Posted by Steph Lella, on December 14, 2016.
Last weekend our Style Acre boys Glen and Ollie were kindly invited by Will and Nell Norton of Manor Farm in Napton to go and spend a day experiencing farm life and all of the jobs involved in running a successful farm. Glen and Ollie had a fantastic time meeting the pigs, sheep and chickens […]Read more
Posted by Steph Lella, on February 4, 2016.
In January, our Luisa Capella attended the opening of Style Acre’s new social enterprise – The Little Bookshop in Butchers Row, Banbury. Luisa was so proud to see that The Little Bookshop’s shelves were completely full with the wonderful books that she, and all of the staff at Hawkins Group had kindly donated to the […]Read more
Posted by Steph Lella, on October 16, 2015.
One of our highly valued roofing supervisors, Richard Marshall (Noshie), who worked with us for many years and you may know personally is taking on the 100km Thames Path Challenge. Over the weekend of 10/11th September 2016, he will follow England’s greatest river – which meanders from its source in the Cotswolds and on […]Read more
Posted by Steph Lella, on September 1, 2015.
As a community focused business, we at Hawkins often help our Banbury community. Currently we support Style Acre by providing long term work experience for two young adults, Glenn & Ollie, who both have learning disabilities (Downs Syndrome). They both come in (on time) every week without fail and carry out office and reception duties. […]Read more
Posted by Steph Lella, on August 13, 2015.
The Banbury phonebox library sits outside St John’s RC Church and was the idea of an anonymous person last year to help spread the love of reading across the town. It was well received by residents living in Banbury before telecommunications giant BT served it an eviction notice. But the ending was a happy one […]Read more
Posted by Steph Lella, on February 25, 2015.
The traditional red kiosk in South Bar, Banbury, Oxfordshire, was converted into the informal book exchange last summer after locals put up a set of shelves for around 40 tomes. But now a notice has gone up from the telecoms giant warning that the library must be removed as it was worried it could injure someone. […]Read more
Posted by Steph Lella, on January 23, 2015.
The Hawkins Group provided sponsorship for The 2015 Banbury & District Table Tennis Association’s Top-Twelve Tournament. This is normally an annual event and took place for the first time in the grand surroundings of the magnificent old Banbury Town Hall. The best twelve players in the Banbury League are invited to take part in the […]Read more
Posted by Steph Lella, on December 19, 2014.
Hawkins are proud to announce their involvement as the main sponsor of ‘Easington Sports Football Team’ for this season. Hawkins are actively getting involved in all club activities and events, including supplying new club kit for the current season. Club News – Physio Passes with Flying Colours One of the clubs stalwart members, Shaun Lambourne […]Read more
Posted by Steph Lella, on December 16, 2014.
Hawkins Steel & Hawkins Roofing Ltd have been awarded the contract to build GEM Tool Hire’s New Banbury Head Quarters. GEM’s original building was destroyed when a neighbouring Industrial unit caught fire just over a year ago. Works have already started on-site for the new 8900sqft Industrial Unit in preparation for the erection of the […]Read more
Posted by Steph Lella, on December 16, 2014.
Hawkins recently headed to colder climates and completed a high level steel install into a live production facility. The team headed up by Eddy Eva, worked late into the night to ensure that there was minimal disruption to the facility and that the tight programme was delivered on-time and to the client’s complete satisfaction.Read more
Posted by Steph Lella, on November 12, 2014.
Hawkins Steel are very pleased to announce that our young apprentice Ryan Cox, was awarded ‘The most improved student of the Year 2014’, in his first year by his tutors at Warwickshire College. Ryan’s progress has been fantastic this year, not only academically but also practically. Ryan is currently one year through a four year […]Read more
Posted by Steph Lella, on November 11, 2014.
Singapore is the current destination for the Hawkins Steel installation team. Hawkins successfully negotiated this exciting opportunity and our team are erecting 16 tonne of system specific steelwork as part of a new laundry installation. The steel work was fabricated within our manufacturing facility in Banbury.Read more