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

08 August 2022

Cash boost for club’s plans

Thurston Rugby Club’s plans to improve their facilities have received a £1,000 cash boost from our Suffolk region.

Cash boost for club’s plans

05 August 2022

Leeds graduate helping inspire girls into construction

A Persimmon Homes graduate has been helping tackle the gender gap in construction through a series of mentoring sessions with girls at Leeds East Academy.

Leeds graduate helping inspire girls into construction

04 August 2022

Persimmon employee Sally scores a position at the Commonwealth Games

Sally Cook, who works in the South Midlands region, is currently working at the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham as a team lead volunteer.

Persimmon employee Sally scores a position at the Commonwealth Games

26 July 2022

Love Island star swaps villa for Bridgend

Love Island star Callum MacLeod has swapped the villa for a stunning new home at our Tir Y Bont development.

Love Island star swaps villa for Bridgend

26 July 2022

Top apprenticeship employer naming honour

Our Anglia region is celebrating after being recognised as a Top 100 Apprenticeship Employer in the Government’s annual rankings.

Top apprenticeship employer naming honour

25 July 2022

Jane named among construction industry’s top influencers

Jane Cartwright, sales director for Cornwall, is one of just five national nominations shortlisted for ‘Client Influencer’ in the 2022 National Federation of Builders’ Top 100 Influencial Women in Construction awards.

Jane named among construction industry’s top influencers

25 July 2022

Timely help for Wearside-based African community group

We have given a vital lifeline to a much-loved minority support group that feared losing its community base through lack of funding.

Timely help for Wearside-based African community group

20 July 2022

Fundraising raises over £6,000 to buy new books for school

Over £6,000 has been raised to buy new school books for all year groups at Summerhill Primary School in Maghull, Sefton.

Fundraising raises over £6,000 to buy new books for school

18 July 2022

Colleagues take on Three Peaks challenge

More than a dozen colleagues at our West Midlands region are preparing to scale the highest peaks in England, Scotland and Wales to raise £6,000 for charity.

Colleagues take on Three Peaks challenge

14 July 2022

Ian secures top job at our West Wales region

Our West Wales region has announced a new head of its construction team.

Ian secures top job at our West Wales region

13 July 2022

Back of the net success for Chinnor football tournaments

A summer festival of football tournaments organised by Chinnor Youth Football Club proved a huge success, raising valuable funds for the continued growth of the club.

Back of the net success for Chinnor football tournaments

13 July 2022

Persimmon is awarded the Silver Award in Armed Forces Employer Recognition Scheme revalidated for further five years

We have successfully secured a Silver Award in the Armed Forces Employer Recognition Scheme for the second time.

Persimmon is awarded the Silver Award in Armed Forces Employer Recognition Scheme revalidated for further five years

12 July 2022

MD welcomes Caister planning decision

Anglia region has welcomed Great Yarmouth Borough Council’s green light for up to 665 new homes in Caister and thanked the local community for their involvement in the proposals.

MD welcomes Caister planning decision

11 July 2022

Ebbw Vale children given behind-the-scenes building site tour

Children at an Ebbw Vale school were treated to a special behind-the-scenes look at a nearby building site to give them an early taste of the construction industry.

Ebbw Vale children given behind-the-scenes building site tour

11 July 2022

LGBT health support charity receives funding boost

An LGBT youth charity in Scotland was selected to receive a £1,000 funding boost thanks to our East Scotland region.

LGBT health support charity receives funding boost

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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.

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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.

Community Champions

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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