TR Fastenings’ Support Contributes to Fund-Raising Success for Manor Primary School

Children from Manor Primary School in Uckfield have successfully managed to raise enough money both to pay for the education of a 13-year-old Ugandan boy and also build his family a new home.

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TR Fastenings Supports Ashdown Forest RDA Equine Therapy Centre for Children

TR Fastenings’ new sponsorship of Ashdown Forest RDA, will not only assist with the day-to-day running costs of this important East Sussex equine therapy centre for children, but brings the dream of purchasing a much-needed larger pony a major step closer, according to its coach, Allison Remmen. Read more

TR Fastenings’ Sponsorship Helps Newick Cricket Club Push Boundaries

Uckfield based TR Fastenings’ is delighted to announce its continued support of Newick Cricket Club throughout the 2015 season.

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Uckfield Grasshoppers Toasts 2015 Achievements at Annual Awards Ceremony

Uckfield Grasshoppers Football Club recently rounded off a highly successful season with an awards evening at which club Chairman Tony Rossi thanked both Malcolm Diamond and Geoff Budd for their time and TR Fastenings for its support.

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TR Fastenings’ Hosts Electric Car Grand Prix in Uckfield Festival 2015

The leading global manufacturer and distributor of industrial nuts, bolts and screws, TR Fastenings, will once again host the 13th Annual Uckfield Grand Prix in its Bellbrook Estate car park on Sunday 12th July 2015.

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UPDATE: Team Smash Target in Cycling Challenge

TR Fastenings would like to offer its warmest congratulations to the cyclists who have raised a grand total of £11,500 for Macmillan Cancer Support.

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Uckfield FM interviews TR about local sponsorship

TR's Geoff Budd joins Mick Kirby on Uckfield FM to talk about the local community & why TR try & support as many organisations as possible.

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Some exciting new from Phil Edwards and the EV1000 Project

Phil Edwards and the team finally have the go ahead to start the EV1000 Project!

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TR proud to support Cancer Research UK Summer Lunch

Organised by the Crowborough Volunteer Committee this years lunch is taking place 17th June at the East Sussex National, near Uckfield.

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TR Fastenings’ Sponsorship Helps Newick Cricket Club Push Boundaries

Uckfield based TR Fastenings’ is delighted to announce its continued support of Newick Cricket Club throughout the 2015 season.

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Mick Kirby Takes the ‘Dis’ Out of Disability with Clay Pigeon Shooting Success

Uckfield based TR Fastenings is pleased to be sponsoring champion shooter and disabled sports person Mick Kirby, in clay pigeon shooting competitions across the UK and internationally during 2015/16.

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Cyclists Saddle Up for Challenging Devon Bike Ride in Loving Memory

A team of seven adventurous cyclists are taking on the 150 mile Devon Coast to Coast challenge from 6th to 9th May 2015 to raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Support, sponsored by Uckfield based TR Fastenings Ltd.

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TR Supports the Uckfield Art Trail 2015

Celebrating its 10th year anniversary, the Uckfield Art Trail returns to the Uckfield Festival this July

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TR Red Nose Day 2015 Bake off

TR hosts bake off for Red Nose Day 2015

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2014

TR Proud to Support The Stroke Association

TR Fastenings will be supporting Craig Davis, local employee at the Royal Mail on the Bellbrook Industrial Estate as he participates in the London Marathon for the Stroke Association.

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TR Scotland supports Save the Children

TR Scotland takes part in Christmas Jumper Day for Save the Children

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Children in Need 2014

TR Fastenings head office host fundraising day for Children In Need 2014

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Fund-raising success for Manor schoolchildren, Uckfield

It has taken just four weeks for children at Manor Primary School, Uckfield, to raise enough money to build a house for a family in Uganda.

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TR Fastenings Supports Young Engineers at Uckfield Community Technical College

Sponsorship enables local students to develop a new eco-friendly Greenpower race car

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TR Southern Fasteners Supports Local Charity in Mini Marathon

The Ladies Mini Marathon event took place in Cork City on Sunday 28th September

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TR Scotland - Wear It Pink 2014

TR Scotland Wears it pink this Fri 24th Oct in support of Breast Cancer Campaign

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Team LonBar Presents £7,000 Cheque to Chestnut Tree House

Team Lonbar, a group of seven intrepid cyclists from Uckfield and surrounding areas, including TR Fastenings’ Quality Director Ian Carlton, proudly presented Eastbourne based children’s charity Chestnut Tree House with a cheque for £7,000 on the 14th October, after successfully completing a gruelling 1,000 mile bike ride from London to Barcelona. Read more

Latest news from Phil Edwards of Weald Electric Vehicle Technology - August 2014

Upcoming events and updates from Phil and the EV1000 project.

