A dazzling display

Our managing director Liam Hanlon was invited to attend The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo last week, which takes place on the Edinburgh Castle Esplanade and is an annual event. The invite to the event was in recognition of The Forshaw Group’s gold award status with the Armed Forces Covenant. The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo dates…

Coasteering through life! INS-Pire activity day

Last Friday (August 18) was an exciting day for the apprentices involved in the INS-Pire academy as they took to the rocks, tidal inlets and seas in Anglesey for a day of coasteering. Coasteering is an activity where you explore rocky coastline by jumping, climbing and swimming. 10 apprentices were invited to attend, along with…

Community clean up at Wallasey Amateur Boxing Club

It is always nice to see the community come together and ‘wipe the floor’! It was tools at the ready at Wallasey Amateur Boxing Club (ABC) in Leasowe for its annual clean up in preparation for the boxing club’s return to training for the new season. Our managing director and Wallasey ABC chairman, Liam Hanlon,…

Three countries, three peaks, three lakes – one team

Last week, starting on Thursday 27 July 2023, a team of about 50 people, including swimmers, cyclists and runners, took on the Paul Lavelle Foundation (PLF) and Tri4Life’s 3×3 Tri Challenge 2023, raising almost £3500 for the Paul Lavelle Foundation. The challenge The event encompassed challenges in Scotland, England and Wales. Starting from Fort William,…

The importance of accreditation

A lot of time and effort goes into ensuring we have all the necessary accreditations at The Forshaw Group. This is why we are delighted that we were recently re-awarded ISO 9001: 2015 accreditation. This achievement and recertification are testament to the hard work and dedication of our team in maintaining our good practices that…

Preparing for the future

The Forshaw Group managing director, Liam Hanlon recently attended the Military Preparation College (MPC) Showcase event at the Royal Liver building. Organised by the MPC based at Toosey Barracks Army Reserve Centre, the event was designed to highlight the opportunities the college can provide school leavers. The Military Academy is a unique training college that…

Experience taught me a few things!

The Forshaw Group is keen to present opportunities to students through work experience. Fifteen-year-old Ivan Ivanov from Prescott School in Knowsley has successfully completed his one-week work experience placement in our finance and accounts team. Making an impression Ivan observed and assisted our finance team on a variety of tasks including the day-to-day financial operations.…

Local business leaders helping to lead the change in construction

The Forshaw Group’s managing director, Liam Hanlon, recently attended the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) Business Leaders’ Reception in Liverpool. Held in the Small Ballroom at the Liverpool Town Hall on Tuesday 27 June 2023, the event included drinks and networking, along with a speech from Sandi Rhys Jones OBE, CIOB President 2023/24. Liam joined…

New beginnings!

The Forshaw Group is pleased to welcome five students from All Saints Catholic High School in Kirby on a work experience week with the company. If the students successfully complete their work experience, they will be joining the business as apprentices next month (July). Here at The Forshaw Group, we support and invest a lot…