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  • Brett Meets Tight Deadlines For Ipswich Town FC

    Brett Meets Tight Deadlines For Ipswich Town FC

    Brett Aggregates has played an important part in the delivery of a new all-weather pitch at Ipswich Town FC's training ground. Read More

  • The Power Of Collaboration - Battersea Power Station

    The Power Of Collaboration - Battersea Power Station

    The restoration and reworking of Battersea Power Station - Brett Aggregates Read More

  • Brett Partnership Delivers Benefits For RSPB Nature Reserve

    Brett Partnership Delivers Benefits For RSPB Nature Reserve

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  • Brett Supports Local Youth Work Programme

    Brett Supports Local Youth Work Programme

    Brett Group has provided support to the Prince of Wales Youth Club (POWYC) in Canterbury Read More

  • 2016 Brett Ashford Duathlon - When Nature Changed The Course

    2016 Brett Ashford Duathlon - When Nature Changed The Course

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  • The Brett Group's Second Cement Terminal At Ridham

    The Brett Group's Second Cement Terminal At Ridham

    It will more than double capacity at this site to over 300k tonnes/yr Read more

  • Brett Aggregates Helps Deliver Pinewood Studios Extension

    Brett Aggregates Helps Deliver Pinewood Studios Extension

    The £200m extension to Pinewood Studios is moving forward at a rapid pace and Brett Aggregates has been involved in phase 1 of this exciting project Read More

  • Graduate Training Programme - Now Open for September 2016!

    Graduate Training Programme - Now Open for September 2016!

    We are currently offering exciting opportunities for Graduates to realise their potential within an established, growing business. Read More

  • Brett Fleet - Focus On Safety

    Brett Fleet - Focus On Safety

    Safety of cyclists and pedestrians remains an ongoing focus for the construction industry as a whole Read More

  • Ipswich Wharf Refurbishment Completed

    Ipswich Wharf Refurbishment Completed

    Brett Aggregates Ipswich Wharf plant has recently been refurbished Read More

  • Brett Paving Used In Charity's Rejuvination Project

    Brett Paving Used In Charity's Rejuvination Project

    The sucessful regeneration of Hull's old town using Brett paving products Read More

  • Brett Revives Courtyard At National Centre For Circus Arts

    Brett Revives Courtyard At National Centre For Circus Arts

    Brett Landscaping recently supplied over 700m2 of paving for in the National Centre for Circus Arts in London. Read More

  • Get Ready To Run

    Get Ready To Run

    Brett Sponsorship: now it's Spring we can look forward to an exciting season of Brett sponsored race events Read More

  • Quality Showcased At Brett Approved Installers Awards

    Quality Showcased At Brett Approved Installers Awards

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  • A New Managing Director for Brett Landscaping

    A New Managing Director for Brett Landscaping

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  • A New Director Of Lands & Planning To Join In 2016

    A New Director Of Lands & Planning To Join In 2016

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  • Public Exhibition 28th October - Hatfield Aerodrome Planning

    Public Exhibition 28th October - Hatfield Aerodrome Planning

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  • Brett Helps To Restore The Sutton War Memorial

    Brett Helps To Restore The Sutton War Memorial

    Brett Landscaping and Building Products has helped to restore a a 93 year old war memorial in Sutton-on-Hull village in the West Riding of Yorkshire Read More

  • Brett People Recognised For Health And Safety Contribution

    Brett People Recognised For Health And Safety Contribution

    Two members of the Brett Landscaping team received awards for their outstanding contribution to Health and Safety Read More

  • Triathletes Raise Thousands For Charity

    Triathletes Raise Thousands For Charity

    Competitors in the fifth annual Brett Ashford Triathlons event raised thousands of pounds for a range of charities. Read More

  • The Stuff Of Myth And Legend

    The Stuff Of Myth And Legend

    Archaeologists from Colchester Archaeological Trust (CAT) have uncovered a rare Roman find at one of our quarries Read More

  • From Gravel To Fennel At Laleham Farm

    From Gravel To Fennel At Laleham Farm

    Brett Aggregates hosted an educational restoration event at the company’s Laleham Farm site near Staines recently Read More

  • Public Exhibition - Sandon Quarry

    Public Exhibition - Sandon Quarry

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  • Excellence In Paving Celebrated At Brett Landscaping Awards

    Excellence In Paving Celebrated At Brett Landscaping Awards

    Excellence in paving installation was rewarded by Brett Landscaping and Building Products at the company’s annual Approved Installer Awards Read More

