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Inspiring learning environments for schools and universities

Established in 1982, David Bailey Furniture Systems is one of the UK’s leading specialist fitted furniture manufacturers.

Our skilled and dedicated staff based in Broadstairs, Kent, are supported by an experienced team of fitters, strategically placed throughout the UK to ensure a seamless, high quality service from start to finish. Exceptional craftsmanship, flexibility and reliability mean that we secure a large proportion of hospital furniture, school furniture and veterinary furniture contracts via recommendation.

We pride ourselves in delivering quality furniture to three key sectors – Healthcare, Education and Veterinary.

Why You Should Choose David Bailey

At David Bailey Furniture Systems, we understand the unique challenges and needs of educational institutions. From busy primary schools to dynamic colleges and universities, we offer a comprehensive range of fitted furniture solutions designed to enhance learning, optimise space, and foster creativity.

Our versatile fitted furniture systems cater to a wide variety of educational settings:


We use high-quality materials to ensure our furniture can handle the challenges of a busy school environment. This translates to reduced replacement costs and long-term value for you and your students.

Space Optimisation

Our modular furniture systems make the most of your valuable space. Clever storage solutions allow you to maximise storage capacity while maintaining a clear and organised environment.


Our fitted furniture is designed to be adaptable to evolving needs. Ask us about Toprail for movable units, adjustable workstations, and reconfigurable shelving to allow you to easily transform your spaces as your curriculum or student population changes.


Student safety is paramount. Our fitted furniture features rounded corners, smooth edges, and stable construction to minimise the risk of injuries. We also offer chemical-resistant surfaces for specific areas like science labs.


Our fitted furniture systems go beyond functionality. They offer a variety of modern and stylish designs that create a positive and inspiring learning environment.

Supporting your education journey

David Bailey Furniture Systems is more than just a fitted furniture provider. We are your partner in creating successful learning spaces. We offer a range of additional services to support your needs:

Free Design Consultation

Our experienced team will work with you to understand your specific requirements and develop a bespoke fitted furniture layout to ensure the best use of your space.

Project Management

We handle all aspects of your project, from initial planning and design aide to installation and after-sales support.

Expert Installation

Our qualified installers ensure your fitted furniture is  installed correctly and efficiently, minimising disruption.

Tell us how David Bailey Furniture can help transform your school.

David Bailey Education Furniture Systems


Our Education furniture range has been specified for school development and refurbishment projects throughout the UK including nurseries, primary and secondary schools, SEN schools, colleges and universities. Being especially robust, they are also well-suited to special needs and secure unit learning establishments.

The range is both durable and aesthetically attractive in a wide range of colours offering a comprehensive variety of storage units, bookcases, worktops, lockers and accessories.


Our Healthcare range of fitted furniture features within some of the country’s largest and most prestigious NHS and private hospitals . It is also regularly specified for other healthcare furniture projects from health centres and nursing homes to doctors’ surgeries and dental practices.

Both our HTM 63 and HTM 71 ranges meet the specific requirements of the Health Technical Memorandums, as outlined by the Department of Health.

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The popularity of our Healthcare range led us to develop a range of furniture specifically for veterinary practices and animal hospitals. Our Veterinary range has been developed to meet the everyday needs of veterinary doctors, surgeons and nurses, combining good looks with robust, durable and ergonomic designs.

The furniture range includes floor mounted and wall-hung storage units, cupboards, drawers, worktops and shelving. With a comprehensive range of fittings, fixtures and specialist joinery to meet your individual needs.

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Chas Accredited Contractor


CHAS helps clients (buyers) and contractors (suppliers) ensure compliance across the different areas of risk management, and mitigate risks across the supply chain. We offer accreditation schemes that can help businesses achieve compliance, mitigate supply chain risks and support efficient supply chain management.

With the new Common Assessment Standard, we can review all aspects of your risk management policies in a single annual audit. And as one of the founders of Safety Schemes in Procurement (SSIP), CHAS is committed to setting health and safety benchmarks that drive industries forward and make the world of work a safer place.

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Constructionline Gold Member


Constructionline is the UK’s largest register of contractors, consultants and material suppliers for the construction industry. 24,000 suppliers are already registered with Constructionline and It is used by over 10,000 key decision makers from over 3,800 buying organisations to select quality suppliers. Using Constructionline as a central source, contractors can streamline their procurement processes and reduce risk.

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FSC-certified timber


FSC (Forest Stewardship Council®) is a global, not-for-profit organisation dedicated to the promotion of responsible forest management worldwide. FSC works to improve forest management worldwide and runs a global forest certification system with two key components made up of Forest Management and Chain Of Custody.

FSC’s “tick tree” logo is used to indicate that products are certified under the FSC system. When you see the FSC logo on a label, you can buy forest products with confidence that you are helping to ensure our forests are alive for generations to come.

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Made in Britain


Made in Britain collective mark unites the British manufacturing sector and helps consumers, buyers and specifiers identify products that are made in Britain.

Made in Britain adheres to advice on country of origin labelling included in the Trade Descriptions Act 1968. Country of origin is therefore the country in which a product last underwent a final treatment or process resulting in a substantial change.

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