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Jeffers ran the Birmingham Marathon


Jeffers ran the Birmingham Marathon   Jeff managed to raise £420 for St Giles Hospice in conjunction with Armitage Thanks for running the Birmingham marathon.

A grand day out at Gladstone

Gladstone event

A grand day out at Gladstone   The Gladstone ceramic museum was host to our the Fountain17 art project and recorded an impressive 187 visitors on Saturday 7th October.                   Both Armitage Shanks and our partners at  Hull school of art were pleased to welcome employees and… Read more »

Mud Glorious Mud

Tough Mudder Group

Mud Glorious Mud   Our intrepid tough mudders from Hull and Armitage completed a gruelling 20 kilometre race over and under a variety of muddy obstacles raising a total of £1182 for Armitage Thanks. You may not recognise Emily Harrison, Pip Sellers and Shardee Manzouri from the Hull site sporting a “rugged” pose in the… Read more »

200 mile bike ride raises over £3000

200 Mile bike bidev2

As part of the Armitage Shanks 200 year celebrations and to support the Armitage Thanks fundraising project on June 25th a group of 8 completed a 200 mile circuit in one day. In doing so they have raised an impressive £3111. Although all were regular cyclists it was a huge challenge for all of them – for… Read more »

Swish event raises £2100

Help Holly 30th March 2017

First of all we would like to thank everyone, including our family and friends that have taken the time to support with last nights charity event in aid of Help Holly. We hope those of you that attended enjoyed it as much as we did. Holly and her family attended the night and have asked… Read more »

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 »