  • Record Year For Brett Lydd Half Marathon

    Record Year For Brett Lydd Half Marathon

    The Brett Lydd Half Marathon and 20 mile race attracted a record number of runners this year Read More

  • A Blast From The Past

    A Blast From The Past

    Army bomb disposal experts used Brett Aggregates' Cliffe quarry site for the safe detonation of an unexploded Second World War bomb Read More

  • Brett Landscaping's New 2015 Gardens And Drives Catalogue

    Brett Landscaping's New 2015 Gardens And Drives Catalogue

    The new Brett Landscaping Gardens and Drives catalogue is now available and represents the biggest change to the annual domestic paving catalogue Read More

  • Helping To Preserve Suffolk’s Heritage

    Helping To Preserve Suffolk’s Heritage

    Suffolk Punch Trust visitor centre, near Woodbridge in Suffolk have been given a new lease of life Read More

  • New Volumetric Mixer Joins 1st Choice Concrete Fleet

    New Volumetric Mixer Joins 1st Choice Concrete Fleet

    1st Choice Concrete has taken delivery of a new volumetric concrete mixer. Read more

  • On-site Experience For Canterbury Students

    On-site Experience For Canterbury Students

    Fifteen students from Canterbury College enjoyed an interesting and informative day learning about the manufacture of concrete Read More

  • Major Safety Award For Brett

    Major Safety Award For Brett

    Brett Landscaping collected one of the top awards at the Mineral Products Association’s 2014 Health & Safety Awards in London Read More

  • Jersey Concrete Art Strengthens Historic Link

    Jersey Concrete Art Strengthens Historic Link

    Concrete from Jersey-based Granite Products is playing a prominent part in celebrations on the other side of the Atlantic Read More

  • Castles In The Sand

    Castles In The Sand

    Bank Holiday sunshine and the ever-popular sandcastle competitions drew large crowds at this year’s Herne Bay Festival Read More

  • Raising Funds With A Mile Of Trucks

    Raising Funds With A Mile Of Trucks

    A Brett team was amongst a convoy of almost 100 lorries taking part in the Oliver Smith Charity Truck Rally Read More

  • Fun and Fitness at Conningbrook Lakes

    Fun and Fitness at Conningbrook Lakes

    Through the summer of 2014, the lakes beside the Julie Rose Stadium have welcomed hundreds of super-fit athletes for two major triathlon events Read More

  • Brett Delivering Concrete Solutions For Crossrail

    Brett Delivering Concrete Solutions For Crossrail

    Brett Concrete has played an important role in Europe’s biggest construction project, Crossrail, which is set to revolutionise travel in London. Read more

  • New Products Launched In Our 2014 Gardens & Drives Brochure

    New Products Launched In Our 2014 Gardens & Drives Brochure

    The new natural stone range is just one of several new products and services showcased in the 2014 Gardens & Drives brochure Read More

  • Brett Permeable Paving Expertise - Key For Challenging Site

    Brett Permeable Paving Expertise - Key For Challenging Site

    The experience of Brett Landscaping & Building Products in permeable pavements has played a vital role for a new housing project Read More

  • Public Exhibition - Charing

    Public Exhibition - Charing

    We are holding a public exhibition of our planning application proposals at Burleigh Farm, Charing in Kent on Tuesday 15th July Read More

  • Public Exhibition - Cliffe

    Public Exhibition - Cliffe

    We are holding a public exhibition of our planning application proposals at Cliffe in Kent on Saturday 26th April at 5pm in the Cliffe Memorial Hall. Read More

  • Visitors Arrive Two By Two at Twycross Zoo Thanks To Kassel Kerb

    Visitors Arrive Two By Two at Twycross Zoo Thanks To Kassel Kerb

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  • Watford Junction Benefits From Brett Solution For Paving And Bus Kerbs

    Watford Junction Benefits From Brett Solution For Paving And Bus Kerbs

    Watford Junction Station has undergone an extensive and ambitious overhaul this year to redevelop its facilities and better serve its customers Read More

  • Brett Community Garden Is Designed To Unite Generations

    Brett Community Garden Is Designed To Unite Generations

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  • Brett Landscaping Delivers Expertise For Hull Housing Project

    Brett Landscaping Delivers Expertise For Hull Housing Project

    Brett Landscaping has been selected to provide permeable paving solutions to a much anticipated social housing project in Kingston-Upon-Hull Read More

  • Grammar School Head Takes Design Lead For Brett Paving Project

    Grammar School Head Takes Design Lead For Brett Paving Project

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  • New Energy Initiatives Put Sustainability First At Brett Landscaping

