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  • 30th Apr 2018
  • Posted in: News
  • Harron Homes sport odd socks for charity

    As part of Down Syndrome Day, Harron Homes North Midlands staff have been wearing odd socks to raise awareness and donations for the Down Syndrome Association

    This year, the charity has launched the #LotsOfSocks campaign where they encouraged members of the public to wear brightly coloured, odd socks for a day. To support World Down Syndrome Day and the campaign, Harron staff members ‘dressed down’ and came into work wearing … Read more.

  • 25th Apr 2018
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  • Meet the driver event in Hucknall is a huge success

    On Saturday 21st April we hosted an exclusive ‘meet and greet’ event at our Sandlands Park development in Hucknall, where we invited the local community to meet professional racing car driver, Max Coates.

    Max Coates started karting at the age of 8 and has risen through the ranks to race in a number of different series. At age 24, he is currently racing for the second consecutive season in … Read more.

  • 25th Apr 2018
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  • Great weekend at Ripon Cathedral’s Garden, Home and Food Show

    This year we sponsored the annual Ripon Spring Food, Home and Garden Show at Ripon Cathedral which took place on Saturday 14th April.

    The event celebrated local food and gardening, with experts on hand throughout the event. Doug Stewart offered his gardening advice and renowned chefs Lee Rushforth, from the Old Deanery Hotel and Matthew Lockwood, from Restaurant Lockwoods showcased their cooking with a live show for the public … Read more.

  • 24th Apr 2018
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  • Crich Infant School receive new books

    We have donated £1,000 to Crich Church of England Infant School to support its education book scheme.

    The voluntary Church of England school has been providing education to children between the ages of 4 and 7 in Matlock since 1848. Using a creative approach to the curriculum, all pupils are taught through physical, visual and auditory approaches.

    We recognise the importance of education and love to give back to our … Read more.

  • 24th Apr 2018
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  • Shireoaks village hall refurbishment project

    We’re delighted to announce we’ve just donated £1,000 to Shireoaks Village Hall to assist with their new renovation project.

    Built in 1810, it has been some 35 years since the Village Hall has seen any renovation work. The Hall is a key building in the village of Shireoaks, hosting many community events in the area and serving as a meeting facility for local groups such as the Beavers and Women’s … Read more.

  • 20th Apr 2018
  • Posted in: Tips for Homebuyers
  • Top Tips For The Perfect Garden Party!

    With the first heat wave of 2018 upon us, and garden party  season has officially opened. Let the barbecues with friends, garden playtimes with the kids and family Sunday Lunches in the sun commence!

    To ensure you fully take advantage of the beautiful weather, we have prepared a few tips for the perfect garden party:

    Prepare your garden

    This year’s long and drawn out winter has left our gardens weathered … Read more.

  • 11th Apr 2018
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  • New show home in Barnsley

    On Saturday we welcomed visitors to our newest show home at our Meadow View development in Barnsley. Situated on Littleworth Lane, our luxury development has been designed to the highest specification with spacious living areas and double bedrooms – ideal for homeowners looking to find their first, family or retirement home.

    The open day allowed prospective buyers to view the new “Ashbourne” show home. The Ashbourne is a semi-detached 3 … Read more.

  • 10th Apr 2018
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  • Well done to our driver Max Coates on his victory at the weekend!

    Our sponsored racing car driver, Max Coates was in fine form in the Renault UK Clio Cup at the Brands Hatch Indy circuit in Kent at the weekend, taking his Harron Homes car to pole position, a win and a fifth place in the season’s opening race meeting.

    After announcing Bennett Renault and the RMB Auto Group as a sponsor on Friday Coates ended the two 45 minute free practice … Read more.

  • 9th Apr 2018
  • Comment to the UK Residential Market Survey

    Harron Homes Development

    Every month, RICS (the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors) releases the UK Residential Market Survey. The survey aims to analyse the property market trends across the country, highlight the changes over the past three months and predict upcoming performance. It is used by the government, Bank of England and other key institutions, including the IMF, and is the leading source of market intelligence in the sector.

    The results of the … Read more.

  • 5th Apr 2018
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  • Harron Homes make a dream come true at Silverstone Racecourse

    One motorsport fan got the chance of a lifetime to do a passenger lap at Silverstone with racing car driver, Max Coates.

    Ahead of the 2018 Clio Cup season, Harron Homes partnered with Max to run a competition in which the winner got a chance to take part in the media day and do a passenger lap with Max in his brand-new car.

    The winner, Daniel Brown from Warwickshire, was … Read more.