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Here you will find all the latest news from new development launches to our charity donations.

11 April 2024

Raith Rovers Community Foundation scores bumper donation

North Scotland region donates £5,000 to support ‘Reminiscing Raith’ project.

08 April 2024

New homes incoming as major Plymouth development reaches next stage

The region behind the Saltram Meadow site in Plymstock has secured planning permission for the next two stages of the development, meaning construction will begin soon on 223 new high-quality homes.

Saltram Meadow site plan

08 April 2024

South East help make changes through sport

Persimmon South East is backing a new partnership in the south east designed to help young people build confidence, essential life skills and gain experience for future careers.

Sports 4 Change receiving PH cheque

02 April 2024

South West donation for poppy memorial

A project to construct and house in Somerset a memorial to Britain’s sacrifice during the First World War has received a boost from our South West region.

West Monkton Parish Council receiving Persimmon cheque

02 April 2024

Donation funds new iPads for a Lancashire School

A primary school in Clitheroe is celebrating after bagging a £5,000 donation from our Lancashire business.

St Michael and St Johns Primary School receiving Persimmon cheque

02 April 2024

Uniting the community in Rendlesham, Suffolk

A community centre in Rendlesham has been given a £3,000 donation to kick start a series of upgrades to modernise the hall.

Rendlesham community centre receive Persimmon cheque

29 March 2024

Helping Hands gardening group is blooming after cash donation

Gardening volunteers will be better equipped this spring thanks to a donation from the team in East Midlands.

28 March 2024

Midlands team helps to bring Easter cheer to Northamptonshire Children’s Trust

A Northamptonshire children’s charity has received a boost in time for Easter, thanks to an Easter egg donation from our Midlands team.

Northamptonshire Children’s Trust receive donation from Persimmon

26 March 2024

Central team gives £1,000 cash boost to opera company

An opera and choral arts charity based in central Birmingham has secured a £1,000 donation from our Central team.

25 March 2024

Junior athletics club clear funding hurdle

Pontyclun Athletics Club is the latest recipient of our Community Champions scheme.

Pontyclun Athletics Club receiving Persimmon cheque

21 March 2024

Howzat! for developer donation?

Carmarthen Wanderers Cricket Club are the latest recipients of Persimmon Homes West Wales’ Community Champions scheme.

21 March 2024

Plans submitted for new homes in Flintshire

Plans for 200 new homes in the Deeside area have been submitted to Flintshire County Council.

21 March 2024

Building for the future at Chelmsford high school

Construction students at Chelmer Valley High School have been learning about how they could make a tangible impact on the industry.

21 March 2024

Plans submitted for 104 new homes in Calderdale

Plans for 104 new homes in Shelf have been submitted to Calderdale Council by Yorkshire region.

19 March 2024

South Midlands team delivers careers talk at Birchensale Middle School

A Redditch-based school has recently hosted our South Midlands team, who gave a talk to pupils on careers in construction.

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Supporting your communities

At Persimmon we're proud to support our local communities. Our Community Champions programme was established in 2015 and has already donated more than £3 million to over 3,500 good causes across Great Britain. We also have a programme of community events taking place as part of our partnership with Team GB for the 2024 Paris Olympics, along with other great initiatives. 

 

Community Champions logo

Our hugely successful Community Champions programme has already donated more than £1 million to good causes in England, Wales and Scotland. Whilst the programme is running, each of our regional offices makes a donation of up to £6,000 every quarter to local organisations.

Persimmon Homes official partner with Team GB

We're proud to be one of Team GB's official partners for Paris 2024. In the lead up to the Olympics we'll be posting lots of exciting content in partnership with Team GB, from athlete appearances to competitions and challenges.

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