Successful Spectrum photography and news ‘masterclass’ held in Dorset

Residents and staff from across Spectrum Housing Group took part in a special News and Photography training day on Monday 17th December, led by Spectrum’s Marketing team and Plum Communications & PR. Representatives from Spectrum’s Resident Forum Panels joined Resident Involvement Officers for a full-day of dedicated training at the Hall & Woodhouse Brewery Conference […]

MP re-opens Victoria House following £1m investment in Taunton

Taunton-based commercial property specialists Summerfield Developments have celebrated the completion of an extensive redevelopment project in the town, with Jeremy Browne MP officially opening the refurbished Victoria House at a ceremony last week. Over 50 local business owners and community members were in attendance on Friday morning to see first-hand Summerfield’s work on the historic former […]

Growing Chippenham cadet band given boost by generous community grant

A group of young cadets from Chippenham, Wiltshire have been awarded a grant by Spectrum Western Challenge Housing Association which will enable them to buy new instruments to benefit the local community.
 1304 Chippenham Squadron Air Training Corps submitted a bid earlier this year to Western Challenge’s Brunel Community Forum Grant, to pay for additional […]

Three ‘Pink Ladies’ put new DIY skills to the test

A trio of ‘Pink Ladies’ in Southampton have had the chance to learn valuable construction skills and support their local community centre, during a week-long training course teaching useful DIY top tips. The Pink Ladies Construction Course was run by Spectrum Western Challenge in conjunction with The Construction Youth Trust. Local residents Laura Nash, Nareika […]

International IT firm moves into ‘world class’ £2M Chippenham offices

A large new office development in Chippenham, Wiltshire, built by Summerfield Developments, has officially opened its doors to occupants – IT services provider Bechtle Direct – who have signed a ten-year lease to run their British operations from the site. Work began in October last year on Turnpike House, situated on Chippenham’s Methuen Park Estate, […]