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21 Jul 2016
Larkfleet Homes opens a new showhome in Eye

Larkfleet Homes opens a new showhome in Eye

Larkfleet Homes has opened a ‘stunning’ new show home for visitors at the Parson’s Prospect development in Eye, Cambridgeshire.

19 Jul 2016
Larkfleet Homes named as housebuilder of the year - for the second time within a year

Larkfleet Homes named as housebuilder of the year - for the second time within a year

 

Larkfleet Homes has won the Housebuilder of the Year title at the Construction News Awards – the second such award the company has announced this year.

In January it received the trophy for ‘Small Housebuilder of the Year’ from the national HouseBuilder awards.

Now it has a second Housebuilder of the Year title to add to its growing collection of awards.

Judges…

19 Jul 2016
Larkfleet Solar Steam patent creates renewable power investment opportunities

Larkfleet Solar Steam patent creates renewable power investment opportunities

 

Bourne-based Lark Energy, part of The Larkfleet Group of Companies, has been granted a UK patent for a revolutionary renewable solar thermal system.

Dubbed ‘solar steam’, the Larkfleet technology concentrates the power of the sun’s rays to heat water to create steam which can be used in industrial processes.

The grant…

17 Jun 2016
Larkfleet CEO backs former PM

Larkfleet CEO backs former PM

 

CEO of The Larkfleet Group of Companies, Karl Hick, has backed a plea from former prime minister Sir John Major for people to vote to remain in the EU.

Karl was a guest at a dinner held in aid of Peterborough Cathedral’s 900th anniversary appeal where Sir John was one of the speakers. He pleaded with people to vote ‘remain’ – “not because Europe is without fault but…

15 Jun 2016
Larkfleet listed as top growth 'Cleantech' business

Larkfleet listed as top growth 'Cleantech' business

 

The Larkfleet Group of Companies has been named as one of the top 50 ‘cleantech’ growth companies at the Cambridge Cleantech Conference.

The list of the next generation of cleantech growth companies has been compiled by Cambridge Cleantech and KPMG. The list comprises companies which are showing real growth against a range of criteria from year-on-year revenue growth to higher…

11 Jun 2016
Larkfleet joins leading builders in setting out case for remaining in EU

Larkfleet joins leading builders in setting out case for remaining in EU

 

Karl Hick, CEO of The Larkfleet Group of Companies, is among 17 chief executives of house building companies who have signed a joint letter published in national newspapers over the weekend setting out the case for Britain remaining in the European Union.

The letter says:

‘We are developers and housebuilders working throughout the country to build more, much needed,…

31 May 2016
Larkfleet's Lark Energy expands into new premises

Larkfleet's Lark Energy expands into new premises

Lark Energy – the award-winning provider of renewable energy solutions for industrial, commercial, housing and mixed-use developments – has expanded into new premises.

24 May 2016
Karl Hick shortlisted for prestigious 'Green' award

Karl Hick shortlisted for prestigious 'Green' award

 

Karl Hick, CEO of The Larkfleet Group of Companies, has been shortlisted for the prestigious ‘Leader of the Year’ category in the BusinessGreen Leaders Awards.

Karl said: “To be shortlisted for such a prestigious award is a privilege. I can see I am in very good company and I look forward to the…

17 May 2016
Larkfleet adds weight to EU letter

Larkfleet adds weight to EU letter

 

The Larkfleet Group of Companies has added its name to an open letter being sent to politicians by Building magazine.

The publication has launched the letter to support the campaign for the UK to remain in the European Union. Building says that evidence is growing that construction professionals want the UK to stay within the EU and that the risks of a Brexit for the sector’s recovery…

16 May 2016
Larkfleet Homes to support 'New Homes Week'

Larkfleet Homes to support 'New Homes Week'

 

Larkfleet Homes is backing ‘New Homes Week’, organised by the Home Builders Federation, which runs from 16 to 22 May.

Larkfleet – which includes the Allison Homes brand – is an award-winning builder with expertise in developing larger sites and age-exclusive housing as well as family and ‘starter’ homes.

New Homes Week is aimed at promoting the benefits of buying a newly-built…