What’s On – North

Childcare & Education Expo North will host a broad range of inspirational features designed to equip you with an array of fresh and exciting ideas for you to take back to your Primary school or Early Years setting.

CPD Seminars

Childcare & Education Expo North will host an impressive line up of thought leaders from across the sector. These inspiring sessions discuss the challenges educators face and the strategies and ideas for success.

 Free Interactive Workshops

Get hands-on and join in with interactive workshops to get some innovative ideas to take back to your setting. Discover low or no cost activities that bring together education and play. These inspiring workshops are free for visitors to attend.


Meet the leading suppliers across the childcare industry and discover the latest innovation and creativity for your setting.

Early Years Breakfast Summit

Bringing together leaders within early years to discuss the current topics and issues facing the sector.

Mindfulness Zones

Take part in mindfulness activities where you can fully immerse yourself in creativity. Reflect on your goals and inspirations with and share your thoughts on the inspiration tree.

Learning & Play At Forest School

New to North is the Learning & Play at Forest School Zone! Get Hands-On With A Range Of Natural Activities Such As Mud Painting, Natural Weaving And Charcoal Mark Making.

Creative Steps Activity Zone

Get crafty with Creative Steps and YPO – find new and exciting activities to use within your settings!

Special Guests

Childcare & Education Expo North will host a variety of informative and inspiring special guests for visitors to interact with during both days at Bolton Whites Hotel on 17th – 18th June!