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

23 February 2024

Housebuilders donate to Somerset community hall redevelopment

A five-star rated housebuilder has donated funds for the next phase of the extension of Caryford Community Hall.

20 February 2024

South Midlands team hosts successful collection for Friends of Isaac’s Foodbank

A Redditch-based foodbank has received a boost, thanks to a collection drive held by the team at South Midlands.

Friends of Isaac’s Foodbank

20 February 2024

Funding goal scored by Chepstow Junior Football Club

Chepstow Junior Football Club’s under 8s are the lates recipients of Persimmon Homes’ Community Champions scheme.

Chepstow Junior Football Club receive Persimmon cheque

20 February 2024

New homes coming to seaside Devon town

Scores of families will be able to access high-quality, affordable homes after Torridge District Council gave the thumbs-up for 200 new properties in Bideford.

Bideford masterplan

20 February 2024

East Wales donates to Vale of Glamorgan library

Rhoose Community Library is the latest recipient of a Persimmon Homes Community Champions donation.

Rhoose Community Library receive Persimmon cheque

20 February 2024

West Midlands team helps to install bench at Norton Canes memorial garden

Our West Midlands team has furthered its commitment to community engagement through the installation of a bench at a memorial garden in Norton Canes.

Bench at a memorial garden in Norton Canes.

20 February 2024

North Scotland backs the Fife Show

Persimmon North Scotland has been announced as the headline sponsor for the annual event in Cupar for the second year in a row.

Fife show

13 February 2024

Plans submitted for new homes in Greater Manchester

Plans for 57 new homes in the Standish area of Wigan have been submitted to Wigan Borough Council.

Street Scene CGI North West

13 February 2024

Persimmon sponsors 10th annual Carlisle skills fair

We’re proud to have once again acted as a main sponsor to the Carlisle Skills Fair, this year celebrating its 10th anniversary

13 February 2024

More high-quality homes coming to Cornwall

Cornwall and West Devon's Eve Parc development has secured two new planning permissions to bring more quality homes for local people to Falmouth.

Eve Parc new homes site plan

13 February 2024

Persimmon sponsors Workington Skills fair

Last week (5th-11th February) was National Apprenticeship Week in England and Wales. We’re proud to have acted as a main sponsor of the Workington Skills Fair, now in its second year.

Workington Skills fair

12 February 2024

Apprentice in our Central team is a rising star at Sandwell College

A member of our Central team has received multiple accolated from Sandwell College for her excellent work as she completes an apprenticeship in Carpentry.

Sophie Graham with award

12 February 2024

Midlands team gives £5,000 donation to Bedford MS Therapy Centre

A Bedford-based centre to support those with neurological conditions has secured a £5,000 donation from our Midlands team, helping them to continue the work that they do throughout the region.

Bedford MS Therapy Centre receiving PH cheque

12 February 2024

North Midlands team helps to spark creativity in pupils at Nuneaton school

A primary school in Nuneaton has had a creative start to February, thanks to a design competition run by our North Midlands team.

Milby primary school pupil receives PH award

12 February 2024

Plans submitted for new Carmarthen homes

A five-star housebuilder has submitted its application to construct 123 new zero-carbon ready homes in Carmarthen.

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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. 

 

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.

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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