A Trio of New Starters

Our Groundworks team are delighted to welcome a trio of new starters. Shaun Peachment – Senior Contracts Manager – A highly experienced groundworks and civil engineer who has worked on a wide range of projects from multi-million pound civil engineering road infrastructure projects for public and private sector clients around the south east and more…

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Atlantic Nomads – 3,000 mile challenge to row across the ocean

We are delighted to be supporting the Atlantic Nomads as they take on the gruelling Talisker Whiskey Atlantic Challenge. On the 12th December Tom Rose, James Woolley, Taylor Winyard and Euan Fraser will be taking on a monumental challenge and rowing 3000 miles across the Atlantic Ocean. They will be leaving the safety of La…

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Historical finds at Weeley

A team of professional archaeologists have been investigating fields south off Thorpe Road, Weeley, Essex. The fields belonged to the site of a barracks dating from the Napoleonic Era which provided support to the Martello Towers in North Essex. From prehistoric pits to a Napoleonic war military camp, this site has lots to reveal! Some…

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Barry & Peggy High Scholarship Foundation

We are delighted to announce that 3 apprentices qualified for the ‘Barry & Peggy’ scholarship this year. The CITB manage a unique opportunity for up to 50 Construction Apprentices in our area.  This is to recognise and celebrate their achievements with very generous financial and practical support. The CITB offer these scholarships on behalf of…

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Mayflower Charity Walk

We were proud to be a sponsor of the Mayflower Trail Challenge organised by the Manningtree Rotary club. The route followed the beautiful Essex Way between Harwich and Manningtree, starting at Harwich Low Lighthouse and finishing at Furze Hill Playing Field. Those who participated were able to walk, jog or run the course and were…

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Lights, Camera, Action…

As a huge thank you to all our staff, clients, homeowners, suppliers, family and friends we treated everyone to see the premier of the latest Bond film, ‘No Time to Die’ . It was amazing to see everyone for the long awaited instalment. Thank you to Ipswich Cineworld for the help and support in putting…

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Amazing fundraising for Cancer Research

Paul Barnsley, one of our carpentry apprentices, along with members of the local Building Heroes Team recently completed a sponsored ‘52 mile walk in 24 hours’ around Mersea Island The team raised an incredible £4,834 for their chosen charity, Cancer Research. Well done to everyone involved.

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Exquisite new homes, Queens Drive, Woodbridge

What can I say, the team have truly outdone themselves with these amazing newly, converted homes at our Queens Drive development in Woodbridge. The completion of these last three homes marks the end of this stunning site, which looks like it’s always been part of the landscape, an amazing achievement. So long Woodbridge or is…

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Local Councillors visit Nun’s Green

We were delighted to show both Parish and District Councillors around our new site Nun’s Green, in Great Yeldham. Our Managing Director, Groundworks Manager, Daniel Frost and Construction Director, Neil Wilcockson were on hand to answer questions. There was even an opportunity to talk with the archaeologist currently working on part of the site. Our…

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Housebuilder Awards Finalist 2021

We are delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted as a finalist, in the ‘Community Initiative category’ at this year’s Housebuilder Media awards. The creation of the Lawford Housing Enterprise Trust which provides good quality housing at affordable rents for young people formed the basis of our entry. We are thrilled this scheme has received…

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