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£1.3m Contract Award for Power Station Roads

Bethell have been successful in securing a £1.3m external works contract at the new £600m CCGT power station at Carrington, Manchester. Work at the project has been ongoing for the past three years and completion is expected in Spring 2016. The external works contract has been awarded by the consortium building the new power plant, […]

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Lancashire Bridge - Official Opening Ceremony

Works to reveal Lancashire Bridge for the first time in 78 years have now been completed, and the bridge was officially opened on Saturday 24th October. The Mayor of Stockport, Councillor Andrew Verdeille, unveiled a plaque in his honour on the town centre feature recently completed by Bethell. The project was constructed by Bethell as […]

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10 year Anniversary of Apprentice Scheme Celebrated with Five New Entrants

We are pleased to welcome five new entrants onto our long-established apprenticeship scheme which this year celebrated its 10th anniversary.  The five newcomers from Bolton and the surrounding area will attend college on a weekly day release over a two year period to attain their NVQ2 qualification and, if they desire, they can then decide […]

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Second cheque for £5,000 handed over to Children’s Hospice

Bethell’s staff and suppliers helped to raise £10,000 from a recent Family Fun day event which was organised to celebrate the Company’s 150 year anniversary. The Company decided to split the sum equally between two local children’s hospices, Francis House in Manchester and Derian House in Chorley. Derian House has an enviable reputation in setting […]

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Family Fun Day raises £10,000 for Children’s Charities

A recent Family Fun day organised to celebrate the Company’s 150 year anniversary, raised an astonishing £10,000 for local children’s charities and the Company decided to split the sum equally between two local children’s hospices, Francis House in Manchester and Derian House in Chorley. The first charity  to benefit was Francis House and the photograph […]

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Gold Medal for Bethell for Five years of Safety Excellence

Bethell’s health and safety performance over the past five years has been recognised with the award of a special gold medal by RoSPA (Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents). The medal was presented to HSQE Director, Ian Madden, at a special award ceremony held at the Hilton Hotel at the National Exhibition Centre at […]

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Further success for Bethell at new Aldi store at Poynton

Bethell have been selected as the preferred civil engineering contractor to undertake all groundwork, drainage and external works at Aldi’s new store on London Road in Poynton. The £800,000 civils contract will commence in July and  completion is scheduled for February 2016.  The site will comprise of a new 1,600 square metre store for Aldi […]

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The directors were pleased to invite over 200 guests including current staff, retired employees and their families to a fun-filled day to celebrate the Company’s 150th Anniversary. Festivities included bouncy castles, crazy golf, sumo wrestling, rodeo bull, face painting and  many other children’s activities. All guests enjoyed a feast from the giant barbecue, goodies from […]

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£1.2m Contract Award for West Yorkshire HGV Park

Bethell have been successful in winning a £1.2m project for the construction of a HGV and staff vehicle parking facility at Expect Distribution’s HQ in Bradford adjacent to the M606. The 24 week contract involves responsibility for the design and construction of 4,500m2 of lorry trailer parking space and 2,000m2 of staff car parking space. […]

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