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Jenner sponsor 2017 Folkestone Triennial

We are proud to announce that we are a key artwork sponsor for the Folkestone Triennial this year, sponsoring a series of works by Richard Woods that are located around the Folkestone seafront. The artworks are 6 ‘Holiday Homes’ placed in unexpected locations that questions the concept of ‘second homes’ and suggest that no site is Continue reading

Project Completion: Custom House, Folkestone

As a Folkestone based company, it is always nice to be able to undertake projects that benefit our local community and we’re really proud to have this week completed the regeneration and restoration of Custom House for the Folkestone Harbour Company. Custom House is located on the harbour and was an iconic part of Folkestone Continue reading

Jenner Site Manager raises money for Rainbow Ward

Site Manager Cliff Reader and his family visited Rainbow Ward at the QEQM (Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother) hospital to present them with a donation. Cliff raised £356 by recycling materials from his current project in Canterbury. Upon hearing this news, MD Martin Sandall decided to boost this total by £150, making the grand total £506! Rainbow Continue reading

Jenner Shortlisted for Construction Enquirer Award

We have found out that we have made it into the Top Ten of the Construction Enquirer Awards in the ‘Best Contractor to Work For <£50m’ category. We’re even more stoked because it was our peers and industry colleagues that voted for us and enabled us to get there – so thank you! The Construction Continue reading

Temple Hill Square officially opened by Lord Attlee

Monday 24th July saw the official opening of our Temple Hill Square project for Dartford Borough Council. Officially named Hill View, the project, which features 25 new homes for local people, was opened by Lord John Attlee. Lord Attlee is the Grandson of former Prime Minister Clement Attlee, who opened the original Temple Hill Estate Continue reading

Sandgate Primary School’s paintings brighten up Military Road

Back in the Spring, in conjunction with Shepway District Council, Jenner visited Sandgate Primary School and asked them whether they would like to create some paintings to brighten up the hoardings outside the Military Road, Folkestone site. The school is located a ten minute walk from the site and many of the children pass it Continue reading

We need your vote! – Construction Enquirer Awards 2017

As the title says – we need your vote! We’ve been nominated in the Construction Enquirer Awards 2017 in the ‘Best Contractor to Work For <£50m’ category. The Construction Enquirer awards are voted for by our industry peers, so we’d love for you to click and vote for us. You can access the vote category Continue reading

Nigel Griffiths wins NHBC Pride in the Job Award

We’re very pleased to announce that one of our Site Managers, Nigel Griffiths, has won a NHBC Pride in the Job Award. Nigel has been managing the delivery of the Chantry Place scheme in Canterbury, a technically difficult site within the busy city for Orbit Homes. Winning a Pride in the Job Award is a visible demonstration Continue reading

Military Road progresses on site

We welcomed Councillors from Shepway District Council to Military Road Folkestone on 15th June to see how their new homes are progressing.   The Councillors were walked around site by Dorrian Waitt, Site Manager, who explained how far we are through the construction progress and when the homes will be ready for occupation. The project sees Continue reading