Who Are We?




Get to know us...

Opening Plaques is located in the beautiful valleys of South Wales. We specialise in the use of slate to create beautiful and durable opening plaques, signage and memorials which overflow with character and style. We only use the finest, traditional blue-black Welsh Slate (which we mine and collect from the quarries of North Wales) for all of our fabulous Slate Signs.

Each piece we make is hand-crafted on site, which allows us to provide a totally bespoke service. We can customise the size, font type, font colour, add logo's, motifs and more to suit your exact needs. Contact us with your thoughts and we will incorporate them into your item.

Today, Opening Plaques retains a strong position as the recognised market leader in their field, putting the focus on quality, performance, reliability and customer service. We thank you for visiting our Opening Plaques website.

Why use us?

Welcome to Opening Plaques.

We specialise in all areas of Welsh Slate, the worlds best slate. Let the Industry experts produce your fabulous new slate sign. Here are some of the fantastic reasons to order with us today...

• 100% Welsh Blue-Black Slate.
• Sourced and manufactured by hand in the UK.
• Choice of edge types including Classic and Rustic.
• Available in deluxe or premium thickness.
• Doesn’t fade like other imported slate.
• Motif’s and bespoke requests available.
• We engrave and ink fill our signs. (Printed signs fade and wear).
• Secret fixings.
• Range of sizes.
• Choice of infill colours, including 24ct Gold.
• Range of font types, or request your own.
• We produce our signs to last a lifetime and beyond.

So what are you waiting for? Need a high quality,
long lasting prestigious plaque, get in touch today...
Our Vision...

Opening Plaques principle objective is to be the Number One Slate Products Maker in the UK. We aim to provide the highest quality service to clients by identifying their needs, then providing the most appropriate solutions.

In order to achieve this goal, we will strive to continually develop our most valuable asset – our staff within the Company. Training and development will therefore remain a high priority at Opening Plaques. We shall also continue to invest in new technology. This will enable all staff to deliver the efficient service promised, thereby securing a prosperous future for the whole team.
Environment Policy.

By nature, slate is an eco friendly material and a further reduction in our carbon footprint is enhanced by using local raw materials. We only use the finest Welsh Slate, which means no import logistics. Not mention that your Slate Sign can last you a lifetime!

Opening Plaques Environment Policy is:

To demonstrate our aim to implement environmentally responsible
policies and practices throughout our operations.

To adopt safe operating and storage practices, and have procedures in
place to deal with emergencies which safeguard our health and the environment.

To monitor legislation and regulations and aim
to improve upon any relevant requirements.

To improve continuously in the efficient use of resources and energy,
and in the minimisation of waste, in every aspect of our business.

To ensure that waste is disposed of in the most environmentally responsible
manner available, and that only fully authorised waste disposal contractors are used.

To periodically review our environmental performance and seek to extend and
develop the range of environmental issues on which we can take positive action.
Opening Plaques, Bluetts, Peterston Super Ely, Cardiff, CF5 6NE.

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