Tag: B&Q

Eastleigh College and B&Q raise money for Children in Need

  Eastleigh students have been pampering staff at the B&Q offices today in aid of Children in Need. The Eastleigh College students who are studying for a BTEC Diploma in Beauty Therapy set up ‘Pudsey’s Pamper Parlour’ providing manicures and over-clothes massages for B&Q staff, in return for staff donations. Commenting on the fundraising, Islay…

B&Q open new Chesnut Ave HQ

To local residents and commuters who have put with months of disruption during construction it has been a long time in coming, but this afternoon yachtswoman Dame Ellen MacArthur will be officially opening the  new Chesnut Avenue headquarters of DIY giant B&Q this afternoon. The large scale development at Chandlers Ford covers over 300,000 sq…

Government to axe ‘warmfront’ grants

The government are to continue the previous administration’s policy of gradually withdrawing ‘warmfront’ grants which entitles the elderly and needy to free insulation for their homes it has emerged. Chris Huhne the Energy minister, has announced that grants are to be phased out and replaced by loans under the new ‘green deal.’ In future loans…