CRASH News

Constructing Excellence SECBE Awards raises £8,000 for CRASH

CRASH was honoured to be chosen as the benefitting charity for the Constructing Excellence SECBE Awards which took place on Thursday 27th June 2019 at the Royal Lancaster Hotel in Hyde Park, London. Each year the Constructing Excellence SECBE Awards are a celebration of everything the Built Environment has to be proud of in the… Read more »

CRASH Honours Patrons at Annual Reception & Award Ceremony

CRASH Charity honoured the generosity and loyalty of their Patron Partners at the Annual Patrons’ Reception & Above and Beyond Awards on Wednesday 26th June 2019 in London. The ceremony brought together senior representatives from the construction and property industry who have all given valuable time and resource to support CRASH. CRASH Chairman, Alan Brookes,… Read more »

CRASH Fundraising Champions 2019 Announced

CRASH is delighted to announce the 2019 cohort of Fundraising Champions; those companies within the construction industry who have undertaken incredible fundraising efforts in the 2018-19 financial year in aid of CRASH charity. This is the second year CRASH has run the scheme and 16 companies are to be recognised in 2019. The money raised… Read more »

National Building Awards raises £5,782 for CRASH

CRASH was honoured to be chosen as the benefitting charity for the National Building Awards, which took place on the 22nd May at Wembley Stadium in London. The National Building Awards celebrate and reward the best in the industry, providing recognition of their achievements both individually and as a company. Over 250 people attended the… Read more »

CRASH helps refurbish a family flat for a children’s hospice in Oxford

CRASH helped Helen & Douglas House children’s hospice refurbish one of their family flats. This will allow children with life-limiting conditions to receive specialist end of life care, whilst remaining close to their parents and families. Helen & Douglas House care for terminally ill children, young adults and their families in Oxford and the surrounding… Read more »

Forterra takes on Scafell Pike raising £13,244 for CRASH

A team of mountaineers from CRASH Patron Partner Forterra have climbed Scafell Pike, the highest mountain in England, raising £6,622 for CRASH Charity. Forterra generously charity matched the amount, taking the total raised to £13,244. The team have already climbed Ben Nevis in 2017, followed by Snowdon in 2018, and have now completed the full… Read more »

Join the construction industry at Rough Runner 2019

Location: Finsbury Park, London, N4 2DADate: Saturday 7th September 2019Registration fee: £40 per person Fundraising target: £150 per person Sign up here Let’s make Rough Runner 2019 bigger, better and muddier than ever! Following the success of last year, we’ll be back at Finsbury Park, London on Saturday 7th September with our very own construction… Read more »

The Wildgoose Chase is back!

Entries are now open for The Wildgoose Chase 2019, sponsored for a third year by Taylor Wimpey. Join industry peers on the 19th September for an afternoon of fun and team-building in London all in aid of your industry charity CRASH. Date: Thursday 19th September 2019Location: Tiger Tiger, Haymarket, London, SW1Y 4EL Entry Fee: £800… Read more »

CRASH helps to create a much-needed family bedroom for a children’s hospice in London

CRASH has created an additional bedroom at Richard House Children’s Hospice. This will allow children with life-limiting conditions to stay and receive 24-hour palliative care, whilst remaining close to their parents and families. Richard House Children’s Hospice provide specialist care for babies, children and young adults who have life shortening or complex health conditions such… Read more »

NMBS Gala Dinner raises £6,537 for CRASH

CRASH was delighted to be chosen as the benefitting charity for the NMBS Gala Dinner which took place on the 9th April, the evening before the number one buying and selling event the NMBS Exhibition, at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry. Over 600 people attended the Dinner, enjoying a sumptuous three-course meal and a great night… Read more »