Category Archives: Press Releases

SCHOOL LEAVERS TAKE PART IN HAND PICKED ACADEMIES TO BOOST CHANCE OF FES APPRENTICESHIPS

Teenagers from across Forth Valley aiming to kick start their careers as apprentices took part in a top employability course run by building services company FES in conjunction with Hand Picked from CR Smith. The thirty-four school leavers from Alva Academy, Stirling High School, Bannockburn High, Lornshill Academy and Wallace High School attended two Hand…
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CR SMITH BECOMES FIRST SPONSOR OF EDINBURGH TRAMS

The Man in the Blue and White Tram CR Smith becomes first sponsor of Edinburgh Trams Today we announced an exciting, innovative and ground breaking sponsorship with Edinburgh Trams. The sponsorship will mean 18 of the city’s trams will be liveried in distinctive CR Smith branding. Edinburgh Trams was identified as a unique promotional platform…
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Opening Windows of Opportunity with Hand Picked

Hand Picked is a unique employer sponsorship programme, which supports young people into employment.  Set up by CR Smith Chairman Gerard Eadie CBE five years ago, the initiative has helped over 250 young people gain placements on work training academies and paid sponsorship programmes. “I had no experience when I started but I would ask people. I would read…
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