CRASH News

Construction Industry takes on game show inspired obstacle course Rough Runner

Over 50 brave individuals from across the construction industry took part in Rough Runner on Saturday the 7th September at Finsbury Park, London raising over £5,870 and counting in aid of CRASH Charity. Teams from CRASH Patrons AECOM, Arcadis, Areen Design, Hilti GB and Fundraising Champions Child Graddon Lewis and Guildmore completed 5km and 10km… Read more »

Murphy’s IT Team walk 23 miles in one day raising £1,586 for CRASH

On Saturday 3rd August, Murphy’s IT Team walked 23 miles around the Lake District, raising an impressive £1,586 for CRASH Charity. Ellie Grant, IT Project Manager at Murphy said: ‘‘What an incredible weekend with the team! 19 members of the IT team walked 23 miles, in just one day, around Ullswater in the Lake District,… Read more »

CRASH Patrons take part in Prudential-RideLondon 100 in aid of CRASH

CRASH is in awe of Simon A, Simon R, John, Dan and Spencer who took part in Prudential RideLondon – Surrey and cycled 100 miles to raise vital funds for CRASH. After months of dedicated training, the five cyclists from CRASH Patron companies: A J Morrisroe & Sons, Arcadis, Beale & Co and Knauf took… Read more »

The Buildbase Commercial Team Sleep Out raises £855 for CRASH

Buildbase’s Commercial Team, joined by Roca Bathrooms, successfully completed a 12 hour sleep out in one of their branch car parks on Thursday 1st August, helping to raise awareness and vital funds for CRASH Charity. Over 20 members of the team took part, sleeping on a cardboard base and with only sleeping bags to keep… Read more »

Construction News Awards raises £10,836 for CRASH

CRASH was honoured to be chosen as the benefitting charity at the 2019 Construction News Awards which took place on Thursday 11th July at Grosvenor House, Park Lane, London. The glamorous awards ceremony brought together more than 1,200 of the UK’s leading clients and contractors for a glittering evening of celebration, recognition and networking. Lem… Read more »

VolkerFitzpatrick Golf Day raises over £13,000 for CRASH

CRASH is delighted to announce that VolkerFitzpatrick have raised over £13,000 through their Charity Golf Day which took place on Wednesday 3rd July at The Hertfordshire Golf & Country Club. 23 teams from across the construction industry took part in the day and were welcomed with a bacon sandwich followed by an 18 hole course… Read more »

Taylor Wimpey crowned CRASH Sailing Cup Champions 2019

Taylor Wimpey are crowned the CRASH Sailing Cup Champions 2019, taking home the Cup at Port Solent on Friday 12th July. The fourth annual Sailing Cup saw 11 teams from companies across the construction industry challenge each other in three races; 8build, ACO Technologies, AHR Architects, Amey, Bauder, BuckleyGrayYeoman, Cundall, Imtech and Scotch Partners all… Read more »

CRASH restores roof for a homelessness day centre in Coventry

CRASH helped Coventry Jesus Centre restore the roof of their busy day centre. The new roof will protect many homeless people who visit the day centre. The charity applied to CRASH to repair the roof of their day centre which had not been modernised in over 20 years and was showing clear signs of damage:… Read more »