Supporting the community this Christmas

Christmas is a time for celebration and also a time for reflection. That is why our social values committee is donating to the Charlie Bear for Cancer Care at the Freeman Hospital, Newcastle. The charity raises funds for the Northern Centre for children’s Cancer Care and via a collection box in our reception area and...... Read more

Colin Howey’s pride as young team he has mentored reaches new heights

We recently tested the skill-set and capabilities of three of our young team members. Having completed an apprenticeship in Flat Roofing at Newcastle College, 21-year-old Alex Atkinson was in charge of a team consisting of first year apprentice, David Bilverstone and our young joiner, Craig Taylor. The project, involved a new soprema roofing system to...... Read more

Back with a bang! Darren Ellis returns to his former school as the social values committee pledges its support to a local fireworks display

It’s that time of the year when things get a bit noisy! The social values committee has once again pledged its support to the community as it funded the fireworks display that two Stanley schools – Greenland Community Primary School and South Stanley School – jointly hosted. We have donated £500 towards the display along...... Read more

Raising awareness for One Punch North East

In the past we have lent our support to One Punch North East, a campaign that we are once again only to keen to help out when our receptionist, Cheryl Richmond informed us they were in need of a donation towards their new drop in centre. The One Punch North East Campaign is a charity...... Read more

Working with the community

Through our social values committee and partnership with client, Your Homes Newcastle (YHN), we recently participated in a Careers Fair in which every year YHN provides training opportunities for its residents. Suppliers and contractors are present with the aim of placing residents where there is a mutual fit into an organisation. Residents have the opportunity...... Read more