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Newest member of the fleet

Written by: sarah
 

Birch Sports get s a shiny new heavier duty forklift to cope with extra demand. Supplied by NDLT of Corby, who we would highly recommend  for your forklift, and specialist cleaning machine requirements

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Something a bit different

Written by: sarah
 

Do you want to stand out from the crowd? How about this as a striking colour combination – Evergreen and purple. This was made as a special order colour for one of our customers whose client wanted a combination that was a little different from the norm.

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Wimbledon starts

Written by: sarah
 

24th June, and Wimbledon starts today, with Andy Murray beginning the defence of his Wimbledon title against David Goffin. The Belgian who is ranked 105 in the world, should be a straightforward game for Andy, but after his first round exit at Queens, who can guess. The Wimbledon tournament may be on grass, but it […]

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Tasty start to 2014 season

Written by: sarah
 

Fab cake, made for us by Katie at Bumble Cottage Cakes, to celebrate a great start to the 2014 season. Everything on the cake, apart from the net posts, can be eaten. Even the Birch Sports Logo is made of edible ink printed onto a sheet of icing! Made of a rich rich fruit cake, […]

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2014 season

Written by: sarah
 

Welcome to the 2014 season….. Hopefully the weather will be kind to us this year – the forecast for mid March is looking to be settled, with temperatures (supposedly) getting up to the high teens in places. Make sure you are ready to go by getting your paint orders in early – all standard colours […]

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Expansion at Birch Sports Surfaces Ltd

Written by: sarah
 

HAPPY NEW YEAR TO ALL OUR CUSTOMERS – NEW & OLD Works are underway at Birch Sports Surfaces to create additional storage space outside. Enquiries are coming in thick and fast for the 2014 season – on top of the growth in sales and customer base seen in 2013. Our plans are to free up […]

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Support your local small businesses

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Just had some of our manufacturing equipment serviced by a local forklift firm who also specialise in engineering. One of our vibratory sieves has had a total overhaul after a busy season. NDLT Forklifts in Corby have given it a thorough service for us, replacing anything worn, and even repainting it a rather fetching shade […]

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Winding down for the winter

Written by: sarah
 

Starting to wind things up now.Still loads to do though – cleaning everything down, servicing the machines, maintenance work on the factory and office. The vans can breathe a sigh of relief for the next few months – they’ve had a hard summer being loaded with heavy buckets of paint (bet they wished they worked […]

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Last push

Written by: sarah
 

So, the long hot summer seems to have ended. Days are shorter and rain has started falling…..  However the summer’s fantastic weather has helped us on the the best season ever, with loads of new customers (“Hello” to you all), and increased orders from our current customer base (Thank you for your continued support). Since […]

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Sunshine, sunshine, and more sunshine

Written by: sarah
 

Be careful what you wish for….. you may just get it!  The dry, hot weather has now been here for a while, and set to continue for a few days yet. Fantastic for business, but not the easiest of working conditions. It’s hot in the factory, working in overalls, gloves, boots and masks, but at […]

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