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June 2020 Newsletter

Please find below our monthly Newsletter ‘Let’s Talk Frames’ containing all the latest news from Lancashire Trade Frames. Click here to view Let’s Talk Frames June

Defibrillator at Lancs Trade Saving lives

In 2017, Lancashire Trade Frames purchased and installed a new and automated external defibrillator (AED) for use by the factory and surrounding community in Bury. The purchase was prompted by an incident that the Managing Director of the window fabrication business, Mark Rowland, freely admits shook him up. An employee suffered a sudden cardiac arrest […]

February 2020 Newsletters

Please find below our Newsletters containing all that is new at Lancashire Trade Frames >>Let’s Talk Frames February <<  

We’re celebrating sixteen years of solid progress.

Sweet Sixteen Time flies. It seems like yesterday that we were a fledgling business in a small Bolton factory, but somehow, sixteen years have passed. Now we’re a major fabricator with awards to our name, loyal customers and a growing range of exciting products. Every year, our operation grows and we’re planning to continue that […]

Manufacturing doesn’t need bosses. It needs leaders.

  Despite the horror story headlines, there is still a manufacturing sector in this country. Granted, it’s not what it was, but we live in a world where adaptability is essential and to resist every change is to go the way of the dinosaurs. Other sectors now provide over 90% of UK jobs and manufacturing […]

The power of the smaller business

  There was a time when having a big business with a brand that everyone knew and respected was a prime corporate objective. Building and protecting the image was critical because the brand signified trust, shouting loud and clear that the organisation was at the forefront of development, stood for quality and had responsibility running […]

We’re settling on a superior astragal bar

For a long time, we’ve been offering two different astragal bars, one from Spectus, the other made by Kömmerling. Both have their fans, but after a lot of thinking, we’ve made a decision that a single option will work better – both for us and ultimately, for you. We’ve picked the Kömmerling alternative because more […]

Lancashire Trade Frames Completes BBA Transition Assessment

The British Board of Agrément (BBA) is a leading supplier of certification for fabricators operating in the glazing industry. Certification is both a badge demonstrating competence and an indicator of high professional standards. BBA certification requires fabricators to undergo an audit, and Lancashire Trade Frames has recently been through such a process with regard to […]

The brew that works wonders

No doubt, you’ll have heard of the Big Macmillan Coffee Morning (if not, where have you been these last few years?) It’s a simple idea, we get together for coffee and we use the occasion to raise a few pounds to support Macmillan’s amazing work supporting those with cancer. This year, the event is happening […]

More success for our first apprentice

It doesn’t seem long since we were reporting that the first youngster to start as an apprentice with the LTF team, Brandon Vevers, had achieved an NVQ at level 2. Now, we’re delighted to announce that Brandon has succeeded in reaching the level 3 standard, and we’d like to offer him our congratulations. Brandon has […]