Stannah news

Stannah Coast and Castles

11.07.12

Twelve intrepid cyclists (and an invitee) made their weekend off from 29 June to 1 July a productive one, by taking on a 204-mile sponsored cycle ride in aid of the Specialist Baby Care Ward at Newcastle R.V.I. Hospital. The team are colleagues at Stannah Stairlifts in Newburn, where they make the curved rails for the world-leading Stannah stairlift. The invited one was Managing Director, Tim Eagles, who is based in Andover, Hampshire and was delighted to have the opportunity to join his staff team on the ride. The team, ranging in age from early 20s to late 40s, took on the Coast and Castle route from Edinburgh to Newcastle.
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Social care report unearths £625m savings for British taxpayers

10.07.12

A new report has revealed that a staggering £625m of taxpayers’ money
could be saved if more appropriate provision was made for people needing home adaptations.  The report’s authors presented the findings to leading parliamentarians and industry figures in Parliament this morning.
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