News

08/12/2017

Volunteers from our Inverness branch gave up their time to transform a city school room at Merkinch Primary School in time for Christmas.

The Ocean Room was a little bit tired at Merkinch Primary School, which consists of a pupil roll of 350, and our local team stepped up and offered to help give the room a refresh.

07/12/2017

On 5th December, Bell Group in partnership with Glasgow Clyde College, launched the Bell Decorating Academy which will focus on supplementing the painting and decorating skills taught in the college with hands-on experience.

The launch event took place at the College’s Anniesland campus, where the college was presented with a plaque to mark the partnership and Craig Bell, CEO of Bell Group, hosted a presentation and discussion with students.

07/11/2017

As part of an international exchange, Bell Group recently hosted a student from Germany. Pia Bennemann from Ascheberg, Germany had been studying level 3 painting and decorating and was offered by her college the chance to come to the UK to learn new skills and gain valuable experience in another country.

Our team in the East Midlands have been working with Pia for the past few weeks and have been impressed with how keen she was to learn.

03/11/2017

Bell Group raised a brilliant £806.00 for Macmillan Cancer Support through holding Coffee Mornings nationwide for an impressive three weeks! The event swept across our branches with a ‘Bell Group Bake Off’ also being initiated with the chance for the lucky winner to win three prizes.

31/10/2017

Bell Group’s Airdrie team are proud to have raised £2,600.00 recently, when they teamed up with CarillionAmey at the Excelsior Stadium for Armed Forces Charity SSAFA.

The firms hosted a five-a-side football tournament and fun day at New Broomfield, in support of Armed Forces Charity SSAFA.

The turnout was brilliant! 16 teams all competed for the trophy, including teams from our Airdrie, Kirkcaldy, Edinburgh and Aberdeen branches! It ended up being Bell Group final, Airdrie vs Kirkcaldy, with Kirkcaldy taking the win!

30/10/2017

Hyde Housing along with Bell Group and other contractors have established a property services Health and Safety Core Group. The Group will support a more consistent approach to health, safety and operations which will make sites safer, as well as raising awareness of safety issues among contractors’ operatives.

24/10/2017

Bell Group, are proud to have supported Sunderland’s Business Improvement District’s (BID) recent campaign called 100 Quick Wins.

100 Quick Wins is a collaboration project with Sunderland Business Improvement District (BID), Sunderland College and Sunderland Council, which saw up to 3000 students embark upon a three-day clean-up campaign from 18-20 October.

As part of the campaign, local organisations supported the students to carry out various tasks including painting of shutters, weeding and litter picking.

23/10/2017

Bell Group UK joined #teamstroke to complete the Thames Bridges bike ride through London’s busiest tourist routes on Sunday 1st October. The Bell Cycling team conquered chaotic London traffic, pot holes, busy junctions…and 13 Thames Bridges to cover 62 kilometres in aid of The Stroke Association.

The team included our Chairman George Bell, who also completed the London to Paris cycle in 2015 in aid of St Andrew’s Hospice.

10/10/2017

What better way to support World Mental Health Day that to announce the launch of our Mental Health Resource Portal!