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NEW YEAR, NEW KITCHEN?

Our Bury St Edmunds and Barrowford branches have the ideal solution for customers whose kitchens are looking tired after Christmas, with new Howarth At Home showrooms launching this month. The new Bury St Edmunds showroom launches on 13th January 2018, with Barrowford’s Howarth At Home showroom to be declared officially open on 20th January. Both branches have planned a full day of ce...

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SYMPHONY AWARDS ARE MUSIC TO OUR EARS

This year has been one to remember for Howarth At Home, with a host of new showrooms launched across the UK. Our showroom teams have worked hard to introduce the Howarth At Home kitchen, bedroom and bathroom ranges to our new and existing customers – and now their efforts have been recognised by Symphony. Sue Crewe and her team at the Corby branch are celebrating after receiving the &lsquo...

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JUST THE TICKET: OUR THIRD TRADE DAY BONANZA

Over 1,000 people streamed through the doors of the Leeds United Conference Centre on Friday 10th November for our third annual Trade Day Bonanza – the biggest and best event to date. This year, 72 of the building industry’s leading suppliers including Pavestone, Velux, Makita and Siniat showcased the latest products and never-to-be-repeated deals to attendees. And we gave away its b...

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Join us in Grimsby for the launch of our new Howarth At Home showroom

If you’re interested in a new kitchen, bedroom or bathroom, make sure you visit our Grimsby store on Saturday 25th November for the opening of our Howarth At Home showroom. Homeowners and tradespeople can visit the store to see the full range of kitchens, bedrooms and bathrooms on offer, and enjoy a cookery demonstration from chef Peter Sidwell whilst browsing the latest products ...

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JOIN US FOR THE MANCHESTER CHRISTMAS LIGHT SWITCH-ON WITH KEY103

We’re looking forward to getting into the Christmas spirit with the Manchester Christmas Light Switch On with Key103. Our Greater Manchester branches in Manchester, Ashton, Oldham, Sale, Rochdale and Bury have joined forces to sponsor the star-studded event which will official kick off the Christmas season on 4th November. Join us in Albert Square where Key 103 presenters Mike Toolan and M...

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LOCAL MUSIC LIVE IS A HIT FOR THE BMN AWARDS

Earlier this year we launched the Local Music Live initiative – a nationwide search to find the UK’s next big thing, working with local and digital radio stations across the country. And now we’re proud to announce that the initiative has been shortlisted for an accolade at the prestigious Builders Merchants News Awards.  We have been named as finalists in the Marketing Ini...

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COUNTDOWN TO TRADE DAY GATHERS PACE

Final preparations are underway for our third annual Trade Day Bonanza with just a few short weeks to go. The event, hosted at the Leeds United Conference Centre at Elland Road, Leeds on 10th November, is set to attract more than 1,000 visitors throughout the course of the day, with hundreds already signed up.  And with a ‘golden ticket’ prize worth over £15,000 up for gra...

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Join us in Bury St Edmunds for a five-day launch spectacular

The final preparations are underway for the launch of our new store in Bury St Edmunds, with a full five days of deals and giveaways planned to mark the occasion. As well as taking advantage of some unmissable offers and meeting leading suppliers, those who make a purchase at the new store, which is located behind Marlows garden centre on Hollow Road between 16th to 20th October will have the cha...

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Sales record puts Howarth Timber Group in Sunday Times Top 250

We are pleased to announce that Howarth Timber Group has been named in the  Sunday Times Grant Thornton Top Track 250 league table, which lists Britain’s private companies with the fastest-growing profits. The Sunday Times Grant Thornton Top Track 250 league table ranks Britain’s private mid-market growth companies with the biggest sales. The league table is compiled by Fast Tra...

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Wakefield welcome for Mary Creagh MP

We recently welcomed Wakefield MP, Mary Creagh, to our branch on Doncaster Road, Wakefield, to learn about how merchants deliver for their communities - and to discuss issues affecting the supply chain and the wider West Yorkshire economy. During the course of the visit, Mrs Creagh, who is currently serving as chair of the Environmental Audit Committee, met with our long-serving branch manager Da...

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