Yearly Archives: 2013

It’s always a moving experience..

Merit Award 2012 We have been working in very challenging conditions and when the load of 220 concrete blocks arrived they had to be unloaded and carried down the same 200 metre track to site. Local adults and children as young as six have been helping carry the materials by hand down the track. In the […]

The team has been working with locals..

Merit Award 2012 Over the course of 2 days our team has been working with locals to clear and set out the site, fabricate steel reinforcement cages, dig foundations and concrete the bases of 9 supporting columns in place. Rock was bought from a 76 year old lady in order to make the concrete. Training […]

Work has begun on the Loma Fresca Laundry project!

Merit Award 2012 We are firmly into the New Year and work has begun on the Loma Fresca Laundry project. John Booth (one of the recipients of the BPEC Life Award 2012) and the January 2013 team will be spending their time in Bluefields building a community laundry facility which will save the local women […]

It’s a steep learning curve..

Development Award 2012 January 2013 We are into to New Year and I have received the funding from BPEC which will aid in the development of the project. A brand new Apple MacBook Pro is enabling me to download new software and I am awaiting the arrival of additional software over the coming weeks. I […]

Gas Safe Register works with Coronation Street

Gas Safe Register has been working with the production team of popular TV soap Coronation Street, on a story-line showing the risks posed by unregistered and unqualified people working on gas appliances, and the danger from carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning which can result. On New Years Eve millions of Coronation Street fans saw popular character […]