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Employee from TR Hungary swims across Lake Balaton

TR Hungary employee Csaba Kapuvári has taken part in the 2014 Lake Balaton cross swimming competition on Saturday 19 July 2014.

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TR Southern Fasteners support the Irish Cancer Society

The staff of TR Southern Fasteners Mallow decided to get on board and take part in one of the fastest growing social media sensations to hit Ireland.

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Team LonBar Blog

Follow the team on their epic 1000 mile challenge from London to Barcelona.

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Uckfield Cyclists Gear Up for London to Barcelona Bike Ride!

TR Fastenings is proud to support charity cycle ride in aid of Chestnut Tree House - Team LonBar begin their challenge on Sunday 13th July.

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TR supporting the Uckfield Art Trail 2014

Now in its ninth year, the Uckfield Art Trail returns for 2014, promising another vibrant display of art and craft located in the Civic Centre for a short but sweet weekend.

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Uckfield Cyclists Gear Up for London to Barcelona Bike Ride!

Team Lonbar, a group of seven intrepid cyclists from Uckfield led by TR Fastenings’ Quality Director Ian Carlton, is preparing to undertake the gruelling challenge of a 1,000 mile bike ride to raise £7,000 for Chestnut Tree House

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Uckfield Grasshoppers Sussex Sixes Tournament 2014

Uckfield Grasshoppers Junior Football Club, which is sponsored by TR Fastenings organises this annual tournament fundraiser to help raise money for the local team.

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TR Sponsors New 6 A Side Football Team

TR employees have put together a football team for a 6 a side football league that’s held at Freedom Leisure in Uckfield every weds night. The TR Fastenings team get to play a 1 half hour game a week against other local teams.

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Let’s beat cancer sooner

The Cancer Research UK Summer Lunch – organised by the Crowborough Volunteer Committee – is taking place this year on Wednesday 4 June at the East Sussex National, near Uckfield.

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TR Sponsor, Young Employee of the Year Award 2014 - Uckfield Business Awards

Preparations are well underway for the Uckfield Business Awards 2014 – organised to celebrate the achievements and diversity of the East Sussex town’s business community.

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Lancaster Fastener Team take part in the Sport Relief Mile

On 23rd March 2014, a team from Lancaster Fastener entered in to the spirit of this year’s Sport Relief Mile campaign, all successfully completing the longest of the 3 distances, the 6 mile challenge.

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TR employee, Kat Babb fundraising for Cancer Research UK

Kat Babb from TR's head office in Uckfield East Sussex, is taking part in Race for Life in Eastbourne in June 2014.

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TR proud to suppoprt - London to Barcelona Bike Ride 2014 for Chestnut Tree House

Team LonBar start their challenge from Big Ben in London on the 13th July 2014 arriving on the 23rd July in Barcelona!

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TR Fastenings Supports ‘The Children’s Adventure Farm Trust’ - January Update

TR Fastenings is delighted to announce that it has recently started supporting The Children’s Adventure Farm Trust.

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2013

Latest news from Phil Edwards of Weald Electric Vehicle Technology - April 2013

Upcoming events and updates from Phil and the EV1000 project.

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Lee Frawley & Rhapsody - Update November 2013

It was a year ago this week that negotiations for me to buy Rhapsody were finally concluded and he was transported back down to Surrey for the next phase of our journey together.  The 2014 World Equestrian Games in Normandy!

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TR head office hosts bake off for Children in need 2013

TR staff in Uckfield, East Sussex have today hosted a bake off to raise money for the charity. A selection of cakes and pastries were baked and entered and judged by Jim Barker - CEO, Malcolm Diamond MBE - Executive Chairman and Mark Belton - Group Finance Director.

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Uckfield Grasshoppers Helps to Kick Off New All-Weather Pitch

Uckfield Grasshoppers Junior Football Club, which is sponsored by TR Fastenings, has been given the prestigious honour of competing in one of three concurrent matches being played to launch the town’s new all-weather pitch at its Grand Opening on Wednesday 6th November.

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Wear it Pink 2013 - Breast Cancer Campaign’s fundraising event

The TR teams in Scotland and the South East have again taken part in the Wear it Pink charity event and raised over £500.

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Friends of Mombasa Children holding annual charity dinner dance

TR Fastenings were honored to attend in 2012 and support this wonderful charity. This year the dinner is being held at the Chatsworth Hotel in Worthing, tickets are £50.

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Lee Frawley & Rhapsody - Since the Paralympics 2012

TR Fastenings were proud sponsors of Lee and Rhapsody during the Paralympics 2012, see what has been happening since and the lead up to the next big competition, the World Equestrian Games next August/September in Normandy, France!

