We are overjoyed to announce the total raised for our sponsored charity Leuka in 2016 was £8,809.96! This was achieved by a combination of office bake sales, dress down Friday’s and our successful Aberdeen to Penzance rowing / cycle challenge, held here at Head Office. We would like to thank all those who supported us throughout the year!
2016 saw our biggest project to date, at Cherkley Court, Leatherhead. Works included refurbishments of the Upper Lodge, Garden Cottage and Garden House to create a cookery school and guest accommodation, and the complete fit-out of a new shell to form The Golf Clubhouse. Phase one works commenced in November 2015 and we are currently still on site completing the works to the new Maintenance Facility, due for completion in February 2017.
Our fundraising efforts for Leuka continued this month with our Scotland to Devon Fundraiser! With equipment kindly donated from our local Gymnasium, Winners 2000, it was our mission to row the 740KM distance over the 5 day week. We are pleased to tell say that we over achieved both our distance travelled at 821KM and money raised, over £3000. Thank you to all our suppliers / clients who supported us along the way!
We are currently completing a state of the art Boxing Gym in Marylebone, part owned by Heavyweight World Champion Anthony Joshua, seen here strangling our Project Manager Harry Schofield!
This is our second project within the NOVA development in Victoria. The 12 week projects see’s the conversion of an empty shell into an Will Rickers ‘American BBQ’ concept venue. The project is due for completion in Winter 2016.
Working alongside designers Sagrada this 6 week project comprises of a complete refurbishment of Bluebird restaurant on the Kings Road, Chelsea. Completion is due in September 2016.
Our second collaboration with Designers Russell Sage Studio see’s the conversion of this empty shell at Land Securities new development NOVA Victoria into a 10,000 square foot restaurant. The project will be over two floors, with a cafe, bar, outside terrace and food store on the ground floor and the main restaurant on the first floor. Due for completion in Autumn 2016.
We recently commenced onsite at Bower House, Shipston-on-Stour to carry out enabling works, which includes, roofing, demolitions, new extension to the kitchen, repairs, new external brick and block walling and alterations to existing services. Due for completion in September 2016.
Here at WFC we welcome any excuse to dust off the baking tins, crack the eggs and sieve the flour! All in support of our chosen charity for 2016 Leuka.
On the 13 May we held a WFC Bake sale, which included a variety of both sweet and savoury treats that were either baked or donated by the team. We successfully raised just over £60.00.
We plan to hold quarterly bake sales in addition to our ‘Dress Down Friday’s’ to continue the fundraising efforts with all proceeds being donated to Leuka.
This month we commenced onsite at Chelsea Bridge Wharf. In our first collaboration with Berkeley Homes this 16 week project consists of the fit-out of both Leisure and management suites within the luxury collection of apartments. Due for completion in August 2016.
Berkeley Vista Chelsea Wharf