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FES Group Hand Picked Academy Success for Second Year Running

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Seventeen year old Billy Angus has landed his dream job working as a Junior Engineer for Stirling-based building services company, FES. Billy is one of 34 teenagers from schools in the Stirlingshire area to boost their chances of finding a job by taking part in one of two Hand Picked Academies, sponsored by the FES…
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Sleeping out under the stars for charity

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]It’s blustery outside and the nights are drawing in very quickly, which makes you want to stay in and be snuggled up in cosy home But for some people, they don’t have this option as they very sadly don’t have a home. We believe everyone should have a roof over their head and that’s why…
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Handpicked breaking barriers with third Academy at CR Smith

Handpicked breaking barriers with third Academy at CR Smith The Hand Picked Academy, set up by CR Smith Chairman Gerard Eadie CBE, played host to its third successful employment academy. The week-long training course is designed for young people who have been attending countless interviews for jobs but who are struggling to secure the roles.Participants were…
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CR Smith sponsors the Yellows 2003s at Duloch Juniors

Local employer, CR Smith is backing the Duloch Juniors Yellows 2003s with a new sponsorship deal that will provide the young footballers with top of the range match day kit. The sponsorship was agreed under CR Smith’s CR Skills initiative which celebrates sporting values and in recognition of the club’s ethos for fair play and…
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CR Smith in 5 – Things You Didn’t Know About Conservatories

1. Conservatories were frequently used as a symbol of wealth and status during the 17th and 18th centuries. Originally, it was only the wealthiest of landowners that would own a conservatory, however, nowadays they are used more practically to add extra space and light to a home.   2. During WW2 there was a halt…
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£3m investment programme at CR Smith factory

New machinery that can reduce the production time to make a window from days to minutes has been installed at the manufacturing plant of home improvements company CR Smith. The 25m long, fully-automated cutting and machining equipment combines a number of processes that were traditionally carried out separately and is part of a £3m investment in…
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Sponsorship Case Study: PARS Foundation

One of our longest-running sponsorships is with the Pars Foundation, which works alongside Dunfermline Athletic to deliver a programme that introduces the next generation of people to football and its wider benefits. CR Smith is delighted to sponsor the East End Whites 2008 team this season, which forms part of the East End Boys Football…
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