WHAT WE OFFER

EASY ONLINE ORDERING

Just login to your own dedicated area, choose your favourite photos and order and pay online straight away!

SAFETY GUARANTEED

We’ve got a code of conduct for all our photographers working with children for peace of mind.

108 YEARS EXPERIENCE

We know school photography inside out. Founded in 1907, our family-run company knows its stuff.

QUICK TURNAROUND

Order online and have your prints and gifts delivered to your door in no time at all!

EXCELLENT SERVICE

We pride ourselves on first-class customer service. Our friendly team are always here to help.

CREATIVE PHOTOGRAPHS

Our school photographers are some of the best in the UK. Our photos are modern, creative and fun!

Meet The Team

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    Glyn Bagley / Director
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    Martin Wrate / Director
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    Kitz Bagley
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    Sam Wrate
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    Tracey Bagley
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    Amy Wrate
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    Erika Wrate
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    Humpty Bagley
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    Humpty Wrate
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    Frank
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    Marcus
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    Margaret
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    Lee
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    Jane
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    Andy
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    Jo S
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    Jo P
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    Alan
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    Anthea
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    Sharon
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    Michael
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    Paul
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    Steve
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    Tina
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    Rose
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    Leana
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    Ben
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    Dave
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    Emma
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    Gemma
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    Jay
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    Julie
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    Matthew
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    Aid
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    Pauline
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    Brian
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    Janet
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    Joy
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    Ken
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    Brian
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    Liz
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    Tracey
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    Dave
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    Jenny
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    John
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    Kev
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    Luke
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    Matt
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    Morris
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    Scott
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    Shawn
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    Vicky
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    Tony
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    Marie Warner

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  • Team 1907 – Wrates established
  • Early portrait photographers
  • 1930 – Wrates staff outing
  • Plenty of trade for walking pictures
  • Alfred Wrate
  • 1970 – Wrates go colour
  • The Walkies era continues
  • The famous striped jacket
  • 1990 – Martin Wrate – the fourth generation
  • Photography goes digital
  • 2010 – Great new products
  • Wrates buy laboratory
  • Wrates Bagley launched – Martin Wrate & Glyn Bagley
  • The future – Sam Wrate & Kitz Bagley

Wrates Careers

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School Photographers

We’re always on the lookout for experienced freelance school photographers. With excellent rates of pay and a friendly working culture, Wrates could be the perfect place for you in the next stage of your career. We’re currently looking for photographers to cover the areas of Lincolnshire, Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Birmingham and Warwickshire. For further information and to apply, please contact Marcus at marcus@wrates.com or call 0800 028 8221. APPLY-NOW

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  • The UK’s lowest print proces
  • Fast, free UK-wide delivery
  • Next day printing available
  • Edit your templates Online
  • 30-day payment account
  • Dedicated account manager