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Holy Name Hall, Cheltenham

We are excited to be working in partnership with Cheltenham Borough Homes Ltd on the construction of eight dwellings in Cheltenham. The scheme will bring much needed affordable housing to the area. The development includes the demolition of existing Holy Name Hall. The hall was previously used as a badminton court from 1996 but recently fell into Continue reading Holy Name Hall, Cheltenham

Stagholt Pavilion, Stonehouse

We are proud to be working in partnership with Two Rivers Housing to construct seven no. dwellings at the old Stagholt Pavilion Site in Stonehouse. A site tour took place on 30th January with Two Rivers Housing along with representatives from Homes England, Stroud District Council, Standish Parish Council and the Mayor of Stonehouse. The Continue reading Stagholt Pavilion, Stonehouse

Company Charity 2020

Throughout 2019 Harper Group supported both Breast Cancer Haven in Hereford and Breast Cancer Now. Over the last year we have taken part in various events ranging from Charity Football to Cake Days. We are very excited to announce that together with the help of our generous employees we have raised £2,000.00! The amount will be Continue reading Company Charity 2020

Beattie Avenue, Hereford

We are excited to announce that we will be working in partnership with Connexus on a £9 million development at Beattie Avenue in Hereford. Currently the existing properties are prefabricated and have lasted for over 60 years, longer than originally thought. The development will comprise of 71 no. dwellings split over two phases. There will Continue reading Beattie Avenue, Hereford

Bath Street, Hereford

Last week Bath Street in Hereford took delivery of a tower crane. Throughout the setting up process we took a time-lapse video to show how it is erected and operated.  

Careers Fair At Hall Green Academy

On Tuesday we attended Hall Green Academy’s careers fair. Throughout the morning Year 9 and Year 11 students had the opportunity to ask questions to various public and private sector organisations about what they do and what qualifications are required. We had a great morning answering all of their questions and finding out what they Continue reading Careers Fair At Hall Green Academy

Moran Road and Knutton Lane

Two sites that are part of a £2.4 million development on numerous small parcels of land in Knutton, will be commencing next week. Works will begin on Moran Road and Knutton Lane, both of which are part of a development that include the construction of 20 No. dwellings ranging from 3-bedroom houses along with 2- Continue reading Moran Road and Knutton Lane

Fairway Green, Wolverhampton

We are excited to share with you the successful handover of another Wolverhampton Homes Development, Fairway Green. The site comprises of four no. one bedroom apartments to provide affordable homes within the area. Each apartment has its own electric car charging point, along with a shared cycle shelter. We look forward to working alongside Wolverhampton Continue reading Fairway Green, Wolverhampton

The Old Baptist Chapel, Shifnal

Our last handover of 2019 was a unique development in Shifnal. The existing Old Baptist Chapel built in 1844, has been demolished to accommodate the construction of 2 no. apartment blocks. Replicating the existing chapel, one block which comprises of two two-bedroom apartments, has been designed to keep its original character of the building inline Continue reading The Old Baptist Chapel, Shifnal

Food Bank Collection

We are proud to support The Brierley Hill Project which is part of the Black Country Food Bank. Today, we dropped off generous donations from our employees. Thank you to Mandy Parsons our Technical Manager for organising the collection and to everyone who has kindly donated items towards this.  

Crumplebury

J. Harper & Sons have recently completed ‘Crumplebury’; this is a performance and events venue nestled in the Herefordshire countryside. The conference centre is a two storey steel frame building finished with a plethora of materials, blending beautifully together. The internal detail is a custom tailored designed to complement the open spaces including the spiral Continue reading Crumplebury

Elf Day

Ready, set, SNOW! Harper Group took part in Elf Day last week to raise money for the Alzheimer’s Society to help beat dementia. Our generous staff have donated tombola and buffet items and have all got into the Christmas spirit and raised £180.00! “Every penny you fundraise for Alzheimer’s Society is making sure we can Continue reading Elf Day