Case StudyClient: Payal Events Company, Manchester The Wedding party hired the entire venue so after initially risk assessing the venue weThe brief: Tinies Crèches were asked to decided to provide an additional chaperoneprovide childcare for 100 children for a wedding service to the older children who did not wishevent being held at Blackpool Tower in to attend the crèche. All children were given aLancashire. security bracelet to ensure they were only collected or chaperoned to their parent / carer.Delivery: Tinies crèches provided a range of The children played freely in the soft play areaactivities to care for children from 0-8 years and there were also a range of ‘quiet’ activitieswhilst their parents attending a wedding dinner on offer. The children were supervised by theand ceremony in Blackpool Tower, Lancashire. team during meal times and an entertainer wasThe crèche utilised the soft play area of the present to offer some fun group activitiesTower and set up a separate area for the including balloon modelling and party games.younger babies. There were additional zones The crèche and chaperone were a huge successfor quiet play activities, a children’s entertainer and we were asked by the parents to stay forand an eating area as well as art and craft an additional period at the end of the provisionfacilities. as the children were having so much fun – of course the Tinies crèche team were happy toTinies crèches provided care for a six hour oblige!period and provided a meal and additionalentertainment with a clown and music for the Client feedback: “You were extremelychildren. We also provided a quiet zone for professional from day one of meeting and Irestful periods and a chaperone service for the have spoken to the family to say howolder children who did not wish to attend the impressed I was with the service and howcrèche. Children were chaperoned whilst out of happy I was to work with you. I was extremelytheir parents care to ensure they were concerned about the high number of children incompletely safe and happy during the wedding attendance in the tower but yourfeast. professionalism completely put my mind at ease. Many thanks’’. General Manager –Service & support: Tinies crèches met with Blackpool Tower.Payal Events company in Manchester and alsothe General Manager of Blackpool Tower in ‘Thank you for all your hard work and flexibilityLancashire. We agreed to provide a full and for being so resourceful with such shortpackage of childcare for the entire wedding notice, we will definitely look to working withevent to ensure all children were fully you in the future!’’ Payal Events.supervised within the tower. This was thefourth day of the wedding festivities so it wasvital that the children were well supervised andstimulated in a caring, fun and stimulatingenvironment. Tinies crèches decided that theywould provide two managers for this occasion,with a further 18 staff to oversee the provision.