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29.02.2024 by Payal Singhal

LHC partners with housing charity HACT to deliver social value

The significance of social value for local communities is not just about compliance but a reflection of a local authority’s capability to serve its communities and residents effectively.

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29.02.2024 by Poppy Stockport & Shield

Shield’s Asbestos Division to provide Services to the ASC1 Framework

Shield’s Asbestos Division Will Provide Services to LHC Procurement Group’s (LHC) Asset Safety and Compliance (ASC1) Framework

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20.01.2024 by Green Accord and Poppy Stockport

Energy Saving Week: 10 Ways you can Reduce Energy Usage in Your Home

Energy Saving Week is an annual campaign to address the issues of fuel poverty and energy inefficiency, first launched in 2012 by the Citizens Advice Bureau and the Department for Business, Energy & Industry Strategy.

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12.01.2024 by Poppy Stockport & Benchmarx

Benchmarx: Supporting the Decent Homes Standard across the South West.

Benchmarx Kitchens and Joinery, part of Travis Perkins, are the #1 kitchen supplier on the South West Procurement Alliance (SWPA) Framework.

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05.01.2024 by Poppy Stockport

The Team visits Teignmouth to Beach Clean

The South West Procurement Alliance (SWPA) organised a beach clean on the shores of Teignmouth in Devon, back in October last year, in conjunction with the Surfers Against Sewage initiative, the Million Mile Clean.

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22.12.2023 by Dean Fazackerley

LHC Frameworks leading the way with mission zero

LHC Procurement Group’s Head of Marketing and Communications, Justin Costello in conversation with Dean Fazackerley, Head of Technical Procurement.

Energy efficiency, retrofit and compliance topped the agenda for LHC public sector frameworks in 2023 and we aim to continue in 2024.

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21.12.2023 by Poppy Stockport & Nationwide Windows & Doors

Smart Security: Peace of Mind for Residents and their Families

Did you know that approximately 35 percent of all break-ins in the UK are through unlocked windows and doors? Just ask yourself, how many times have you been away from home and wondered if you’d locked your front door?

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21.12.2023 by Jennifer Castle

Safety and Compliance focus for LHC Conference

When it comes to building safety, “people are starting to get it,” says Dame Judith Hackitt. Speaking at our launch event for our Asset Safety and Compliance (ASC1) framework, she added that she is seeing companies and individuals stepping up, taking responsibility, and starting to collaborate as they address “the biggest change to regulation in a generation.”

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15.11.2023 by Poppy Stockport & the Green Accord

What can you do to reduce your carbon footprint?

To start your journey to reducing your carbon footprint and contribute to the all-important net zero aim, it is essential to take a look at the small daily tasks and travel plans you may have, and work on making small changes to these where necessary.

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07.11.2023 by Poppy Stockport

Q&A with Andrew Saunders from the Building Safety Regulator

Ventro have delivered quarterly thought leadership webinars throughout 2023. During their October 2023 webinar, "The Future of Fire Safety 2023 and beyond" they hosted Andrew Saunders from the BSR who delivered an exceptional presentation focusing on the recent updates the Building Safety Act introduced, and more specifically, what will be required from APs & PAPs from the BSR.

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