CRASH News

Award Winning RedSky IT Supports CRASH

Patron RedSky IT continued their support of CRASH but this time no mud or meal worms were involved! Held over two days, the CONNECT Conference was a series of sessions where customers could learn about the functionality of RedSky IT’s software and services. CRASH was given the opportunity to speak on the morning of the… Read more »

Paralympian Ade Adepitan Inspires CPA Guests

Construction Products Association’s 2016 Autumn Lunch proved another sell-out success with guests raising more than £6,500 for their industry’s charity CRASH. In keeping with CPA’s usual stellar line up of guest speakers, television presenter and medal-winning wheelchair basketball player Ade Adepitan MBE entertained guests with an inspirational speech and brought is own brand of humour… Read more »

NMBS Guests Raise the Roof AND £12,000 for Charity

Over 1000 people attended NMBS annual dinner dance on Saturday 22nd October raising £12,000 for their chosen charities – CRASH and The Rainy Day Trust – through a combination of table donations, for a prize draw sponsored by Makita to win a bundle of Apple products. Before the evening’s four course meal and fantastic after-dinner entertainment, NMBS… Read more »

Training Fund Provides Future for Homeless People

Designs on a Bright Future – JoshuaA former Emmaus Village Carlton companion has taken his next step towards obtaining a university qualification in Design, thanks to support from Emmaus UK Companion Training Fund.Joshua Hall, originally from Norwich, lived and worked at the Emmaus community in Village Carlton, a homelessness charity that CRASH has supported over… Read more »

Building Live Supports CRASH Charity

Building Live has chosen to support it’s industry charity CRASH by helping raise awareness of our work.Building Live provides a unique, live platform for construction professionals, delivering the highest quality content and insight through Building’s journalism and analysis, Following the success and acclaim for last year’s inaugural event, the 2016 programme will provide delegates with high-level… Read more »

A Sporty Fundraising Fortnight for CRASH

AECOM’s Alex Bill kicked off a sporty fortnight of fundraising for CRASH when he conquered the Chester Marathon on 2nd October raising £440.The following weekend saw a team of nine from Buildbase taking on the 10k Bear Grylls Challenge on Saturday 8th October raising, to date, close to £2,000.They were joined by a seven strong… Read more »

CRASH Patrons Shortlisted for CMAs 2016

CRASH Patrons feature predominantly on the shortlist for the Construction Marketing Awards 2016.The judges deliberated for many hours to decide who would make the prestigious list.“Many fell by the wayside at this stage, not because their entries were poor, but because those who remain are truly excellent.”The winners will be revealed at the CMA Gala… Read more »

Emmaus Brighton Wins ‘Services to Community’ Award

Emmaus Brighton & Hove is celebrating after being announced as the winner of a ‘Services to the Community’ award.The homelessness charity, which will mark 20 years in the Portslade Community, next year was recognised for being a true ‘Community’ destination for visitors. Their Retail Manager Andy says: “It was a terrific feeling to gain such… Read more »

Construction United Support CRASH

Construction United, sponsored by SIG plc, is a new coalition made up of industry stakeholders including trade associations, contractors , charities and Government bodies alongside leading firms from the supply chain that have a vested interest in promoting everything that is great about the Construction sector. They aim to show support for those in the… Read more »

CRASH Honours Patrons at Annual Reception

CRASH honoured its patrons’ unwavering generosity and loyalty at their Annual Reception & Above and Beyond Awards on Thursday 29th September. Hosted by Building, Ecobuild and Barbour ABI at UBM’s Head Office, the ceremony brought together an illustrious gallery of big names from the construction and property industry who have all given their valuable time and resources… Read more »