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3 years, 9 months ago

As Winter sets in consideration needs to be made regarding the provision of Winter Maintenance and Gritting. Our national operation provides a proactive gritting and snow clearance service, covering sites seven days a week. The nature of the unpredictable UK weather can offer a serious challenge to businesses but Whiting consistently monitors national weather reports […]

3 years, 11 months ago

All donations have now been collected and we are pleased to announce that the impressive amount of £3,150 was raised for the Snowdon Challenge in support of Pancreatic Cancer and Parkinson’s Disease.  Although it was July, conditions in Snowdonia were miserable at times, with persistent rain and gusty winds on the first morning ensuring that everyone was soaked through […]

4 years, 3 months ago

Throughout the weekend of July 4th and 5th, thirteen members of our Whiting team will be embarking on a challenge to climb Mount Snowdon as many times as possible. The aim is to raise a combined total of £4,000 in support of two chosen charities; Parkinson’s UK and Pancreatic Cancer UK. If you would like […]

4 years, 6 months ago

On a bitterly cold Saturday January 10th, six of our staff volunteered to help in the Christmas Treecycling Project in aid of St. Mary’s Hospice in Birmingham. Along with several other contractors they trawled the streets of Birmingham suburbs Kings Heath, Hall Green, Acocks Green and Yardley, collecting Christmas trees for recycling. A record-breaking 730 […]

4 years, 8 months ago

We have recently taken delivery of five brand new Ford transit vans and a lorry at Wildmoor Lane. The addition of these vehicles will  further reduce our carbon footprint as they have even lower emissions and better fuel efficiency. As well as being 6% bigger the interior fit out of the vans is of a […]

5 years, 2 months ago

On Saturday, July 12th, four Whiting staff members took part in the Tough Mudder endurance test held at Boughton House in Kettering. Chris Ogden, Ian Collins, Matt Murphy and Rich Spear all completed the notoriously rigorous obstacle course which features climbing, log and water challenges among others – and lots of mud! Battling across 12 […]

5 years, 3 months ago

On May 16th we carried out works in Lilbourne Village, Northamptonshire,  together with Prologis employees in support of their Impact Day 2014.  Landscaping took place over two areas – the Memorial Ground and the Village Hall. Works at the Memorial Ground included the installation of a grasscrete area for parking; the instating of benches; the planting […]

5 years, 9 months ago

We have recently added to our extending fleet of owned plant by purchasing a JCB 531-70 Telehandler and an 803-ZTS three ton Digger through our valued supplier Gunn JCB of Smethwick. Whiting are delighted with the brand new plant provided by the quality manufacturer JCB.  

6 years, 2 months ago

Our MD, Maurice Murphy, has just returned from a 10 day trial in the Grand Canyon as part of the PFA Children Today Challenge to win the prestigious Challenge Cup. One of 36 Children Today supporters, Maurice joined one of six teams captained by former professional football legends Lawrie Sanchez, Bob Bolder, Don Goodman, David Oldfield, […]

6 years, 4 months ago

Our tree stock list is now updated. Please contact me if you require up to date quantities and photographs. Michael Ganner