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News

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

02 February 2023

Green light for new homes in Durham

Persimmon Homes has received a formal approval notice to progress 48 new homes just north of Durham city centre.

01 February 2023

Swindon Councillors ‘delighted’ that residents now benefit from brand new CoOp store on Badbury Park site

A brand new purpose built CoOp store on the Badbury Park development is the latest community asset to be delivered to local residents by the Wessex region, with Swindon councillors firmly of the belief that it will give residents a ‘greater level of convenience’ and further enhance the community feel.

01 February 2023

Space4 opens its doors to Birmingham City Council

Key members of Birmingham City Council were welcomed to the Space4 timber frame manufacturing facility to hear about our investment into sustainable construction and skills development in Birmingham.

31 January 2023

Saints Foundation signs South Coast as new corporate patron

Saints Foundation, the charity of Southampton Football Club, has today announced that our South Coast region has joined as its latest Corporate Patron.

31 January 2023

York cancer charity welcomes donation from Persimmon

York Against Cancer has received a £1,000 donation from Persimmon to help fund the charity’s new support centre at the York Community Stadium.

30 January 2023

Over 100 new trees proposed for new homes at Stone Cross, Pevensey

South East have announced exciting new details for its proposed development at Stone Cross, Pevensey. The final scheme comprises over 100 new trees, an amphitheatre space for community activities and play areas specifically designed for young girls.

30 January 2023

Bespoke design revealed for first 100 homes at Barton Hill Drive, Minster.

South East region kick off the start of 2023 with an application to Swale Borough Council setting out the details for the first phase of its exciting new development at Barton Hill Drive, Minster on the Isle of Sheppey.

30 January 2023

Cornwall & West Devon apprentice building himself a bright future as he is shortlisted for award

Bricklaying apprentice David Mears has been shortlisted as a finalist for ‘Building Plymouth Apprentice of the Year Award 2023’.

26 January 2023

Green light given to £33m investment as Council approves West Scotland's Portencross plans

220 energy-efficient new homes will be built in West Kilbride, after North Ayrshire Council approved planning application for a new housing development at Portencross.

26 January 2023

New Managing Director appointed in West Midlands

A new managing director has been appointed in our West Midlands team. Dan Hassall has taken up the post having been Deputy MD since last summer.

25 January 2023

Cornwall and West Devon support ‘The Big Parents Evening’ in Plymouth

Last weekend, our Cornwall and West Devon region supported ‘The Big Parents Evening’ at Home Park Stadium in Plymouth.

25 January 2023

Suffolk team offers cash boost to Mellis CE Primary School

A Mellis-based school has received a £1,000 donation to kick off the New Year, thanks to our Suffolk team.

25 January 2023

South Midlands team starts work on development in Stratford upon Avon

Our South Midlands team has started work on a new development in the popular town of Stratford upon Avon.

24 January 2023

Persimmon host ministerial visit to see building safety works taking place in Wales

Welsh Government Minister, Julie James, was yesterday invited by Persimmon to see building safety remediation works taking place in Cardiff.

23 January 2023

Wormit gymnasts jump for joy after landing £1,000 donation

Gymnasts in the Tay Trampoline Club in Waterstone Crook Sports Centre have a spring in their step after receiving a £1,000 donation from North Scotland region.

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Supporting your 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. Every month whilst the programme is running, our 32 regional businesses together give away 64 donations of up to £1,000 each. It's easy to apply for your local good cause.

Persimmon Homes is delighted to be joining forces with Team GB: the Great Britain and Northern Ireland Olympic Team run by the British Olympic Association, to give away an amazing £1 million to support children across England, Wales and Scotland.

Our hugely successful Community Champions programme has already donated more than £1 million to good causes in England, Wales and Scotland. Every month we give away 60 donations of up to £1,000 each to local groups and charities.

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