VOLUNTARY GROUP OF THE YEAR
Bucks Recycling are a local, established business that believes in supporting and giving back to our local community.
Bucks Recycling are often involved in community support projects and the Thame Wombles are delighted that they chose to become our first sponsors, enabling us to clear over two tonnes of rubbish in our first few weeks.
Groves is a family owned business and for over 50 years has been providing sewing, knitting, quilting and needlecraft products to the retail trade.
They are the UK’s leading distributor, supplying the trade with a vast range of well-known branded products.
The company's community spirit, environmental concerns ,and shared common goals, mean that Thame will benefit greatly from our relationship with them.
Formed in 1979 and based at Thame, Oxfordshire, Kubota (U.K.) continues to win customer satisfaction and confidence by working to provide quality product offerings, and advanced technologies.
By supporting Thame Wombles they have given us an opportunity to enhance recycling, and have made a valuable contribution to the reduction of waste in our local community.
Thame Freight Services is a family run business founded in 2001 that provides fast and reliable road haulage and freight delivery services, to a wide range of industrial and commercial customers within the UK and Europe.
Their valuable sponsorship has allowed us to increase our waste clearance capacity by 100%, making the work easier and safer.
They continue to offer support, in the transportation of our equipment and waste if required.
Their sales, service, parts and tyre staff are among the best in the industry offering years of knowledge and making sure your customer experience is second to none.
Established as a family business in 1976, Farol today is made up of over 230 sales, service, parts, transport, tyre and admin staff whilst still remaining 100% family owned.
We were extremely grateful that Farol chose to sponsor us, by providing a full range of equipment, to enable us to maximise our operations.
Helpful Hirings is a third generation family business located just outside Thame. Established in 1963 by Eric Gladwin, the company was one of the pioneers of the hire industry.
The staff team have a wealth of professional qualifications and training all relevant to the hire industry and, combined with an average length of service of over ten years, that enables Helpful Hirings to satisfy any customer requirements and queries promptly and efficiently.
They combined forces with Farol Engineering to offer Thame Wombles an extremely generous donation, which was evidence of their commitment to the local community, and to ensuring that we were in a strong position to develop our conservation projects.
Thame taxis have customers holidays and business trips covered with airport transfers, journey to all major transport links, hotel transfers, meetings and conferences. As well as trips for special occasions such as weddings and functions.
From journeys in and around London to local journeys, they can fulfill one off requirements in addition to customers day to day needs. Including visits to hospitals and health centres.
Thame Wombles were delighted when they offered the donation of a van, our very first "Womble Wagon".
It enabled us to move our equipment, and heavy items of waste, reducing the wear and tear on our own vehicles.
Waitrose & Partners (formerly Waitrose) is a brand of British supermarkets, founded in 1904 as Waite, Rose & Taylor, later shortened to Waitrose.
It was acquired in 1937 by employee-owned retailer John Lewis Partnership, which still sells groceries under the brand.
Its head offices are located in Bracknell and Victoria, England. Waitrose & Partners has 332 shops across the United Kingdom, including 65 "little Waitrose" convenience shops, and a 5.1% share of the groceries market, making the company the eighth-largest retailer of groceries in the UK.
Waitrose in Thame have shown their support for many local charities, and Thame Wombles is proud to be one of them.
Their sponsorship is gratefully received.
Mortgage Advice Bureau is the UK’s leading mortgage intermediary brand, winning over 150 national awards for the quality of its advice and service.
With over 1,600 advisers across the UK, we offer expert mortgage advice on a local, regional and national level to UK consumers, both face-to-face and over the phone.
The expert advice we offer, combined with the volume of mortgages that we arrange, places us in a very strong position to ensure that our customers have access to the latest deals available and receive a first-class service.
We handle over £16 billion of loans annually, and were the first - and are currently the only - mortgage intermediary to have floated on the London Stock Exchange, having joined the Alternative Investment Market (AIM) in November 2014.