Newcastle-under-Lyme in Bloom Sponsorship

2020-06-12T15:39:28+01:00June 12th, 2020|

We're proud to sponsor Newcastle-under-Lyme in Bloom for another year. We're committed to supporting the communities in which we live and work.  Red plays an active role in making every community in which it operates a better place to live and work, knowing that the ongoing vitality of our host local communities has a direct impact on the long term health of our business. We're delighted to be sponsoring Newcastle-under-Lyme in Bloom for another year. The planters on Borough Road, near our head office, have been refreshed and are looking beautiful, thank you to Newcastle-under-Lyme Green Team for their [...]

We chat to world class triathlete Jacqui Allen

2020-05-07T16:18:31+01:00May 7th, 2020|

We caught up with the amazing triathlete Jacqui Allen. Jacqui is originally from Stoke-on-Trent, where we grew up and developed an interest in swimming and then triathlons.  She went on to become a fire fighter before deciding to pursue the dream of becoming a professional triathlete.  She's now a world class competitor with many wins under her belt - she currently lives in Australia with her husband (and fellow triathlete), Ben. We spoke to Jacqui about her journey and delved into her childhood, triathlon career so far, and her top tips for us at home! Download the Full [...]

Staying at home

2020-04-03T11:34:50+01:00April 3rd, 2020|

Here's a bit of light entertainment! We know it's difficult and challenging times, and we want to give a huge thank you to our incredible team who are working hard to ensure waste continues to be collected and processed efficiently, and to our industrial cleaning team who are carrying out much needed services at this time. When you're at home, why not try these ideas: 1. Colour in a Truck Download a Print Out! 2. Apply for the Red Industries Landfill Communities Fund Start your application for the Red Industries Landfill Communities Fund.  Our fund [...]

Snowdrop Project

2020-02-17T14:16:34+00:00February 17th, 2020|

We’ve donated boulders from Walleys Landfill to be used in a feature on a prominent local roundabout. The council have used them to create an eye-catching Snowdrop Sculpture feature on Northwood Lane roundabout (Clayton), which is now starting to take shape. We think it’s a great idea to put these boulders to good use whilst supporting an imaginative local community project! This project has been created in partnership with Newcastle-under-Lyme Borough Council, PM Training, Newcastle-under-Lyme BID and Derek Mawby Surfacing. We’re proud to support the communities in which we live and work – this may be through supporting projects [...]

Round up of 2019

2020-01-10T14:54:47+00:00January 10th, 2020|

The past 12 months has seen incredible growth and changes in the Red Industries Group. The company has gone from strength-to-strength, providing waste management solutions and environmental services to even more customers across the UK. Here’s some of the year’s highlights: Environmental Resource Group 17th December 2018 saw us acquire Environmental Resource Group, and over 2019 the company was re-branded as part of the Red Industries Group.  The acquisition enhanced our service offering to existing Red and ERG customers, providing a wide range of waste services and great customer service from our West Midlands locations. Community Funding We surpassed [...]

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

2020-03-23T17:17:31+00:00February 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+00:00February 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 [...]