A Reception at 11 Downing Street

Airedale Springs chairman Tim Parkinson (left) with Keighley MP Kris Hopkins (Centre left) and Marrose Abrasives Managing Director Tony Day (right) at the Northern Powerhouse reception at No. 11 Downing Street. BUSINESS LEADERS from the Keighley district attended a top-level Government reception focused on the creation of a Northern Powerhouse earlier in the month. Tony Day… Continue Reading …

New Venture to Act as a One-Stop Shop to Help Young Businesses Grow

BRADFORD ENTREPRENEUR Eric Hawthorn has helped launch a new support service which aims to help 20,000 ambitious small and medium firms over the next six years. From left, Tim Parkinson, Airedale Springs; Victoria Boldison, Principle Healthcare; Roger Marsh, LEP chairman; Gori Yahaya, Google; Eric Hawthorn, Radio Design; Melanie Oldham, Bob’s Business and Adam Beaumont, aql…. Continue Reading …

Tracey Newman Joins the 25 Year Club……

Our Accounts Manager Tracey Newman became the 47th member of our 25 year club earlier this year and celebrated at the Grouse Inn, Oldfield with 23 other club members who all have over 25 years continuous service with the Company. Tracey joined the Company as a Customer Service Assistant before studying for accountancy qualifications and moving to the Accounts Department. Tracey Newman with Chairman Tim… Continue Reading …

AND THE WINNER IS………

Brian Cooper an employee with 48 years continuous service decided to nominate Airedale Springs in the Telegraph and Argus Bradford Means Business Awards 2015 in the Employer of the Year category. What were they looking for in the entry? “Our judges want to know about the company which, in the opinion of its staff, provides… Continue Reading …

We Welcome Another Bishop!

Pictured – Steve Hart, Production Director, Bishop Toby Howarth and Company president Michael Parkinson OBE. The Keighley deanery is one of the five deaneries which make up the new Bradford Episcopal Area and Bishop Toby Howarth spent a week visiting hospitals, businesses and church projects in the area, and having pastoral meetings with clergy and… Continue Reading …

The Lord Mayor and Lady Mayoress of Bradford visit The Spring Works to celebrate our extended range

Airedale Springs were pleased to welcome The Lord Mayor of Bradford, Councillor Mike Gibbons and the Lady Mayoress, Mrs Elizabeth M Sharp on the 19th March. The Mayor and Mayoress were given a brief introduction to the Company and its history prior to a tour of our production facilities. The Mayor and Mayoress were keen to learn… Continue Reading …

Keighley Town Mayor visits The Spring Works

Councillor Graham Mitchell, Keighley Town Mayor and Mr Andy Westerman the Mayor’s Steward visited Airedale Springs on the 23rd February 2015. L/R Mr Andy Westerman, Councillor Graham Mitchell, Michael Parkinson, Tim Parkinson After an introduction to the history of the Company by its President Mr Michael Parkinson and Chairman Tim Parkinson, our visitors were given… Continue Reading …

Keighley Business Awards 2015

On the 13th January Tim Parkinson was invited to speak at the launch event of the 2015 Keighley Business Awards. Last year Airedale Springs scooped 3 awards including Overall Business of the Year.   L/R Sean Parkinson Commercial Director, Steve Hart Production Director, Tim Parkinson Chairman. Due to its previous successes in 2013 and 2014… Continue Reading …