Specsavers was established 30 years ago by husband and wife, Doug and Mary Perkins. They came up with the Joint Venture concept, where each Store is owned and operated by business partners with the support of a national brand.
Stratford upon Avon Specsavers Opticians opened in 1996 and is owned and run by Jonathan Belcher and Paul Griffiths. In 2013 the Hearcare business was added. Jon and Paul were joined by Andrew Woodcock the Audiology Partner.
Jon and Paul live locally and are both qualified Opticians. Not only do they direct the business, which currently employs over 40 people, they are often involved in the actual testing of eyes and the fitting of spectacles and contact lenses on a daily basis in the store.
Paul says ' Stratford is a fantastic place to work, we are so lucky and proud to have a Business in such an historic and beautiful town. Stratford upon Avon offers so much to its residents and visitors and we love being part of the community and providing it with our services. We are so grateful to the public of Stratford and the surrounding area for supporting our business over the years, we feel it is our duty and responsibility to give something back to the community'.
Paul continues ' We are always keen to support local charities, good causes, town festivals and initiatives. We are also willing to help out local sports clubs and organisation where possible. We are delighted to be associated with Stratford Town Football Club and supporting their Junior section and its Grasshoppers coaching sessions. You never know we might be helping in some small way to unearth the England players of the future'.
DSI Maintenance Have Been Trading since 1995 Within the High Street Branded Commercial Restaurant Sector Changing to Limited Statues in 2005
Evolution & Innovation is a Key Principle at DSI, it is at the core of what we do for our customers. Started by Daniel Simpson in 1995 as a small Maintenance Provider servicing the Hospitality Industry in the Midlands.
DSI has evolved into a Nationwide Business passionate about Compliance, skilled in Multiple disciplines and offers Evolutionary Services such as Drone Surveys; Thermal imaging to get to the root cause of the problem for our customer driving high levels of First Time Fix.
Integrating Cloud Based Technologies To Certify, Upload and Invoice in real time, Means Our Clients Can access assets registry on request or whilst our engineers are on site.
DSI Maintenance formed from a single self employed engineer, working for McDonald’s Stratford upon Avon, completing small works for the local franchisee, from there Word spread of the services and adaptability DSI Maintenance was then offered multiple opportunities for McCop Company store.
Our clients now include Explore Learning McDonald’s, Pets at Home, NCP (National Car Parks), Bellrock FM and Yum!! Brands include Pizza Hut Delivery and Consultancy to Kentucky Fried Chicken, with independent clients joining DSI Maintenance on regular basis.
With over 20 years of experience within the commercial maintenance sector, DSi offers a substantial list of services, some of which include:
Re-active & Planned Maintenance, Drainage & Plumbing, Gas Boiler and A/C Installation and Maintenance, Vermin Proofing, Surveying (Thermal Imaging, UAV) and Compliancy Consultation.
Our relationship to Our Client Is Exceptional Given the sensitive Nature to which our Clients operate for Public Building Safety, Brand protection and excellence of expectation, this approach has Ensured Longevity of Business with our Ethos Being engrained within the industry of Business Compliance.
Taking a logical approach to understanding the Clients We serve, given their Business Type, Multiple Location and the premises they occupy, have allowed DSI to adapt to an ever changing Industry, presenting practical and monitory Saving new technologies, within an environment of improving and ever changing Legal Compliance.
The quality of our work determines the safety of your business, and nothing is more important to us than that!
The UK’s Award Winning
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Building Relationships Through Transparency And Trust
The days of traditional banking and obtaining all your financial requirements from your local branch has long gone. Sophisticated broking has replaced many of these services, ensuring the client receives best advice and financial solutions.
mtf is a multi-award-winning bridging finance lender based in the heart of London, which has been in operation since 2008. During this time, we have been delighted to have assisted numerous property investors, business owners, and individuals with their finance requirements. At mtf, we believe a bridging loan should either make or save a borrower money. Our reputation in the market is second to none for delivering funds at speed and at sensible rates and we have been consistently recognised throughout the industry for our approach to lending.
Bostik is a leading global adhesive specialist in industrial manufacturing, construction and consumer markets. We imagine a wide range of products systems and solutions that do more than just stick things together! We develop smart adhesives with safer, efficient, flexible and responsive qualities to satisfy all our customers. With 2014 sales of €1.5 billion, the company employs 4,900 people and has a presence in more than 50 countries.
Bostik is an Arkema company.
Arden Garages have become our Stadium sponsor from the 2018/19 season after 4 years as the 1st team shirt sponsor. We are grateful for their continued support of the club.
The name of Arden has been synonymous with Ford since 23rd April, 1956 (coincidentally Shakespeare’s birthday)
when Alan Titchmarsh and his son Peter first began trading from their Arden Street showrooms.
The business is now run by Alan’s grandson David, who is backed by a loyal staff of around 26, several of whom have been with the company for many years. March 1st 2004 was a new dawn for one of Stratford’s longest surviving, truly independent, family business – Arden Garages Limited – with their long awaited move to new premises in Masons Road Stratford-upon-Avon.
Quality service will continue to be our priority, at an affordable and competitive price. We aim to provide our many customers
with the latest 'cutting edge' technology, backed up by an old fashioned philosophy of personal service and attention to detail, that has proved successful for half a century.
The workshop is fitted to the latest specification and customers can be assured that their technicians are trained to the highest factory standards.The focal point of the business is the showroom for both new and used car sales, again operated by staff who have a wealth of experience with the company.
With customer service always top of the agenda we continue to offer a free collection service to our service customers within a 15 mile radius and provide a shuttle service to the town for the less energetic.
Marston's Inns and Taverns own and operate around 500 pubs across England and Wales and we'd like to think there's something for everyone.
Marstons also sponsor Man of the Match and many other events at the club including the Sportmans Dinners, Patrons Dinner and the Sponsors Christmas Lunch