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03 May 2019Client news: Willshee's to help Hobbycraft get greener

Hobbycraft has appointed Burton-based Willshee’s as their sole waste and recycling partner to achieve zero waste to landfill as part of the company’s commitment to be carbon neutral by 2021. With over 90 stores and more than 24,000 product lines, Hobbycraft’s Burton National Distribution Centre has vast amounts of packaging ... (click to read more)

02 May 2019Client news: Local Riding Centre to Launch Confidence and Wellbeing Coaching using the Natural Herd Instincts of Horses

FCM is proud to be working with Staffordshire based Harness Coaching CIC, who is partnering with Scropton Riding Centre to offer a new service at the established riding centre that aims to build confidence and wellbeing of young people in the calming presence of horses.    A free taster session ... (click to read more)

18 Apr 2019Client news: Staffordshire Farm Attraction Reveals Musical Sensory Play Experience

Visitors to a Staffordshire family farm attraction will be able to experience its new Musical Maze, a sensory outdoor play area uniquely designed to be accessible for all abilities to enjoy and experience. The new attraction arrives as the Farm gears up for a busy summer season following record ... (click to read more)

12 Apr 2019Client news: Chamber Chief Encourages Businesses to Focus on their Growth Plans despite Brexit Extension

As Brexit negotiations continue to frustrate and worry many business owners, Chris Plant, Director of Burton and District Chamber is urging businesses across the region not to lose sight of their growth plans. “With Brexit continuing to dominate the political and media world our members have been vociferous in their ... (click to read more)

01 Apr 2019Client news: More than a touch of Frost at Willshee's

FCM is proud to be working alongside the team at Willshee's Waste & Recycling to announce a new appointment; Gary Frost has joined Willshee’s in the new role of Operations Manager, bringing a wealth of experience and knowledge as the company gears up for growth. Previously with Biffa, Gary is responsible ... (click to read more)

22 Mar 2019Client news: GEV Wind Power announce cutting edge maintenance solution

FCM is delighted to be offering PR Support to GEV Wind Power in 2019, announcing the next generation wind turbine maintenance solution being showcased by Clobotics and GEV Wind Power at the 2019 Wind Europe Conference and Exhibition in Bilbao from 2-4 April. The new global partnership between GEV Wind Power and ... (click to read more)

15 Mar 2019Client news: Springing into Easter at National Forest Adventure Farm

FCM Associates is very pleased to be working with a Staffordshire family farm as it celebrates record visitor numbers in the run up to its much-loved Easter event. The National Forest Adventure Farm, in Tatenhill, which saw visitor figures rocket this February half-term with numbers up 75% on last year, ... (click to read more)

01 Feb 2019Former Dragon’s Den Star to Reveal Story of Resilience and Determination at Staffordshire Let’s Do Business Exhibition

EAST STAFFORDSHIRE: BBC Dragon’s Den star and successful entrepreneur Rachel Elnaugh, has been named as headline speaker at Let’s Do Business on Thursday 27th June 2019, the region’s largest business exhibition jointly organised by Staffordshire Chambers of Commerce and Greater Birmingham Chambers of Commerce.     Rachel Elnaugh, best known for ... (click to read more)

25 Jan 2019Client news: Independent Estate Agent rated ‘Exceptional’ in Best Estate Agent Guide 2019

FCM is delighted to be working with South Derbyshire based, Liz Milsom Properties, as the company celebrates being rated ‘Gold and Exceptional’ for sales by the UK’s Best Estate Agent Guide 2019, placing them in the top 5% tier of UK estate agency branches!* In partnership with the UK’s largest ... (click to read more)

01 Dec 2018Client news: Willshee’s tackling rise in commercial waste this festive season

FCM is proud to be offering PR support to Willshee’s Waste & Recycling,  who are leading the way as they work around the clock this festive season to help restaurants, pubs and bars to recycle commercial waste over the Christmas period. The festive period, which sees a rise of 30%* in ... (click to read more)

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