
Julie Brand, Pitcheroak School, Redditch