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Waregrain Group annual golf event raises £700 for Macmillan Cancer Support…

Added on 06/10/17

Tuesday 26th September saw the 4th Waregrain Group Golf Event take place at the fantastic Players Club in Chipping Sodbury. With the sun threatening to break through the clouds, the teams ‘tee’d off’ on a challenging course perfect for golfers of all abilities. Using a stableford format, once the sun appeared, the Players Club really was the perfect setting and a pleasure for Waregrain Group to host.


The playing standard was extremely high with Robert Snook (MG Cannon) taking the individual winner’s trophy home with an amazing 42 points, closely followed in 2nd place by Peter Brandrick (Lechler) with 40 points and in 3rd place was Richard Evans (Indasa) with 39 points.

The team competition was won by ‘Team Panther’ with a record breaking 93 points, 2nd place were ‘Team Ascari’ with 89 points and 3rd were ‘Team Inferno’ with 86 points. The prize for the longest drive was taken by Sean Davies (Davis Motor Company) and the nearest the pin competition was won by Chris Rainbow (Dale Motors).


Derrick Griffin (Waregrain Sales Director) commented, ‘ The feedback we have received from the participants has been fantastic and it was great to host yet another successful day. We’d like to personally thank our partners ACIS, Akzo Nobel, Axalta, BASF, Lechler, Indasa, Mirka, NIBS, Novol, PPG and Upol who help us to make days like this possible and also a huge success.’


With the golfers kindly making a contribution to enter the nearest the pin competition, £700 was raised for Macmillan Cancer Support.


We are already excited about 2018!

Waregrain Group announce 2017 golf event…

Added on 21/04/17

Waregrain Group are delighted to announce that the annual golf day will take place on Tuesday 26th September. The chosen location is The Players Club (Chipping Sodbury) as not only is the course stunning, they have also been fantastic hosts for the previous 3 years. The feedback from attendees is always excellent and everyone enjoys the golf on a course perfect for players of all abilities.

Prizes will be awarded to the best performing team, highest scoring individual and will also include a 'nearest the pin' competition with all proceeds being donated to our chosen charity Macmillan as per the previous years.

What Macmillan do . . .

No one should face cancer alone. So when you need someone to turn to, we’re here. Right from the moment you’re diagnosed, through your treatment and beyond, we’re a constant source of support, giving you the energy and inspiration to help you take back control of your life

For enquiries, please contact us on info@waregrain.com

Steve Perkins wins Extra Mile Award

Added on 04/04/17

The first Waregrain Group Extra Mile Award of 2017 had a record number of nominations from colleagues recognising individuals for supporting the company, customers and each other. This Award was also kindly sponsored by supply partner- Upol.


The judging panel had the tough decision of choosing as there were so many worthy nominees, but the winner for quarter 1 was Reading Branch Manager Steve Perkins. Steve has been with Waregrain Group for over 15 years and his colleagues recognised how he goes the 'Extra Mile' to help across the company. Everyone felt it was essential that a long standing, key member of staff was recognised for their consistent efforts to make a difference.


A delighted Steve commented 'I would like to thank everyone who nominated me and also for the really nice comments I have received since winning the award'.


Well done Steve!


All about people...

Waregrain Group launch GYS Spring promotions

Added on 03/04/17

Waregrain Group have teamed up with car body repair equipment manufacturer GYS to bring a range of promotional offerings to the market.

Created in 1964, GYS are a family-owned company with over 500 employees around the world. Built around continuous investment in research and development and also the acquisition of knowledge, the company is now a major player in the design and manufacture of welding machines, battery chargers and car body repair equipment.

Waregrain Group's sales team will be in the field with the GYS team offering product demonstrations and technical support.

If you would like to arrange a demonstration visit or a copy of our current GYS promotional brochure, please contact your local Waregrain branch or alternatively email us on info@waregrain.com

Merry Christmas and prosperous New Year

Added on 24/12/16

We’d like to wish all of our customers, partners and friends a very Merry Christmas and a prosperous New Year.


Thank you for all of your support this year and we are already excited about 2017!

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