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Wates FM extends services for global accountancy body
19 JUNE 2020
Wates FM has renewed its service agreement with the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) to deliver comprehensive FM services for the organisation’s London-based HQ and principal administration offices in Glasgow.
Wates marks Men's Health Week
17 JUNE 2020
Wates Construction is marking Men’s Health Week (15-21st June) with a programme of employee events aimed at encouraging industry workers to talk more and share their health experiences.
Planning application submitted for £1bn east London estate regeneration
09 JUNE 2020
Havering Council and Wates Residential have submitted plans for the Waterloo Estate in Romford, east London, the largest council estate regeneration planning application to be submitted in London this year.
Cardiff Foodbank to benefit from £5,000 Wates Giving grant
08 JUNE 2020
Wates Residential helps secure funding for vital community foodbank service as demand increases due to Covid-19
Senior management change at Wates Construction Group
04 JUNE 2020
The Wates Group has today announced a change to its senior management team within its Construction Group with the departure of Jason Knights, Managing Director of SES Engineering Services (SES).
Planning for our future
20 MAY 2020
The Wates Group has announced a programme of redundancies that will reduce staff numbers by approximately 300 (or 8%) as it continues to respond to the impact of the coronavirus.
Wates Group boosts the capital's coronavirus response with expansion of Royal London Hospital
27 APRIL 2020
The Wates Group is using the combined expertise of its construction division and specialist engineering business, SES Engineering Services (SES), to help boost the number of hospital beds available in London for patients with Covid-19.
Wates announces programme to safeguard long term success
02 APRIL 2020
The Wates Group has today announced a package of measures designed to protect both the business and the jobs of the people working in it as the Covid-19 crisis continues.
Wates publishes 2019 Annual Accounts and Reports
14 APRIL 2020
The Wates Group has reported increased turnover, profits and cash reserves for the year ending 31 December 2019. Read the press release.