Out of School Alliance - Help and Support for Out of School Clubs

Hamper competition: sponsors

We are grateful to the following sponsors for helping us to celebrate our tenth birthday by kindly providing the prizes for our amazing Hamper of Goodies competition:

Bridport Banners

Bridport Banners logoWhen you need to be seen you have come to the right people.  Almost every kind of flag and banner you might need at an affordable price and the highest of quality.

For technical details about the flag and banner prizes, see below.


Bright Kidz logoBrightkidz social enterprise supplies a wide range of products and information to encourage safe, active, sustainable travel for children including their popular high vis waistcoats in a selection of sizes and colours. Great for keeping an eye on your group when you are out and about!

Prize consists of 10 high-vis waistcoats, in a mix of children's sizes.

Common Threads logoCommon Threads

Common Threads develops playwork practice internationally through training, research and publications. Sign up to our website to receive our latest news!

Prize consists of eight paperback books in the Busker's Guides series: The Busker's Guide to Risk, Participation, Playwork, Anti-Disciminatory Practice, Leadership, Playing Out, Inclusion and Behaviour.


Creation StationCreation Station

The Creation Station inspire thousands of children and adults across the UK with award-winning classes, parties, and events. From keepsakes for your babies’ first Christmas, to adult craft evenings, The Creation Station brings creativity in to all areas of learning, leisure and life.



Creative Steps

Creative Steps logoEach issue of Creative Steps is packed with easy, fun craft projects and creative activity ideas, many using recycled materials, perfect for out of school clubs. Never be stuck for inspiration again! Also, get 25% discount with promo code OOSA25

Prize consists of an annual subscription to Creative Steps Magazine (four issues).

Kid Eco

Kid Eco logoKid-Eco produce a fantastic range of innovative, highly interactive, safe and affordable cardboard playhouses; designed and manufactured in the UK from recycled corrugated cardboard. Our playhouses are great for imaginative self-decoration and role play, being tremendously popular with schools and childcare providers, as well as at home, parties and other special occasions or events.

Prize consists of a Paperpod Cardboard Doll's House. Self-assembly required, ready for you to decorate yourself. Finished size 70 x 38 x 84cm.

Kites for Schools logoKites for Schools

Kite kits that can be made in around 20 minutes by a whole class.  Everything you need is in the box, and every kite will fly giving a day that every child remembers.

Prize consists of a complete kit to make 20 mini-kites with the children at your club. Includes all the tools and materials necessary - and instructions!



Details of prizes from Bridport Banners

Features of vinyl banners:

  1. High resolution full colour digital print.
  2. Hemmed and eyeletted using rust proof chrome plated brass eyelets.
  3. Finished size 600mm high x 2350 mm wide (2ft x 8 ft approx.)  OR 2 x 600mm high x 1200 wide banners with same OR different artwork.

Features of printed flags:

  1. Custom dye sublimated print.
  2. D rings top and bottom ready to be hung from flagpole (not supplied).
  3. Finished size 3ft x 2ft.

Technical details (banners and flags):

  1. We print EXACTLY what we are given!
  2. Photos are welcome as part of the artwork.
  3. Send artwork by the free version of wetransfer.com to banners@bridportbanners.co.uk or send by email if not too large.
  4. Send high resolution (preferably PDF) artwork.  If the file size isn’t at least 2000kb = 2Mb it will not be detailed enough unless there are no pictures.
  5. Make sure fonts are encapsulated or outlined.  (Please let us know phone number in case of problems)
  6. If PDF is created in WORD – note - there may be some colour changes but we will do the best we can. 
  7. Logos must either be vectors OR high resolution PDF.  The logo file that works for a tiny business card WILL NOT GIVE a great result when it is 2 feet high!  If that is all you have, we will do our best, but cannot make promises!


  1. PLEASE REMEMBER TO SUPPLY DELIVERY ADDRESS with text/mobile phone for courier
  2. We will endeavour to deliver within 1 week of receipt of artwork.
  3. Offer must be taken up by 30th November.