Category Archives: Blog Posts

Birchwood Park’s Annual Fun Run

Our Planning and Design team recently took part in Birchwood Park’s Annual Fun Run. Money was raised for Hand on Heart – one of the park’s chosen charities for 2019. The £450 raised will provide a school with a funded defibrillator package ensuring they are always rescue ready should anyone suffer from a cardiac arrest.… Read More »

Rhyl Station

With its team of experts in the polycarbonate and roof glazing fields, Twinfix works on developing the best, newest and most cost-effective roof glazing products. A family business, Twinfix has been involved in the polycarbonate roof glazing market for nearly 30 years. Its innovative Multi-Link-Panel has been used in many markets, such as in the… Read More »

How safe are the school canopies you are specifying or ordering?

Non-fragile roofing should be the standard specification for the canopy roof at any educational establishment where (unauthorised) access on to the glazing is a strong possibility. This is obviously a big safety issue. There is a misconception that polycarbonate is strong so it will not break (which is basically true) but if multiwall or solid… Read More »

Twinfix joins Incensu: UK’s National Register of Education Suppliers

Twinfix has enrolled with Incensu, a national register of education suppliers which enables schools to select and work with approved companies with confidence. The scheme, provides a comprehensive resource of trusted companies that are recognised and recommended by other education facilities. Twinfix have installed canopies for a huge number of schools, academies and early year… Read More »

Welcome to the team!

We would like to welcome Nick Drake to the Twinfix family! Nick has joined our sales team as Area Sales Manager for the South. If you would like to discuss your canopy or polycarbonate glazing needs with Nick, call the office on 01925 811311.

Case Study – St Annes Primary School, Liverpool

Canopies are often popular in primary schools because there is an expectation by Ofsted that children, especially in the Early Years Foundation Stage, should have access to the outdoors and be able to enjoy activities outside. While canopies provide shelter against the inclement British weather, many schools see their canopies as an extension to the classroom environment, relieving… Read More »

Christmas 2018 Card Competition

This year we invited the children of Twinfix to enter our Christmas card competition. We received some fantastic entrees from family members of employees across the business and are pleased to announce that Jayden-Lee age 4, who is the nephew of Lyndsey our Management Accountant, won the competition to design our Christmas greeting card with… Read More »