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BSG Health & Safety Award 2023 win for Suzanne Akerman

This year the Building Safety Group (BSG) Health and Safety Awards 2023 were held at the prestigious Williams F1 Experience Centre in Oxfordshire. Among the distinguished winners was our very own Suzanne Akerman, Training & Development Co-Ordinator, who stood out for her exceptional coordination of health and safety training in the newly introduced category of Organisational Competence in Health and Safety Training.

Stonewood projects among those shortlisted for RIBA South West 2023 Awards

Two of our recent projects at The Newt in Somerset have been shortlisted in the 2023 RIBA South West Awards. We are so proud to have been a part of the team that helped bring the architect and client’s vision to life.

National Apprentice Week 2023

As part of National Apprenticeship Week 2023, we caught up with Archie Smart, Ben Bullus, Jason Bullus & Harry Truelove to see how they’re getting on with their apprenticeships.

Window Conservation

As commonly required within the planning conditions of historic buildings, the existing sash windows at this Grade II listed country estate were to be preserved and restored. To carry out the refurbishment, a full assessment was undertaken, looking at each window on a...

Regional LABC Award win for community project

Our recent project, Glasshouse Pavilion, has won the Best Public or Community Building category at the West of England LABC Awards 2022. The project consisted of a new build cricket pavilion for the Glass House Academy in Bath. The pavilion provides changing rooms and...

An Interview with Alan Pullin

One of Stonewood’s longest-serving employees talks about the ‘family atmosphere’ which has kept him so fond of the company during his 25 years with the business. As we celebrate our 50th year in trading, we sat down with one of Stonewood’s longest-serving employees,...

Stonewood Group 50th Anniversary Celebrations

More than 400 members of construction firm Stonewood Group’s staff and their families enjoyed games, music and food at an evening to celebrate its 50th anniversary. The family company, founded by Neill Aitkenhead and partner Tim Saunders in 1972, began, as he told the...

Celebrating 50 Years – A conversation with Matt and Neill Aitkenhead

As we celebrate our 50th anniversary, we headed to one of our sites in Grittleton to hear from founder Neill Aitkenhead and CEO Matt Aitkenhead to discuss how the company started, how far it has come and where it plans to go next.

Construction firm Stonewood donates surplus phones to help charity protect domestic abuse victims

Surplus mobile phones firm will provide a vital lifeline for victims fleeing abusive relationships after they were donated to Splitz Support Service by construction company Stonewood Group.

Bath’s young star building a solid foundation for a glittering career with Stonewood behind him

Being sponsored by a construction firm in his first professional season for Bath Rugby is more apt than you could imagine for promising fly-half Orlando Bailey – one of his closest confidants also works in the sector.

stonewood builders are proud to be the builder of choice for many architects and surveyors including savills, knight frank and carter jonas; completing many projects ranging from £250k to in excess of £30 million, working on a magnificent range of distinctive properties. we are set apart by our exceptional standards.