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Thirsk School and Sixth Form College

Thirsk School and Sixth Form College Completion

Walter Thompson recently completed the refurbishment works on Thirsk School and Sixth Form College. The 12 week project commenced on the 12th June and handed over on time and on budget to a… Read more >>

Permanent Classroom Unit Project

PCU Projects Complete

Walter Thompson recently completed three PCU (Permanent Classroom Unit) projects for schools in North Yorkshire. Glusburn Community Primary School had a PCU double classroom installed, together with an extension to the playground, extension… Read more >>

FT Group C2C Charity Ride

Coast to Coast Charity Bike Ride 2017

Last weekend saw members of Walter Thompson and FT Construction Group head off on a weekend Coast to Coast bike ride with some seriously challenging hill climbs. This was the group’s second event… Read more >>

Walter Thompson & North Yorkshire Timber Present Defibrillator to Holy Trinity C of E Infant School

Walter Thompson Contributes to School Defibrillator

Walter Thompson and North Yorkshire Timber have contributed £500 for the purchase of a Defibrillator to donate to Ripon's Holy Trinity C of E Infant School. Read more >>

Paul Howes (Thirsk School), Jonathan Kindleysides (Beamish) & Andrew Smith (Walter Thompson)

Historical Sign Donated to Beamish Museum

Walter Thompson's have been working on a project at Thirsk School & Sixth Form College refurbishing two Classrooms and building a new Lab Techincian's Room. Part of the job was to completely clear… Read more >>

Ryan Holding

A Level Student of the Year

Walter Thompson is committed to providing a skilled industry workforce through high quality work based training programmes and is determined to maintain its proud record of recruiting a new intake of Apprentices in… Read more >>

Middleton Oaks Family Living Unit

Middleton Lodge Completion

Walter Thompson are pleased to announce the completion of the Middleton Lodge Family Living Unit ‘Middleton Oaks’ after 36 weeks of construction. The project commenced back in July 2016 and recently handed over… Read more >>

Ivor & Honor Goodsite at Le Cateau Primary School

Ivor & Honor Goodsite Go Back to School

Considerate Constructors Scheme Mascots, Ivor and Honor Goodsite had a very busy week visiting Schools recently to highlight the dangers of construction sites. Ivor and Honor visited Le Cateau Primary School in Catterick,… Read more >>

Leonie Smith (HR Manager) & Ethan Hammerton

GCSE Student of the Year

Walter Thompson is committed to providing a skilled industry workforce through high quality work based training programmes and is determined to maintain its proud record of recruiting a new intake of Apprentices in… Read more >>

(left) Henry Stamp, (center) Paul Hammerton MD and (right) Ryan Wilshere

Apprentices Recieve Regional Recognition

Walter Thompson has always invested in apprentices and this year is no different with Henry Stamp and Ryan Wilshere who have been preparing to take part in Skillbuild, the largest multi-trade competition in… Read more >>