    New Energy Initiatives Put Sustainability First At Brett Landscaping

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  • Brett Landscaping Helps Project 180 To Turn Around A Sheffield School

    Brett Landscaping Helps Project 180 To Turn Around A Sheffield School

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  • Brett Permeable Paving Meets The Complex Drainage Needs Of A Car Park Site

    Brett Permeable Paving Meets The Complex Drainage Needs Of A Car Park Site

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  • Permeable Paving Enables Resource Centre to Maintain Green History

    Permeable Paving Enables Resource Centre to Maintain Green History

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  • Brett Landscaping Paving Design Unites Medical Centre And School

    Brett Landscaping Paving Design Unites Medical Centre And School

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  • Public Exhibition - East Hall Farm

    Public Exhibition - East Hall Farm

    We are holding a public exhibition of our planning application proposals at East Hall Farm, Havering Read More

  • Restored Brett Quarry Site Wins Industry Commendation

    Restored Brett Quarry Site Wins Industry Commendation

    Brett has won a commendation for their restoration of the Great Stour Way & Hambrook Marshes site in Kent. Read More

  • Bill Brett Takes Over As MPA Chairman

    Bill Brett Takes Over As MPA Chairman

    Bill Brett, Chariman of the Brett Group, has been appointed MPA Chairman for the next two years. Read More

  • Brett Sponsors Ashford Half Iron Distance

    Brett Sponsors Ashford Half Iron Distance

    Hundreds of competitors flocked to the first running of the Brett Sponsored Half Iron Distance and Sprint Triathlons in Ashford Read More

  • Brett Landscaping And Building Products Launches PermCalc

    Brett Landscaping And Building Products Launches PermCalc

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  • Bill Bolsover Joins Brett As A Non-Executive Director

    Bill Bolsover Joins Brett As A Non-Executive Director

    Currently Chairman of the UK Strategic Forum for Construction and immediate past Chairman of the Construction Products Association Read More

  • Brett Ashford Triathlons and Aquabikes 2013

    Brett Ashford Triathlons and Aquabikes 2013

    The Julie Rose Stadium and Connigbrook Lakes in Ashford played host to the third Brett Ashford Triathlons and Aquabikes event Read More

  • A Great Event - The 2013 Brett Lydd Half Marathon

    A Great Event - The 2013 Brett Lydd Half Marathon

    Over 750 competitiors braved the chilly conditions to take part in the 2013 Brett Lydd Half Marathon. Read More

  • New 2013 Gardens and Drives Brochure

    New 2013 Gardens and Drives Brochure

    Sustainability, convenience and installation are at the heart of the new Brett Landscaping 2013 Gardens & Drives brochure. Read More

  • Trief Safety Kerb Crash Test

    Trief Safety Kerb Crash Test

    Watch Brett Landscaping's Trief Containment Kerb put through it's paces. Read More

  • Helping To Deliver The UK's Newest Container Port

    Helping To Deliver The UK's Newest Container Port

    Brett Aggregates has been awarded the contract to take delivery of aggregate from the London Gateway Port Development project Read More

  • Setting The Standards - Safety Awareness Day At Lydd Quarry

    Setting The Standards - Safety Awareness Day At Lydd Quarry

    Brett Aggregates’ Lydd Quarry site played host to 70 representatives from across the quarrying industry Read More

  • How Do You Support A 200 Tonne Crane On A Salt Marsh?

    How Do You Support A 200 Tonne Crane On A Salt Marsh?

    Jackson Civil Engineering needed to support cranes in excess of 200 tonnes Read More

  • Unique Iron Age Whistle Found At Brett Quarry Site

    Unique Iron Age Whistle Found At Brett Quarry Site

    One of the most unusual and exciting discoveries Read More

  • Great Results - The 2012 Brett Ashford Triathlons & Aquabikes

    Great Results - The 2012 Brett Ashford Triathlons & Aquabikes

    Strong performances from local clubs Read More

  • Restored Villa Quarry Site Is Opened To The Public

    Restored Villa Quarry Site Is Opened To The Public

    Villa quarry in Essex, a restored Brett quarry site, was recently opened up for public access. Read More

  • Brett Sponsors The Lydd Half Marathon

    Brett Sponsors The Lydd Half Marathon

    Almost 600 runners took part in this year’s Brett sponsored Lydd Half Marathon. Read More

