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GWAAC opens new shop in Yate Shopping Centre
Yate’s local air ambulance, Great Western Air Ambulance Charity (GWAAC), has become the latest fixture in Yate’s Shopping Centre as they opened their new shop in North Walk. The new shop was opened in a small ceremony this morning with a few of the charity’s Patrons, including Countess Bathurst and former patient and Trustee, Robin [...]
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S A Partners team members complete the Managing & Promoting Positive Mental Health & Wellbeing Programme
Members of the S A Partners Team have successfully completed the Royal College of Psychiatrists accredited programme – Managing & Promoting Positive Mental Health & Wellbeing as part of our continued professional development.  The training was provided by accredited trainer Stephne Puddy. The team deliver training, coach and mentor UK and international candidates on our [...]
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GWAAC’s Big Give Christmas Challenge

GWAAC are only called to the most serious medical emergencies, and bring with them skills and equipment normally only found in a hospital operating theatre. All of the funds raised from GWAAC’s Big Give Christmas Challenge will go towards essential training for our Critical Care Team. One of the courses to be funded is a […]

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Friends of Chernobyl Children get £5,000 Boost

Friends of Chernobyl’s Children are very grateful to S A Partners for their recent generous donation of £5000. This will go a very long way to helping the children in Belarus supported by the charity. It is especially welcome at this difficult time when the charity is not able to hold its usual fundraising activities. […]

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Air Ambulance Anniversary

12 months ago Robin Jaques suffered a near fatal crash while out riding his bike in the Forest of Dean. Breaking four of his ribs on impact, suffering a punctured lung and a burst femoral artery – Robin was losing a lot of blood and was in a critical state. Fortunately for Robin, the Great […]

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Supporting a School Learning Area

S A Partners via Phil Spooner are delighted to support the development of a designated learning area at Lixwm Primary School, which is a small rural village school with 58 pupils. The school has considerable funding challenges to support the learning environment of the pupils. After discussions with the Head teacher and the Special Intervention […]

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S A Partners Supporting Junior Sports Talent
Simon Grogan, MD at S A Partners, has put his lot in with rugby, and has decided to sponsor the the junior team at Crumlin RFC by donating his portion of S A Partners charity fund to help the lads for the remainder of the season. Simon, himself a former front row forward who has [...]
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Spreading Christmas Cheer for Cork Simon
John Quirke was again out and about volanteering with Cork Simon over the Christmas period. As well as dontaing €1,000 to this worthy cause, John was out supporting the charity, and spreading Christmas wishes. ‘I am always reminded of how privileged I am; given the security of a home, a job and the ability to [...]
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Surfers Against Sewage Report
S A Partners have been supporting Surfers Against Sewage because of their valued environmental and community work, and  Simon Grogan has been beach cleaning with the charity regularly. We recognise the important work Surfers Against Sewage do in communities throughout the UK for the protection of beaches, wildlife and the ocean for us and future [...]
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Supporting the Salvation Army

S A Partners are proud to support the Salvation Army in all the good work they do. At this time of year their work in helping the most vulnerable people in society is even more invaluable. The Salvation Army work in 131 countries, demonstrating Christian principles through practical support; offering unconditional friendship, and very practical […]

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The 3 Peaks Challenge for MS
Its that time of year again, when the S A Partners family put their foot and body forward for worthy charitable causes, and this one was a biggy! As in the previous year, Steve Baker and his son Elliot, took on the gruelling Yorkshire 3 Peaks challenge in aid of Multiple Screlosis. The Yorkshire Three [...]
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A Visit from the Air Ambulance Charity on Valentines Day.

We are extremely pleased to have been able to donate £1,320 to the Great Western Air Ambulance Charity recently, but its a donation with a very sobering story. This valentines day, Robin Jaques, a partner at S A Partners, gave his wife a very unexpected surprise. On the mid morning of the 14th Feb, which […]

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Swimming for Marie Curie

If swimming 5k seems daunting, spare a thought for one of our partners, Juliette Packham, who swam this distance twice, one day after the other! Carrying on from her 12 week 50 mile charity swim from last year, she signed up for a bigger challenge just before Christmas; a triple 5km! But with a busy […]

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Raising Money for the Marie Curie Foundation

