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BJB get a lift from their visit to IMHX 2013

IMHX 2013 held recently at the NEC, Birmingham proved to be a valuable learning exercise and networking opportunity for the BJB Lift Trucks team. Over the course of the 4-day exhibition, 10 staff from BJB toured the stands renewing old acquaintances and forging new business contacts. The event, held once every 3 years, provided a..

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BJB Operations Manager lands a prize

The annual Humber Cod Match finally took place on Sunday 17th March in testing conditions. The event, which was jointly sponsored by BJB Lift Trucks Limited, Baitbox and Cryotech, saw 93 boats from all over the UK participating. With a £1500.00 top prize for the biggest Cod, the match is always well supported. Unfortunately, the..

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Jobs fair an attraction for BJB!

Representatives from BJB Lift Trucks and Train2Work attended a local jobs fair aimed highlighting employment and training opportunities available to job seekers. The event was organised by In-Training, an organisation that BJB has close ties with, was held at In-Training’s Armstrong Street branch in Grimsby. Funded Training and HR manager, Kim Bottomley, explained, “We have..

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Out on a fundraising shout

February 25, 2013 | posted in: BJB Lift Trucks Supporting the local community, BJB NEWS | by

Companies and golfers from all over the region are coming together to support the inaugural Grimsby & Cleethorpes RNLI Golf Day. The prestigious event is being held on Friday 7th June 2013 at Waltham Windmill Golf Club. With over 130 golfers currently pledged to take part, the event is being well supported by local sponsors..

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BJB rescue The Ark

February 25, 2013 | posted in: BJB Lift Trucks Supporting the local community, BJB NEWS | by

BJB Lift Trucks have come to the aid of The Ark Animal Rescue and Retirement Home at North Somercotes. Following an appeal for town centre drop-off points for donations of food and bedding, BJB were only too pleased to offer their services. The urgent appeal from the Ark was aimed at making it easier for..

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BJB ready to support seafood sector growth

The Humber Seafood Institute was the venue for the latest Humber Seafood Development Day, hosted by Seafish. BJB Lift Trucks Head of Marketing, Nikki Hale, joined representatives from the seafood processing sector at the full day event. Presentations from Seafox and the Department of UK Trade and Industry outlined a raft of funding available to..

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BJB support growth at Humber LEP launch

Representatives from BJB Lift Trucks joined other regional industry leaders at the launch of the Humber Local Enterprise Partnership’s latest round of funding. The prestigious event, held at the refurbished Baths Hall in Scunthorpe, saw MP’s, councillors and business leaders networking before a series of informative speeches. The packed hall heard from Minister of State..

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RNLI buoyed up by gift

January 25, 2013 | posted in: BJB Lift Trucks Supporting the local community, BJB NEWS | by

Cleethorpes RNLI have been buoyed up by a generous gift from Shrewsbury pensioner Vera Evans (87). Mrs Evans wrote to Grimsby Fish Market just before Christmas 2012 enquiring about the status of the market and the local fleet. Grimsby Fish Market chief executive, Martyn Boyers, took the time and trouble to reply to Mrs Evan’s..

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Face paining fun at children’s Christmas party

December 14, 2012 | posted in: BJB Lift Trucks Supporting the local community, BJB NEWS | by

Year 1 pupils from Elliston Street and Bursar Street schools in Cleethorpes enjoyed an afternoon of fun at Lucarly’s, Humberston for their annual Christmas party. The annual event was hosted by Cleethorpes Rotary Club who kindly provided the children and teachers with party hats, a buffet and hilarious entertainment from Nutty Norman! Face painting was..

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