The End of an Era as Nigel Hangs Up His Tape

The end of August brought the end of an era at James Robertshaw, as Managing Director Nigel Sharrock decided to hang up his tape measure for the last time. Nigel’s decision to retire ends an association with the industry that goes back over four decades. After a...

How we Achieved the Impossible

When someone tells you that what you want is ‘just not possible’, do you stop there or work a little harder to get what you want? The management team at Marine Hall decided that they wouldn’t give up and instead continued to look for a company who...

The Best Teams Learn from Each Other

I’ve long observed that great things happen when you bring together the ideas, dedication and skills of two or more different generations in the workplace. One of our most important assets is our close-knit team built on exactly that – and I can honestly say we’ve...

James Robertshaw on Urban Outreach

If you receive our newsletter, you may remember some weeks ago that we mentioned a local charity, Urban Outreach, that one of our Directors, Lesley Sharrock, was volunteering for. Over the summer holidays, Lesley and a large number of volunteers were meeting together...

Meet…Richard Higham

Richard is our Production Manager and one of our longest serving members of staff. He joined us in May 1980 as a vertical louvre blind manufacturer and has worked his way through the business to become Production Manager. He is responsible for the management, quality...