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News 2010

News 2010

Tasty Menus Boost Anglesey School Dinners


The number of pupils choosing school meals has risen by six per cent over the past two years across Anglesey’s 52 primary schools, equating to an extra 270 meals everyday. The Isle of Anglesey County Council has worked closely with catering partner Eden Foodservice since September 2008 to develop tasty menus that not only appeal to pupils, but also use highest quality ingredients to meet nutrient based standards including locally-sourced produce wherever possible.

Rentokil Initial Acquires Knightsbridge Guarding Holdings Limited And Perception UK LLP


Rentokil Initial plc, one of the world’s leading providers of business support services, announces today the acquisitions of Knightsbridge Guarding Holdings Limited and Perception UK LLP. Both businesses will become part of the company’s Initial Facilities Services division and will enable it to strengthen its position in the UK’s integrated facilities market.

Initial Catering Services Achieves Red Tractor Status


Initial Catering Services has secured Red Tractor status reflecting that £1.5 million of meat used within its business each year is sourced from Assured British farms that meet guaranteed standards in terms of animal welfare, environmental protection, safety and hygiene. The accreditation was presented to Initial Catering Services at a plaque ceremony at the House of Lords, organised by Assured Food Standards and hosted by Lord Taylor of Holbeach CBE. The event was attended by employees, customers, suppliers and representatives from the NFU.

Meggitt Appoints Initial Integrated Services


Meggitt Aircraft Braking Systems has awarded a major contract to Initial Integrated Services for the provision of a facilities management service at its UK manufacturing & test sites in Coventry & Birmingham. Under the five-year deal, Initial will provide an integrated solution that consolidates all hard and soft facilities management requirements to reduce costs and enhance service levels.

Manchester Airport Wins Loo of the Year Award


The toilets at Manchester Airport have received a five-star rating at this year’s Loo of the Year Awards. The public lavatories, cleaned by Initial Air Services, scooped the award for best airport toilets at the annual ceremony that was held at the National Motorcycle Museum, near Birmingham.

Barnsley Hospital is Britain’s cleanest- it’s official


Barnsley Hospital has been declared the cleanest in the country in a prestigious national healthcare awards scheme.

Local Firm Wins Industry Award for Work at Manchester Airport


Manchester-based Initial Air Services has won Best Cleaned Premises – Transport Sector category at the Golden Service Awards 2009. The company received the prestigious award, organised by the Cleaning and Support Services Association (CSSA), for the dynamic cleaning solution the company provides at Manchester Airport.