Monthly Archives: October 2018

Bev’s big run for charity

Well done to Beverley Peace who ran her first ever marathon in Hull and raised £691 for a cancer charity in support of Jess a friend’s niece who is suffering from a rare form of the disease. Bev said, “I would like to say a very sincere ‘thank you’ to everyone who sponsored me.”

A knockout £2,000 raised

Katie Blunt and Team took part in ‘It’s a KNOCKOUT’ during June at Roundhay Park, Leeds. The event was to raise funds for Children’s Heart Surgery (to support the paediatric cardiac unit at Leeds General Infirmary). The team doubled their target and finished at £2,000. Thanks for all the Sponsors.

Charity adventures

Our supporting teams attended an eventful charity day with lots of running, shooting, golfing, jumping, ducking, archery and fundraising. The charity Sue Ryder raised over £40,000 on the day, which we were part of. Our teams were supported by Moda Living, Sovibrant, and McCarthy Stone. This event was held at Coniston Hotel and well done […]

Smiles all round!

We thoroughly enjoyed the site walk round we arranged for local school children, of our Co-op fit-out project in Hucknall. We feel it’s really important that young people are given the opportunity to experience construction, and an insight into how the built environment around them is formed. The store launch day on 20 July.

Bradford head office Car Park

Our new head office car park is now open! Completed by our Civil & Industrial Team, the fully permeable surface provides a sustainable drainage solution, using predominantly natural materials. We overcame relatively impermeable ground conditions, through the incorporation of storm water storage in the car park sub base. Perimeter land drain trenches connect to an […]

Ride the Rutland team triumph

Our four brave colleagues were not put off by the grey skies and drizzly weather when they took part in the 30 mile 2017 Ride The Rutland event organised by our clients Sainsburys. Over 50-cyclists took part in the charity event and the money raised, £1000 went to the Warwickshire & Northamptonshire Air Ambulance. Darren […]

£567 raised for Swimathon

Well done to Swimathon Superstarts HPBLADIES. From left: Jennifer Clarke, Nichola Gott and Sally Bray who smashed the 5k swimathon in under three hours. The final sum raised £560 for a great charity. Even gold medal swimmer Duncan Goodhew tweeted a congrats!

Red Nose Day fun

We managed to raise over £230 for Comic Relief, while having a lot of fun in the process. Mark Harvey made a lovely (I’m the only gay in the village) Dafydd. Well done to all for their contribution.

Howlands Community Project

What a great project to be involved in Howlands Community Centre. The premises are getting a total refurbishment, a lottery funded project. The Centre which helps the local community in Dewsbury, West Yorkshire running many projects. HB Projects are working hard to deliver the project on time so the team can start enjoying the new […]

Health & Safety Award for HB Projects

It was an honour to be part of the Co-op Property Charity & Awards Evening at Emirates Old Trafford last night. We are extremely proud to announce that HB Projects won the award for Best Health & Safety Performance across the Co-op Property workstreams. As a long-standing partner of Co-op we were commended for ‘going […]