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Urgent Paris Run Raises €4000


Urgent Paris Run Raises €4000 for World Toilet Organisation Porcher, part of the Ideal Standard group in France organised the Urgent Paris Run, in aid of the World Toilet Organisation. Money raised has been donated to a sanitisation project in the village of Kantreong, Cambodia. 325 runners were at the start line in November 2016,… Read more »

£1200 raised for Annie’s Foundation


Employees raise £1200 for Annie’s Foundation   Employee Steve Smart’s daughter Annie was diagnosed with Rett syndrome back in 2015. RETT UK is the national charity for the condition   Steve has undertaken his own fundraising by running the London marathon with his friends, raising £3K each.   Tracy Smelt, based on the Hull site… Read more »

“Judgement Night” Raises £2500


Judgement night boxing raises £2500 ‘’O what a night’’ It couldn’t have gone any better with not a single person leaving the room who didn’t have a fantastic night and when the final count is done, we should have raised £2,500 for charity. In our eyes there were no winners or losers, all 18 of these… Read more »

Charity Football Match raises £250

Football match

Charity Football Match raises £250 Once again this event was organised by Daz Houston, who did really well to get around several obstacles to keep the event running for another year and raised around £250 for Armitage Thanks. The numbers were slightly down on last year due to the boxing event, so a different format… Read more »

£1250 raised for Faith Molineux


£1250 Raised for Faith Molineux An employee’s daughter Faith Molineux was involved in a car accident during August 2016.  Faith was extremely lucky to escape with her life. Employees based at the Armitage site collected £500 and employees based at the Hull site raised £750 by holding a quiz night in order to support the… Read more »

Bake off raises £2000 for Freddie’s Friends


Bake off raises £2000 for Freddie’s Friends The year long bake off being held on the Hull site has now come to an end, with a fantastic £2000 raised for local charity Freddie’s Friends.   The three finalists were Shardee Manzouri, Kirstie Harston and Matt Brown.   Shardee won the final with her fabulous Armitage… Read more »

Halloween Events raised £154


Halloween Events raised £154 A special thanks to all that took part in the various Halloween events for helping raise £154 for Armitage Thanks. Events ranged from fancy dress, cake sales, jewellery sales and many more.     Adrian Storr had the difficult task of judging the fancy dress costumes.   1st Place = Nadine… Read more »

Gareth Edwards Raises £3422


Gareth Edwards Raises £3422 after running the Dublin Marathon Gareth Edwards based at the Armitage site ran the Dublin Marathon in October 2016 in aid of Carson Hodson. Carson Hodson, son and grandson of Phil and Rob Hodson, also based at the Armitage site was diagnosed with Cerebral Palsy after complications at birth.  Now 18… Read more »

Golf Day at Oulton Hall


Golf Day at Oulton Hall On the 22th of September we held a customer gold day at Oulton Hall to raise funds for Armitage Thanks. With a masterclass from world trick shot champion Geoff Swain .     Teams in attendance Plumbase Buildbase Grahams Wolseley (2 teams) Travis Perkins Galliford Try Miller Homes C &… Read more »