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GB racers support local charities

by Mike Birkett, 19/06/2018

GB’s charity fund-raising for 2015 took to the track when a team of four members of staff went endurance go-karting to raise £400 for three local charities.

The Endurance Racing event was held at Warrington’s indoor Team Sport track and was hosted by Royal Bank Of Scotland.

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An instant hit – GB at St Gregory’s

An instant hit – GB at St Gregory’s

Our new sporting partnership with Warrington Wolves Charitable Foundation and St Gregory’s RC High School at Westbrook has been voted an instant hit after just one session.

Launching the fourth year of our collaboration with the Foundation, we have teamed up to provide special sporting sessions for the school until the end of the summer term.Read More

CHARITY OF THE MONTH – Mollie’s Memories

CHARITY OF THE MONTH – Molliey’s Memories

Lola-Sue with Molliey

Mollie’s Memories was nominated as the first GB charity of the month for 2015 by Kayleigh Logsdon in support of her friend Mollie Beechall who had been diagnosed with terminal cancer.

The charity was set up to help 19-year-old Mollie to build as many memories as possible with her 18-month-old daughter, Lola-Sue, before she was finally overcome by the disease.Read More

Merry Christmas from Gladstone Brookes

Toys-r-us christmas charity

The Gladstone Brookes elves pictured with overflowing trolleys at the end of their £1,000 trolley dash in aid of the Warrington Toy Appeal

To bring our year of giving to a close, Santa’s little helpers from Gladstone Brookes went on a high speed trolley dash around Toys’R’Us to scoop up £1,000 worth of new toys which will be donated to under-privileged children this Christmas.

Three teams of elves were in competition with each other to see who could search out the most bargains for their £333 share of the money and complete the task in fastest time.Read More

SUCCESS STORY – Amber gets the wedding of her dreams (Money Memories Round 1 winner)

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Amber Arnold and Toby Miller had been together for eight years and were working hard towards getting their dream wedding.

Everything seemed to be going well.  Amber got a promotion in her job and they finally got their first house.  Toby was approaching his final qualification to become a civil engineer and everything seemed set fair.Read More

Gladstone Brookes recognised for charity work

Gladstone Brookes recognised for charity work

Gary Watmough (left) and Stuart Farley (right) of Gladstone Brookes pictured with Adrian Derbyshire, Disability Partnership ambasador, who nominated the firm for the award

Gladstone Brookes are the proud recipients of an Appreciation of Effort Award from Warrington Disability Partnership (WDP).

Stu Farley and Gary Watmough received the award on behalf of the company from WDP chairman Dave Thompson MBE DL MBA after being nominated by former Great Britain athlete and WDP ambassador, Adrian Derbyshire.Read More

SUCCESS STORY: £50,190.07± from nine successful claims!

SUCCESS STORY: £50,190.07 from nine successful claims!

Antony Jones is a busy man.  He works for a Germany based company and spends his time travelling between his Cheshire home, the firm’s German headquarters and field trips to India and North America.

All of which means he was just too busy to do anything about claiming back any of the PPI he was sure he had paid on a number of agreements over the years.Read More

GB Charity event – Remembrance Ride

GB Charity event – Remembrance Ride

Gladstone Brookes has become the first organisation to buy a specially designed sports wheelchair for the planned Warrington Wolves Charitable Foundation wheelchair rugby team.

A three-strong team of cyclists – Anthony Chorlton, Leon Moye and Gareth Burke – took part in the Foundation’s Remembrance Day Ride at the David Lloyd sports centre in Warrington.

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Charity of the month for November is Children In Need and Pudsey Bear paid a visit to the office to receive the dress down cheque of £675 from super-heroes Superman and Batman.

This brings the GB charity total to £7,672 so far this year with December’s donation to the Warrington Christmas Toy Appeal still to come.Read More

CHARITIES 2014 – The story so far

by Mike Birkett, 19/06/2018

As a firm Gladstone Brookes is committed giving back to the community.

We are a highly successful business and we want to share our good fortune, both with the local community in which we work and live, regionally and nationally.

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