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Employee from TR raising money for pancreatic cancer

Hannah Creasey from TR headquarters BBP in Uckfield, is raising money for pancreatic cancer by walking at Shine, London and giving to Cancer Research UK.

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Latest news from Phil Edwards of Weald Electric Vehicle Technology - April 2013

Upcoming events and updates from Phil and the EV1000 project.

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Newick Cricket Club host celebrity match with the help of Piers Morgan

TV presenter and former Daily Mirror editor Piers Morgan touched down in his home village of Newick on Sunday for his annual family cricket match.

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Employee from TR Hungary swims across Lake Balaton

TR Hungary employee Csaba Kapuvári, took part in the 2013 Lake Balaton cross swimming competition on Saturday 20 July 2013.

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TR sponsor an Elephant Pump in Zimbabwe

With every water cooler and bottle of water TR has obtained from AquAid a donation has been made on its behalf to The Africa Trust. These funds are being used to directly build fresh drinking water wells in areas in Africa where it is needed the most, like in schools and villages.

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TR North East sponsor St Mary's Aces football club

This year the under eleven side played in the 11 a-­‐side Teesside Junior Alliance League for the first time and finished in 5th place, this was quite an achievement as this was their first attempt at this level. 

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TR raising money for St Wilfred's Hospice and Manor Park School

On Sunday 30th June Lynsey Baldock, Hayley Miles, (Employees from TR head quarters Uckfield) and a few other family members will be doing a 7 mile sponsored walk down at Birling Gap to raise funds for St Wilfred’s Hospice and Manor Park School. 

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Claire Coleman rasing over £800 for The Alzheimer's Society

Claire completed her run in 59 minutes and 24 seconds, after a long hot run in the sunshine. Claire has now raised £830.

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TR Raising Money for Lupus UK

Anjanita from the TR marketing department will be competing in her first triathlon event on 7th July 2013 at Ashburnham Place in Battle, East Sussex.

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TR Raising Money for the British Heart Foundation

On Sunday 16th June, TR employee Sam Pert, from TR headquarters in Uckfield, will be taking part in this years London to Brighton Bike Ride.

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TR Raising Money for the MacMillan Cancer Trust

On the 2nd June, John Nar from TR Waterside Park will be taking part in the 13 mile Walk For Kids Charty event.

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TR Scotland supporting the Yorkhill Children's Foundation

On Saturday 8th June, Jim McGeachan and Bruce Hamilton from TR Scotland, and a friend of theirs Stephen Wright, will be climbing Ben Nevis to raise money for Yorkhill Children's Foundation.

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Latest News From Newick Cricket Club

Read the latest club news and see the latest results from the team.

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Latest news from Phil Edwards of Weald Electric Vehicle Technology - April 2013

Upcoming events and updates from Phil and the EV1000 project.

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Oliver Owen - Ninja Kart Racer

Read the latest news from Ollie and his Ninja kart racing event!

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TR Supports The Alzheimer's Society

On Sunday 26th May 2013 Claire Coleman from TR Manchester, will be running the Great Manchester 10k Run in memory of her Nana (Eileen McCabe) who sadly passed away on December 4th 2012.

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TR IT Team running the Brighton marathon in support of The British Heart Foundation

Chris Tull and Dave Hinton from TR Systems are running the Brighton Marathon on 14th April.

They are running to help raise money for The British Heart Foundation and the NSPCC.

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Howzat For a Ringer! TR Fastenings Sponsors Newick Cricket Club

TR Fastenings, a major global manufacturer and distributor of industrial fastenings based in Uckfield, East Sussex, is delighted to have become a Corporate Sponsor of Newick Cricket Club and will be sponsoring the match balls for the club’s four league teams this season.

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MuddyTRMayhem!

A group of TR staff from our North East location have competed in Muddy Mayhem for Help for Heroes to raise money to support the great work this charity does to help our armed forces.

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Red Nose Day 2013 - TR Quiz

TR head office have taken part in a general knowledge quiz to raise funds for Red Nose Day 2013.

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TR & AquAid - Supporting the Africa Trust

TR Fastenings has, by using AquAid's water coolers, helped save the lives of many children in Africa. With every water cooler and bottle of water TR has obtained from AquAid a donation has been made on its behalf to The Africa Trust.

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Oliver Owen - Ninja Kart Racer

TR is proud supporter of 7 year old Ninja Kart racer Oliver Owen. Oliver races Ninja Karts in the 6-12 year olds group, driving with SLS Ninja Karts, in the UK.

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MuddyTRMayhem!

A group of TR staff from our Midlands location are competing in Muddy Mayhem for Help for Heroes to raise money to support the great work this charity does to help our armed forces.

