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

16 May 2024

West Midlands team announces sponsorship of Penkridge Cricket Club

Our West Midlands team has announced their sponsorship of the women’s team of a Penkridge-based cricket club.

16 May 2024

South Midlands team ‘Wear it Green’ for Mental Health Awareness Week

Our South Midlands team has raised £375 for the Mental Health Foundation by encouraging all staff to wear green for Mental Health Awareness week.

16 May 2024

South West region helps out local parish council

Our South West region behind the Cranbrook expansion scheme has donated £1,000 to a local parish council.

Broadclyst Parish Council receiving PH cheque

15 May 2024

South Midlands team helps Stratford-based school refurbish their outdoor spaces in time for summer

A Stratford-upon-Avon based primary school has secured a £3,000 donation from our South Midlands team, helping them to refresh their outdoor spaces.

Holy Trinity Primary School

15 May 2024

Wingate Centre charity gifted £1,000 donation following Persimmon collaboration with Olympian Bryony Page

Persimmon Homes, the Official Housebuilder of Team GB, has donated £1,000 to the Wingate Special Children’s Trust, a Nantwich based charity providing inclusive sport and recreation facilities for children with special educational needs and disabilities.

Team GB and Bryony page

14 May 2024

Midlands team strengthens customer care function

Our Midlands team has strengthened its customer care function, with the appointment of Sara James to Head of Customer Care.

Sara James

14 May 2024

Ayrshire students introduced to careers in construction

The Managing Director of our West Scotland team recently met with business students at Ayrshire College to discuss the wide variety of opportunities available in the house building industry.

Ayrshire students introduced to careers in Persimmon Homes construction

13 May 2024

New homes for local people go on sale in Newton Abbot

South West region are delivering on the commitment to ensure the majority of homes on its new site in Newton Abbot will go to local people.

Kings Meadow sketch street scene

13 May 2024

North Midlands team gives £1,000 cash boost to Church Hill C of E Junior School

A Thurmaston-based school has secured a £1,000 funding boost, thanks to our North Midlands team.

Church Hill C of E Junior School logo

13 May 2024

Wessex region supports major community event in Chippenham

More than 400 young people took part in a range of free events, activities and workshops held in Chippenham last weekend (27 to 28 April) as part of a pilot Teen Takeover programme which was supported by Wessex region and attended by a gold medallist Olympian.

Wiltshire Council’s Local Youth Network

13 May 2024

The sky’s the limit for North Scotland backing children’s charity

A band of builders from our North Scotland team will be skydiving to raise money for Children’s Hospices across Scotland

13 May 2024

Last Few Homes Up for Grabs at New Penrith Development

Homebuyers are being encouraged to register their interest in the final remaining homes on a new housing development in Penrith.

Woodberry Heights

10 May 2024

Application to bring more homes to major Warminster site submitted

The local housebuilder behind the Jubilee Gardens site in Warminster has submitted its latest application as part of the scheme.

10 May 2024

Midlands region gives £1,000 cash boost to Stoke Bruerne Canal Partnership

A group based near Towcester committed to the maintenance of the local canal has received a cash boost to refresh their outdoor areas, thanks to our Midlands team.

Stoke Bruerne Canal

09 May 2024

North Midlands team gives £6,000 cash boost to Burbage Parish Church

A Burbage-based church has secured a £6,000 donation towards its refurbishment thanks to our North Midlands team. Burbage Parish Church received the funding boost as part of our Community Champions initiative.

Burbage Parish Church

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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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