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Kate Thorpe of the University of Sussex presents Responsible Business of the Year award to Cleankill.
Surrey-based Cleankill Pest Control is celebrating after double success at the prestigious Gatwick Diamond Business Awards. In the run up to the ceremony Cleankill was shortlisted in seven categories and then, on the night, scooped the Responsible Business Awards and was runner up in the Customer Service category.
Paul Bates joins ARMA Advisory Panel
Cleankill Pest Control’s Managing Director Paul Bates is now on the Advisory Panel for ARMA – The Association of Residential Management Agents. Founded in 1991, ARMA is the leading trade association for residential leasehold management. Its guiding principles call for the raising of standards across the sector. To achieve this, it sets strict membership standards for its members, provides technical advice and guidance, offers training courses on the leasehold system, promotes professionalism, and campaigns for improvements in legislation and policy.
Gatwick Diamond Business Awards 2018
Cleankill Pest Control has been named finalist in two categories at the 2018 Gatwick Diamond Business Awards. They have been named finalists in the categories for ‘Customer Delight’ and ‘Responsible Business of the Year’.
Gold Standard for Cleankill Pest Control
Surrey based Cleankill has become one of the first pest control companies in the world to be awarded the Investors in People Gold Standard, demonstrating the company’s commitment to high performance through good people management. Cleankill Pest Control has offices in Kenley, South Croydon, and Seaford, East Sussex, and employs 33 staff. The company started trading from a bedroom office in 1995 and now has a turnover of over £2 million.
Pigeon chicks
A customer has praised a Cleankill technician for the way he handled a sensitive situation involving two pigeon chicks. Cleankill was contacted by the Health & Safety Manager of a London factory about the pigeon chicks which were 10 to15 days old, They had been discovered in a box in racking outside the premises. The customer was delighted when the technician managed to safely and quickly remove the chicks and find them a home after calls to a number of organisations.
Paul becomes school dragon for a day (picture courtesy of BBC)
This Friday, managing director Paul Bates will become a ‘Dragon’ for the day at Hamsey Green Primary School, Warlingham, Surrey.
Day 10 of Movember
Cleankill Pest Control’s Managing Director Paul Bates is shunning the razor this November in aid of charity. Paul will be growing a mo’ as part of Movember, an annual global initiative that raises money for men’s health. In particular, it finds ways to reduce the number of premature deaths due to prostate cancer, testicular cancer and mental health problems. Their stated aim is to – “stop men dying too young”.
HUMHC Charity Ride Cheque Presentation
On 24th October 2017, Cleankill Sales Director Ian Miller attended the presentation of a cheque for £1,474.42 to the Hull and East Yorkshire division of Mind by a team of cyclists from the Hull University Men’s Hockey Club (HUMHC).
Croydon-based Cleankill Pest Control is advising homeowners to adopt its seven simple steps to avoid rodent infestations this winter. As the nights draw in, and food and warmth become scarcer, rats and mice will begin to view our centrally heated homes as desirable nesting sites for the winter months. Cleankill is now reporting an increase in rodent infestations at both business premises and households and is taking the opportunity to advise customers on the best ways to avoid an invasion.
Cubs at Saffron Kenley
A Kenley pest control company marked National Curry Week by arranging for a pack of cubs to go behind the scenes at a local Indian restaurant.