  • Animals Go Wild For Brett Aggregates' Lydd Sand

    Animals Go Wild For Brett Aggregates' Lydd Sand

    When Brett Aggregates received a call from Howletts Wildlife Park for sand for the Rhino and Elephant enclosures we were more than happy to help. Read More

  • Drive To Improve Cycle Safety

    Drive To Improve Cycle Safety

    Brett Concrete have achieved gold status in the Freight Operators Scheme (FORS) for their improvements to vehicle safety and fuel consumption Read more

  • Triple Award At RHS Cardiff

    Triple Award At RHS Cardiff

    Brett Landscaping are celebrating success after scooping three awards at the RHS Cardiff Flower Show 2012. Read More

  • Public Exhibition - George Green, Buckinghamshire

    Public Exhibition - George Green, Buckinghamshire

    Brett Aggregates Ltd held a public exhibition of its planning application proposals for the extraction and on-site processing of sand and gravel Read More

  • First RHS Gold For Brett Landscaping & Building Products

    First RHS Gold For Brett Landscaping & Building Products

    The first ever RHS gold medal to be awarded to a Brett Landscaping supported garden Read More

  • New Cycle Path

    New Cycle Path

    May this year saw the opening of the Great Stour Way, part of National Cycle Route 18. Read More

  • Built on Relationships - Hithermoor & Heathrow Terminal 2

    Built on Relationships - Hithermoor & Heathrow Terminal 2

    The Brett Aggregates Hithermoor site is playing a key role in the Heathrow Terminal 2 project Read More

  • Brett Scoops Prestigious Awards For Biodiversity

    Brett Scoops Prestigious Awards For Biodiversity

    The Brett Group has been presented with the biodiversity award by the Mineral Products Association for its overall commitment Read More

  • First Brett Ashford Triathlon A Great Success

    First Brett Ashford Triathlon A Great Success

    The first Brett Ashford Triathalon took place on Sunday 14th August 2011. The beautiful Conningbrook Lakes and The Julie Rose Stadium Read More

  • Brett Supplies Concrete To The East Kent Access Project

    Brett Supplies Concrete To The East Kent Access Project

    Brett is one of the main suppliers on the East Kent Access Phase Two project, an £87m joint-venture between Volkerfitzpatrick and Hochtief. Read more

  • Brett Wins Silver At RHS Tatton Park Flower Show

    Brett Wins Silver At RHS Tatton Park Flower Show

    Brett Landscaping and Building Products have produced yet another award winning garden incorporating their paving and decorative aggregates. Read More

  • Hoggin Home For Meerkats

    Hoggin Home For Meerkats

    For many years, Granite Products has supported Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust, both through sponsorship and the donation of a range of products. Read More

  • Brett Supports Local Talent

    Brett Supports Local Talent

    As part of a restoration project in the early 1980's, approximately 40 willow trees were planted by Brett employee Dave Steward at Sandon Quarry Read More

  • Brett Concrete Wins BRMCA Award

    Brett Concrete Wins BRMCA Award

    Brett Concrete Wins British Ready-mixed Concrete Association Award Read more

  • A New Patio For Cliffe Bowl Club

    A New Patio For Cliffe Bowl Club

    Brett Concrete donates concrete to help to create a patio seating for Cliffe Bowls Club Read more

  • Public Exhibition - Elsenham Quarry

    Public Exhibition - Elsenham Quarry

    Brett Aggregates Ltd is holding a public exhibition of its planning application proposals to extend the mineral working at its Elsenham Quarry. Read More

  • Podplus 3 lakes 5k raises £2000

    Podplus 3 lakes 5k raises £2000

    The second year of the Podplus three lakes 5k Charity event took place on Sunday 4th July in glorious weather at the Julie Rose Stadium. Read More

  • Brett Makes Beach Party Possible

    Brett Makes Beach Party Possible

    Residents, friends and family enjoyed the blazing sunshine at Connors House, residential care home in Canterbury, Read More

  • Recycled Pallets For Fishing Pontoons

    Recycled Pallets For Fishing Pontoons

    Recycled timber racks from the Brett Group's Chipping Campden plant were recently given a new lease of life Read More

  • Kentish Stour Countryside Project

    Kentish Stour Countryside Project

    The Kentish Stour Countryside Project is funded through a partnership of organisations of which the Brett Group is the primary commercial sponsor. Read More

  • Local School Grows Interest In Healthy Eating

    Local School Grows Interest In Healthy Eating

    Pupils and budding horticulturists at Southroyd Primary & Nursery School are learning about the benefits of healthy eating Read More