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2012

Uckfield Grasshoppers JFC has won The Sussex Sports Club Of The Year 2012

This weekend Uckfield Grasshoppers Junior Football Club won it’s biggest award to date, “The Sussex Sports Club Of The Year 2012”. A Massive Thank You to all who voted for the team from the management of Uckfield Grasshoppers JFC.

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Children in Need 2012

TR's head office in Uckfield, East Sussex had a pyjama day on Friday 16th November to raise money for the childrens charity.

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Movember - TR gets involved

It is the month of Movember and men, known as Mo Bros, all over the world are grooming, trimming and waxing themselves some fine moustaches in support of men’s health.

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Uckfield Grasshoppers JFC nominated in Sussex Sports Awards

TR Fastenings is a proud sponsor of Uckfield Grasshoppers JFC. It gives us great pleasure to announce that Uckfield Grasshoppers JFC have been nominated for this year’s Sussex Sports Awards, Club Of the Year Award.

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TR Scotland Wears it Pink in support of Breast Cancer Campaign

The TR Scotland team held a special 'Wear it Pink' fundraising day on Friday 26th October to raise money for the Breast Cancer Campaign. The team all came together and organised a variety of activities and competitions to raise a grand total of £500!

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TR Newton Aycliffe now supporting Bishop Auckland St Mary's Junior's U11s FC

TR's North East division is now sponsoring the Bishop Auckland St Mary's Junior's FC, voted Durham FA Community Club of the Year 2008 and Durham County Junior Sports Club of the Year 2009.

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TR attends Charity Gala Night in support of the Freinds of Mombasa Children

Eight TR staff from our head office in Uckfield, East Sussex attended the Gala in support of the Friends of Mombasa Children charity, which included an auction, a raffle and dinner and dancing all to raise money for the charity.

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TR Norway employee helps raise £70,000 for charity!

Jan-Erik Storsve has taken part in a half marathon in Oslo, Norway as part of a charity pool along with 300 other people raising £70,000 for the Cancer Foundation in Norway!

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TR Sponsors 'Young Employee of the Year' Award 2012

TR Fastenings is proud sponsor of “Young Employee of the Year” for the Sussex Business Awards 2012 organised as an inaugural annual event by the Uckfield Chamber of Commerce.

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Lee Frawley and Rhapsody - Paralympics 2012

Lee and Rhapsody evented on Sunday 2nd Sept and Tuesday 4th Sept in the dressage test and then the free-style event to which Lee performed to steel brass band music.

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TR join Lee for a Carribean themed champagne evening.

TR employees Abi Burnett and Gill and Stephen O'Halloran, and Francesca Collin from Aneela Rose PR joined Lee and Rhapsody for a night of champagne and celebration in July.

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Peaks for Paul - Sponsored Climb

Between July 26th and August 1st 10 daring go getters will travel across the country to climb the 3 highest peaks in the UK.

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Emily Starbuck - Race For Life - Completed in 42 mins & 50 secs!

"Thank you so much for sponsoring me for the Race for Life that I did on Sunday."

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Jade Overy completes her 24 hour running challenge

"So I have completed my 24 hour challenge... and I managed a total of 60 miles.  I ran for the first 46 miles, feeling strong and it was an amazing (and new) experience to run that far."

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TR Sponsors Cancer Research UK

The CRUK Crowborough Committee Summer Lunch is one of the most high profile networking events in East Sussex/West Kent.

Young Employee of the Year

TR Sponsors Young employee of the year as part of Uckfield business awards 2012. In a tough employment market for young people, we are looking for the individual who will stand as a beacon of the dedication and talent that exists in the young people of Uckfield. 

Paralympian Lee Frawley

TR Fastenings are proud sponsors of Lee Frawley, a talented Dressage rider on her way to the Paralympics. Click here to read more about Lee and her achievements so far, including eventing all over the world with her horse Pip and the build up to the big event later this year!

Dave Hinton running the Brighton Marathon Sunday 15th April 2012

Dave Hinton, who works in our IT department at TR Fastenings will this year again be running the Brighton Marathon. Click here to read more and to sponsor Dave.

TR Movember - A success!

The month of Movember is now complete, the TR boys have grown some impressive moustaches and raised an amazing amount of money for mens health charities. Well done all!!

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TR Support Oak Tree Farm Rural Project

Oak Tree Farm, a charity organization set up to provide a rural working environment where people with learning disabilities gain the skills, independence and confidence to take them towards an active role in society have recently constructed a new Tea Room.

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TR Fastenings - Lets Go Cuckoo!

TR Fastenings Ltd is this years title sponsor of 'Lets Go Cuckoo' a sponsored walk along the Sussex Cuckoo Trail in support of Broad Oak Pre-School and Friends of East Sussex Hospices.

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