Category: Celebration & Awards

Celebration & Awards

National Family Business Awards 2019 Finalists

Chequers Contract Services Ltd are thrilled to have been announced as Finalists in the National Family Business Awards 2019 in the Construction & Property category. The National Family Business Awards were founded 10 years ago by Family Business Place. They recognise and celebrate the extraordinary 4.8 million entrepreneurial families who have dedicated their lives to

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Celebrating Success

We are thrilled and proud to announce the promotion of two of our valued team members, Alexandra Magalhaes and Marco Silva to the title of Associate Directors.     Both Alexandra and Marco have proved themselves to be crucial members of the Chequers team and we are extremely proud of their achievements. Alexandra began her career

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Award Success

on Thursday 27th September 2018 Executive Director James Kelly, CEO Rosaleen Liard and our BICSc Training Assessor of the Year finalist Marcio Geraldes were joined by Derek Sennett from Optivo Housing Association at the BICSc Annual Awards and Dinner. It was a very successful evening, seeing Optivo and Chequers collecting the award for ‘Client Commitment

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Chequers Certified Gold

In recognition of our continued commitment to sustainability and reducing our carbon footprint, we have been awarded the Carbon Smart Gold certification!   To take a proactive stance and address our contribution to climate change, we have committed to the Carbon Smart Programme.   Being Carbon Smart means taking an intelligent and flexible approach to

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Apprentices Celebrated as we Welcome New Recruits

At Chequers, we were incredibly proud to see three of our former apprentices graduate from Croydon College last month.   Joe, Danielle and Marcus have all accepted full time roles within the company after completing their course, and were officially presented with their diploma’s at a ceremony in March.   Our CEO Rosaleen Liard was

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Best Business in the Community

We were honoured to win a Mayor of Croydon Civic Award for our commitment to the Croydon community this month.   Shortlisted in the Business in the Community category, our continued efforts toward local recruitment and development of skills were recognised on what was a fantastic evening.   We spent the night with the borough’s

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Thanking Our Staff As We Turn 30

  Last week we celebrated some of the fantastic work done on a daily basis by our people at an event to mark our 30th Anniversary.   We welcomed over 50 staff members across all areas of the business for a special evening hosted by the Mayor of Croydon.   The evening saw employees recognised

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Celebrating Diversity at Lansdowne Green

  Chequers got involved in the festivities at Lansdowne Green last weekend to celebrate diversity in the community!   The annual International Day held at Lansdowne Green was held by our client Optivo, and saw residents, contractors and housing officers come together in a day of good food, good music and community cohesion.   Colourful

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Chequers At Croydon PrideFest

  This weekend we took part in the second annual Croydon PrideFest in support of the LGBTQ community.   Chequers members of staff manned a stall at the event, decked out in Pride colours and running competitions and giving out prizes.   We were also selling Lady Garden hoodies to raise money for the Gynaecological

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International CSR Excellence Award Winners!

We were honoured to join a host of like-minded businesses at The International CSR Excellence Awards ceremony, where we picked up an award for our environmental practices.   Chequers was awarded the Bronze award for Sustainability at the ceremony in The Palace of Westminster for our efforts to drive down emissions and lower our carbon

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