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Rafters takes on Breckland Council cleaning

We are really excited to announce that we’ve taken over the cleaning duties of Breckland Council offices based in Dereham, Thetford and Swaffham. We’ve integrate a number of new staff within our team and we’re looking forward to listening and implementing their ideas whilst providing new training and ladders for their careers. We’ve already started […]

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We’ve joined Norfolk Chambers of Commerce

We’re very excited to announce that we’ve become members of The Norfolk Chamber of Commerce! We think it’s vitally important to shop local, now more than ever. We’re committed to being a pillar of quality cleaning in Norfolk. We source all of our equipment and consumables from local Norfolk companies. We even encourage staff to […]

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Have our cities changed?

Covid restrictions are being tightened in the wake of a perilous ‘second wave’ sweeping the globe. The new tsunami of infections has forced governments to drop their not wholly successful efforts to coax city workers back to their desks, prompting Hartley Milner to ask…are we seeing the end of the city as we know it? […]

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We’re BICSc Accredited

We’re very happy to announce that we’ve been working very hard over that last six months to grow and expand our services and accreditations. We strive to offer the very best cleaning services in and around Norwich and we want to reflect this in every way possible. So much so that we’re a corporate member […]

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London Underground trials UV light cleaning technology

Transport for London (TfL) in the UK is trialling UV light technology on the London Underground as part of its efforts to curb the spread of Coronavirus there. Machines beaming UV light rays onto escalator handrails have been installed at various points across the network. Numerous reports have suggested Covid-19 thrives less well in hot […]

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Children not using proper hand hygiene at school

A survey by The Global Hygiene Council (GHC) has found 42 per cent of children are not following proper hand hygiene procedures in school by using soap when they wash their hands. The research assessed primary school children’s hygiene awareness and habits across seven countries during COVID-19 and in all countries, usage of soap was higher at […]

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More than 40 per cent of Brits clean their hotel rooms on arrival

According to a new study, 42 per cent of British people roll up their sleeves and start cleaning after checking into a hotel room. And 13 per cent spend more than an hour ensuring that all surfaces are sanitised to their own standards, while 46 per cent spend up to half an hour on the […]

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Intense pressure on US cleaning staff to help control the coronavirus

US janitors claim they are not being given sufficient resources to fight COVID-19 as cases of the virus continue to rise across America. Some claim to have no access to hot water to wash their hands. And many are not informed when someone tests positive where they are working. “Re-openings happened across the country without […]

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BICSc to recognise cleaning operatives in new awards

In the UK, the British Institute of Cleaning Science (BICSc) has launched a new awards programme to acknowledge the work of cleaning operatives during the Coronavirus pandemic. The BICSc Thumbs-Up Awards will be a virtual event on September 24. Five prizes will be given to cleaning operatives who went above and beyond their usual duties. […]

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Kärcher acquires municipal vehicle specialist Max Holder

In Germany, Kärcher has successfully acquired manufacturer ofmunicipal and viticulture vehicles Max Holder. Holder will continue as an independent subsidiary of Kärcher at its existing head office in Reutlingen. Holder has an existing worldwide distribution network with more than 250 sales and service partners in more than 50 countries and a dedicated office for Canada […]