Donna Louise Launches The Butterflies

2019-09-12T10:34:00+01:00July 29th, 2019|

Butterfly campaign takes flight for The Donna Louise A hospice today launches a special campaign inspired by former service user Charlotte Thom which will culminate in a stunning butterfly themed art installation at the heart of the world-renowned gardens at the Trentham Estate. Taking Flight, an inspiring temporary installation made up of 5,000 ceramic butterflies will take centre stage at Trentham Gardens from late May until early November, and each intricately made butterfly will be available to buy with all funds raised benefitting The Donna Louise Hospice for Children & Young People. We're incredibly proud to be one [...]

Community getting involved for Volunteers Week

2019-06-19T10:18:14+01:00June 19th, 2019|

Planting up takes place as part of Volunteers Week A big thank you to Edenhurst Preparatory School, Westlands Womens Institute, Borough Mayor Simon White, and Staffordshire Federation Womens Institute, and the Newcastle Borough Council Green Team for their support in freshening up the planters on Borough Road. Purple, green, and white plants were used to fill the refurbished planters - the colour theme of Women's Suffrage.  The project was created in partnership with Staffordshire Federation WI to celebrate their 100th anniversary. The project was completed as part of Volunteers Week.  Despite the wet weather, the fantastic volunteers were [...]

Landfill Communities Fund – March Closing Date

2019-02-19T09:19:32+01:00February 19th, 2019|

Our next closing date for applications is 4th March Is your community group looking for funding for a project that would benefit the local people?  Get in touch and see if we can help! The Red Industries Landfill Communities Fund has awarded over £950,000 to local community groups since the fund was started in July 2017.  We've helped football clubs, scout groups, heritage organisations, churches, community kitchens and more with funding. If you're project is within 3 miles of our landfill site (Silverdale) or treatment facility (Burslem), you could be eligible to apply. Applications are reviewed four times per [...]

Shortlisted for Business of the Year 2019

2019-02-11T11:05:28+01:00February 11th, 2019|

We are thrilled to have been shortlisted for Business of the Year in The Sentinel Business Awards 2019 To be nominated for a second year running is fantastic news for the company and a huge testament to the hard work of all our employees.  In 2018 we were delighted to have won the award and be crowned Business of the Year 2018! The Business of the Year award is judged on a wide range of criteria including evidence of performance, strategic intent, future plans and how this benefits the local economy and contributes to local aims and prosperity. The [...]

Newcastle Town FC Sponsorship Deal

2019-04-23T13:11:52+01:00July 25th, 2018|

We're thrilled to be sponsoring local football club, Newcastle Town FC. We are delighted to announce that Red Industries have signed a major sponsorship deal with Newcastle Town Football Club.  The deal includes the rebranding of the stadium to the Red Industries Stadium as well as our logo on the home kit, reserve away kit, and mini-bus. Newcastle Town Football Club has 28 teams, including their first team who play in the Evo-Stik league, reserve team, and a thriving youth section.  They have training grounds and pitches at their Roe Lane Playing Fields site as well as a pitch [...]

Chamber of Commerce Awards Finalists

2018-08-03T15:16:10+01:00July 16th, 2018|

We were finalists for Medium/ Large Business of the Year and overall Business of the Year Red Industries were finalists and highly commended in the Medium/ Large Business of the Year category at the Staffordshire Chambers Business Awards 2018.  We were also delighted to find out we were one of four finalists for the overall Business of the Year award. We were runners up and highly commended in the Medium/ Large Business of the Year category. Judges looked at financial performance, leadership and management, staff development and training, environmental performance and energy efficiency, innovation, social responsibility, long-term business sustainability, and [...]

We’re Sponsoring Danny Worsdale

2018-07-05T13:28:34+01:00July 5th, 2018|

We're delighted to be sponsoring up-and-coming golfer, Danny Worsdale Danny became interested in golfing by accident six years ago, at the age of 13, after he went with his dad and mates for a bit of fun. Danny said, “I really enjoyed golf the first time I played and have been playing ever since, it’s now taken over my life! I like playing golf as I can work hard at it and keep seeing improvements - it’s all about learning and progressing.” Danny is currently part of Trentham Golf Club and has just moved out of the junior section. At [...]

We’re in the Hot 100

2018-06-28T12:50:50+01:00June 26th, 2018|

We're proud to have featured in The Sentinel's Hot 100 Businesses Red Industries featured in The Sentinel's Hot 100 businesses.  We're delighted that Red, and our staff who make the company the success it is, have been showcased in their first Hot 100 list. Companies were chosen to feature in the Hot 100 for a number of reasons – because of their current performance, a great innovation, importance to the local economy, or what a firm or its management and staff have put back into the local community.  The Hot 100 features fantastic companies across the area, and is [...]

Tower to Tower is underway…

2018-05-29T10:24:57+01:00May 29th, 2018|

The team have set off on the exhausting 560km journey... The team of 12, including our Chief Executive Adam, set off from the Eiffel Tower, Paris at 4.30am (UK time) on Monday 28th May to travel 560km to Tower Bridge, London. The incredible team is made up of: Tony Pulis (Manager of Middlesbrough FC) and Rory Delap (former Stoke City FC player) will join 8 local business supporters - Adam Share, Gareth Higgins, Paul Franklin, Paul Staley, James Whitehead, Nick Frost, Steve Bateman, Nathan Walton - and Professor Liz Barnes and Professor Ieuan Ellis, Vice Chancellor and Pro Vice [...]

Finalists: Medium/ Large Business of the Year

2018-05-25T10:05:31+01:00May 25th, 2018|

We've been shortlisted as finalists in the Staffordshire Chamber Business Awards 2018 We're thrilled to have been selected as one of four finalists in the Medium/ Large Business of the Year category.  The other companies who have been nominated are AP Webb Plant Hire Ltd, Lodge Tyre Co Ltd, and S & I Groundworks Limited. This is the second year we have been shortlisted as finalists, having been runners up and Highly Commended for the award in 2017. The award, which is sponsored by Dains Accountants, recognises excellence with a business or company of more than 50 employees.  The [...]