S A Partners support for charities continues with the help of family members. Jeff Williams, partner, head of Business Development and Food & Drink, was extremely proud to support his daughter, Kirsty Williams, in her quest to complete a half marathon for charity. Kirsty ran the Merthyr half marathon in order to raise money for […]

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Going back to school

We are extremely pleased to see that links between schools and the commercial world are being kept alive by one of our employees, James Ash. James is currently a systems & business analyst with S A Partners, and is currently working on improving the data reporting presentation and efficiency. Also experimenting with new software packages […]

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Surfers Against Sewage

S A Partners are delighted to announce that we will be continuing support Surfers Against Sewage again this year. We are really passionate about keeping our oceans clean and safe for future generations. Along with funds donated to the cause, our MD Simon Grogan has been beach cleaning every Sunday for the past year, and recommends everyone tries […]

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Hitting the 3 Peaks with a new generation
Earlier this month, Robin Jaques, Partner and Head of Aerospace & Defence, hit the 3 Peaks challenge with the support of a new generation of intrepid volunteers to raise money for the CoeliacUK charity.  Robin travelled to their Cardiff office earlier this month to hand over a cheque for £1200 to Tristan Humphreys, which was the sum [...]
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Surfers Against Sewage and Dr Fiona Buttrey

Here at S A Partners, we are passionate about supporting the hard work of charities. One of the charities we support are Surfers Against Sewage , who recently interviewed our own Dr Fiona Buttrey. Recently Fiona undertook the 3 Peaks Challenge for charity, but in this interview Surfers Against Sewage wanted to talk about her […]

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Developing Junior Rugby
Jeff Williams, Partner and head of Food and Drink is extremely pleased to support his local under 13s rugby team at Cefn Coed RFC. Cefn Coed Rugby Club Currently run First, Athletic senior, junior teams and also a Mini Rugby Section, helping to develop youth rugby in the region. S A Partners proudly purchased the [...]
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S A Partners and BAE SYSTEMS support BRITISH JUDO in their winning ambitions for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Members of the British Judo Association have been honing their teamwork skills and improvement capability with S A Partners & BAE Systems at Portsmouth Naval Base. They came to see how the industry continually improves and to see how this relates to running a world class performance programme for athletes They spent two days at […]

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S A Partners supporting Cork Simon Community

S A Partners support many charities, and we are proud to sponsor Cork Simon community, who are a fantastic organisation working in solidarity with men and women who are homeless in Cork, offering housing and support on their journey back to independent living. As well as financial sponsorship, John Quirke, our Irish MD and head of […]

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Jeff’s Bloopers
Jeff Williams is a partner at S A Partners, and also the head of our Food & Drink sector. He's directed some fantastic CI interventions at clients all over the world who've provided excellent testimonials as a result, but occasionally things don't always go to plan. This was certainly the case during Jeff's recent filming [...]
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Over £2000 Raised for Movember!
With the completion of Movember, the total funds raised are in on how much those at S A Partners who gritted their teeth and facial hair raised for charity.  With S A Partners pledge of £50 per team member if the stuck it out, and other money raised by individual team members, the total raised is £2189. Even though [...]
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Movember target is Exceeded!
Just one day left, and the total amount raised so far for charity by the Lean Moustaches is £1181. With S A Partners pledge of £50 per team member, this means the total raised will be £1781. But, there is still time to donate to this good cause, with all money going to charity. Want [...]
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We’re on our way
With Movember now 20 days in, 'The Lean Moustaches' of S A Partners are progressing well with the team on a current balance of £408. With S A Partners pledge of £50 per team member, this means the total balance will stand at £958. Want to help and by donating a small amount to the [...]
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Movember is Nearly here
With Movember just a few days away, S A Partners have created the greatest Movember Team to grace this worthwhile cause. So what is Movember? Every November, a band of perfectly ordinary men take on the brave and death defying task of Movember: growing a moustache for charity in a bid to raise awareness about [...]
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Business Mentoring in the Community

As part of our Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) policy, we support a number of local communities and charitable organisations. In 2017, we are pleased to announce that one of our team will be providing mentoring support for local businesses and start-ups in the Powys, Wales.  This service is provided as part of the Welsh Government […]

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Community Support for Cancer Charity
As part of our partner program we  nominate causes that they have some personal connection to.  Based on this - we typically make a number of donations towards Cancer charities. This year, we donated prizes for an auction which helped raise £25k for Breast Cancer support in the UK, and also made a financial donation [...]
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