CRASH News

Builders’ Merchants Awards raises £5,252 for CRASH and the Rainy Day Trust

CRASH was honoured to be selected as one of two benefiting charities for the Builders’ Merchants Awards which took place on the 22nd November at the Hilton Park Lane Hotel in London. Returning for the 18th year, the Builders’ Merchants Awards celebrate excellence throughout the merchant sector. The awards were hosted by the inspirational Dame… Read more »

Property Week Management All Star Awards Raises £1,709 for CRASH

CRASH is delighted to announce that the Property Week Management All-Star Awards raised £1,709 for CRASH on Wednesday 6th November 2019 in London. Returning for a fourth year the Property Week Management All Star Awards celebrated excellence across all segments of management of real estate. Taking place at the magnificent Grosvenor House in Mayfair, attendees… Read more »

The Brick Awards raises £5,505 for CRASH

CRASH is delighted to announce that the Brick Awards 2019 raised an impressive £5,505 for CRASH on Wednesday 13th November at the Royal Lancaster Hotel in London.  Returning for the 43rd year, the awards were hosted by Giles Brandreth and were a true celebration of the very best use of brick in the built environment. … Read more »

CRASH helps London homelessness charity with life-changing building project

The Upper Room has been helping homeless and vulnerable people since 1990. Since opening as a soup kitchen 25 years ago, the charity’s services have developed dramatically. It now runs three main projects which give people who are socially disadvantaged the tools and skills they need to restore their dignity, reduce their risk of homelessness… Read more »

CPA Autumn Lunch raises £7,583 for CRASH

CRASH is delighted to announce that the Construction Products Association (CPA) Autumn Lunch charity draw raised £7,583 for CRASH on Thursday 31st October 2019 in London. The three-course lunch welcomed over 600 guests from across the industry who heard from world-renowned behavioural economist and Financial Times columnist, Tim Harford OBE. After dinner, there was a… Read more »

NMBS Dinner Dance Raises £12,000 for CRASH

CRASH is delighted to announce that the NMBS Dinner Dance raised £12,000 for CRASH on Saturday 26th October 2019, in London. NMBS is the largest buying society for independent builders’, timber, hardware, and plumbing and heating merchants, and the annual Dinner Dance is one of the biggest and most anticipated events in the merchant calendar…. Read more »

The NAS Centenary Celebration Fundraiser Raises over £3,000 for CRASH

CRASH was honoured to be the chosen charity at the NAS Centenary Celebration Fundraiser which took place on Thursday the 24th October at County Hall, London. The 1920s Art Deco themed night saw NAS Members and industry figures dress up in black tie and flapper dresses to enjoy a three-course meal and dance the night… Read more »

The Wildgoose Chase raises £26,900 for CRASH

CRASH is delighted to announce that this year’s Wildgoose Chase, sponsored by Taylor Wimpey, raised an incredible £26,900 for CRASH. The event, which was developed by Taylor Wimpey graduates in 2017, welcomed 25 teams from: Taylor Wimpey, VolkerFitzpatrick, Rydon, London Building Control, Osborne, SUMO Services, Arcadis, Rock Kitchen Harris, Focus and NPA24:7. Teams arrived and… Read more »

CRASH helps renovate support centre for homeless and vulnerable adults in Nottingham

Emmanuel House support the most vulnerable citizens in Nottingham to tackle isolation, vulnerability and homelessness. They have between 60 and 90 visitors every day which equates to over 23,000 each year.  They offer essential survival services including access to hot food and drinks, the opportunity to change into clean, dry clothing and shower and laundry… Read more »