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09/01/2020
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Introducing the NEW first4magnets.com website!

New Year. New Site. New Style. Same Great Service. We are thrilled to announce the launch of our brand new first4magnets.com website. Through the new website, the aim is to provide an easy to navigate user-centric and more intuitive website with a smoother and more responsive interface. As part of the new design, we have introduced some key features to improve the user’s experience: Fully responsive experience Technology is advancing and so are we. Our new website is now completely responsive, so you will be able to experience the same... Read More

24/07/2019
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Magnet Expert Raise £222.50 For #Quids4Kids And The Children’s Bereavement Centre!

Friday 12th July marked a day of fundraising as part of Radio Newark and the #Quids4Kids campaign, in which companies across Newark and Nottingham participated with their most creative ideas to raise money for the Children’s Bereavement Centre.   The Children’s Bereavement Centre are a wonderful charity that work tirelessly to support local children and their families affected by death or terminal illness. The charity offer many supportive services which are available to children and young people aged 3-18 and their close family members. You can read more about their services... Read More

18/10/2018
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Magnet Expert Ltd Celebrate 10 Year Anniversary with Charity Skydive

Magnet Expert Ltd Mark 10 Years In Business With Charity Skydive For Nottingham Children’s Hospital   On November 11th, the team here at Magnet Expert will be partaking in a charity skydive for Nottingham Children’s Hospital to commemorate the company’s 10 year anniversary. This marks a real milestone for the company, and we thought what better way to celebrate by giving back to the local community. Magnet Expert are passionate about charity and donating to local causes by raising money in many ways, with donations to the Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire Air... Read More

17/10/2018
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Magnet Expert Ltd Celebrates 10 Years In Business

Magnet Expert Ltd is celebrating its 10th anniversary in business after reaching the prestigious milestone this October. From humble beginnings in 2008, the business has grown significantly over the last 10 years to become a leading magnet supplier in the UK and across Europe, with over 20,000,000 magnets in stock at any one time. When FIRST4MAGNETS® was first launched, the aim was to provide high quality magnets and outstanding customer service, two principles the business still holds dear today. Now in 2018, FIRST4MAGNETS® is a division of Magnet Expert Ltd... Read More

21/08/2018

The Magnet Fishing Craze; Our Safety Considerations

Magnet fishing receives national recognition as popularity rises, leading to stronger safety warnings. Over the past 18 months, magnet fishing has continued to grow across the UK, with more and more avid enthusiasts taking up the hobby. It combines the mystery of treasure hunting and metal detecting with the pastime of fishing, as people explore what ferrous gems lie beneath the water’s surface. The rise in popularity of magnet fishing has led to national coverage across the BBC and Daily Telegraph, who have both reported on aspects of magnet fishing.... Read More

04/04/2016

Magnetic sculpture ‘Hollow’ attracts creative public at Aberystwyth Arts Centre

First4magnets are proud to have supplied the magnets used in Jenny Hall’s current exhibition, ‘Hollow’ that puts the audience centre stage as they move, stack, explore and discover within the exhibition itself, which explores mining and the links between destruction and construction. Hollow officially opened at 6pm Friday, 1 April 2016 at Aberystwyth Arts Centre with an artist talk and a presentation by the seminal artist and curator Marc Rees and has already met with great enthusiasm as young people and adults alike get to grips with boxes that connect... Read More

10/11/2014

First4magnets makes TV debut on Discovery Channel

First4magnets, a Nottinghamshire supplier of magnets and magnetic assemblies will today (Monday, 10 November 2014) make its national television debut, featuring on Discovery Channel’s ‘You Have Been Warned’. The programme takes a look at the most popular science-themed videos posted on the video sharing network YouTube and with the help of a team of experts in their field, seeks to explain the science behind the viral clips. First4magnets has a YouTube channel with over 8,000 subscribers and videos which have been viewed over 3.5million times! The most popular, which caught... Read More

26/09/2013
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First4magnets.com help make UK architect’s charity endeavour child’s play

At first4magnets.com we were delighted when Sam Turner, architectural assistant at mæ architects contacted us with a brand new challenge, and one which would make all the difference to a very worthy cause. Mæ were selected as one of the world’s 20 best architects to design and build a dolls’ house as part of the unique ‘A Dolls’ House’ project organised by Cathedral Group for the benefit of KIDS, a UK charity supporting disabled children, young people and their families. ‘A Dolls’ House’ will see 20 architects, designers and artists... Read More

29/08/2013

Through the eyes of a penguin egg, how magnets helped documentary producers get closer to a colony of emperor penguins than ever before

It’s the middle of the Antarctic winter and a colony of emperor penguins are making their 60+mile trek across the frozen landscape in -60oC conditions to their rookery. Amongst the 1,000 strong horde there are a few extraordinary newcomers unlike the other penguins. These penguins look just like the others but aren’t emperor penguins at all, they are animatronic robot penguins with on-board state of the art HD cameras, deployed by a skilful production team on a project to silently infiltrate the colony and capture up-close and personal, never before... Read More

29/07/2013
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UK’S LARGEST MAGNET DISTRIBUTOR LAUNCHES BRAND NEW WEBSITE

Nottinghamshire-based first4magnets.com, supplier of the UK’s widest range of magnets and magnetic assemblies has today launched its brand new website. The previous first4magnets.com website has been given a complete makeover, and a host of new features have been introduced. The intuitive new website makes it easier for customers to find exactly what they are looking for with the ability to browse by shape, size, material or strength, something not offered by other online magnet retailers. One of the core features being introduced is a comprehensive Tech Centre, which provides reliable... Read More