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GS Contracts wears pink for breast cancer charity

GS Contracts - Wear It Pink for charity

Friday 23rd October was “Wear it Pink” day at GS Contracts again! This is an annual charity event we support every year, in which our staff donate a small amount to wear pink clothing for the day. The event raises money and awareness for Breast Cancer Now charity. This year, those of our staff who were at our Colchester premises on Friday decided to wear pink curly wigs and pink hi-vis vests. Even our MD, Gary, wore a wig! In … [Read More]

Apprenticeships Event at Houses of Parliament

Apprenticeships event

One of GS Contracts’ directors, Kevin Hill, was invited to the House of Commons on 16th September to attend the “I’m Backing Apprentices” reception by the CITB (Construction Industry Training Board).  The event brought together employers and apprentices to meet MPs as part of an effort to get more youngsters into construction apprenticeships. The event was attended by over 200 people. It celebrated the work being done to support apprenticeships, and demonstrated new initiatives being backed by the CITB. It … [Read More]

Project News: Leon, South Kensington

Leon interior

In July we began our first fit-out for Leon – a well-known group of over 20 healthy fast-food restaurants in London. This project was their brand new branch in Thurloe Street, in South Kensington; we did the complete interior fit-out. As Leon is an existing brand, they have a manual to follow for interiors of all new branches. We adapted this into the space as required, including creating a mezzanine floor to give seating upstairs, and installing a metal staircase … [Read More]

Project Update: Coco di Mama, Margaret St (now with photos!)

Coco di Mama - Margaret St

Earlier this year, we completed the fit-out of another new branch of Coco di Mama – a London eatery offering fresh, authentic Italian cuisine. This is their sixth branch, located on Margaret Street, just behind Oxford Circus. GS Contracts has been the main contractor for all Coco di Mama’s branches. We took possession of the unit (which had previously been a doctors’ surgery!) after the landlord had completed some extensive shop-front works; the existing finishes and partitions were then stripped … [Read More]

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