The Cromer branch of Jewson in Norfolk has donated materials to help create a giant advent calendar tree, as part of the town’s annual alternative Christmas tree countdown. Cromer town centre is becoming famous for its unusual churchyard Christmas trees, an event that is now in its third year.
Our Fulham and Battersea branches have partnered up to donate 125 blue 75-litre rhino tubs as stands for the Christmas Trees that have lined the Northcote Road in Battersea Park, as part of the local Christmas celebrations.
Those of you with good memories might recall that at the start of this year, our St Helens branch set a target of raising £1000 by the end of 2014 for Macmillan. Well, we’re pleased to announce that they’ve smashed their target and have already raised an astonishing £1580.00 – and it’s only November!
Our friends at Red Bull recently organised a fantastic competition to get the UK’s skateboarders building skate-able terrain in their local communities. We happily donated the materials needed to make it happen and after a summer of building work – the winner has been revealed!
If you find it difficult to allocate time or funds for training, then we’ve got good news for you: we’re about to launch the Jewson Pro Build Training Tour. It’s free to attend and is taking place at Jewson branches!
We were extremely proud to sponsor the recent Making a Difference Awards 2014. It’s an annual event organised by Wales & West Housing (WWH) which recognises the strength, selflessness and community spirit of its residents. Read full article »