Entries by Kerry Smith

Disposing of your Batteries Safely and Responsibly

Each year we throw away over 600 million batteries, but did you know that batteries are a significant risk to our health and the environment? Many batteries contain harmful chemicals (particularly heavy metals such as lead, mercury, or cadmium) which can escape into and poison our environment and watercourses. Car batteries contain acids which can cause burns and harm […]

brownSkips.com partners with AnyJunk to provide new Man and Van Hire Service

brownSkips.com has partnered with the UK’s largest junk removal company, AnyJunk, to be able to offer our customers eco-friendly and efficient man and van rubbish removal.  Like us, AnyJunk currently operate with at least a 90% landfill diversion and have a five star rating on Trustpilot. Tarun Nayyar from AnyJunk commented: “We’re pleased to be partnering […]

brownSkips.com Investment in Skips

brownSkips.com has recently invested in a number of brand new skips as well as refurbishing our existing skips to meet recent business demand across Hampshire and Berkshire. The skips will be branded at our Nursling Recycling Facility and distributed within the local market. This investment will enable us to meet the increased demand for our […]

Raymond Brown’s Fourth Lorry branded at Cart Marking Ceremony in London

One of Raymond Brown’s newest Grab Lorries was branded yesterday at the traditional Cart Marking Ceremony in the City of London.  The lorry, which was designed by Foxhills Junior School in Southampton was driven by Mark Attwood and is the fourth Raymond Brown lorry to have been branded in the annual ceremony. This year the […]

brownSkips.com attends Thruxton Truxx Factor 2018

Driver, Mark Gale attended the 2018 Truxx Factor Truck Show on 7 and 8 July 2018. The Truxx Factor Truck Show is an established family friendly weekend festival which takes place at Thruxton Motorsport Centre. Mark represents the company at the show each year and took his Roman Way Primary School lorry with him, one of […]

brownSkips.com attends South Coast Smile Wheels Show

Driver, Mark Gale attended the 2018 South Coast Smile Wheels Show on 23 and 24 June this year. The show takes place at at Highbridge Farm in Otterbourne and is a large family event with a range of cars, bikes, trucks and stalls.  The show fundraises money for the children at Southampton General Hospital and […]

Raymond Brown gain FORS Reaccreditation

Raymond Brown are delighted to have been reassessed and reaccredited with the Bronze Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (FORS). The FORS scheme has been set up to raise the level of quality within fleet operations across the UK and in 2017 Raymond Brown announced that the business had met the FORS bronze level requirements. FORS reassessments […]

Raymond Brown Take New Lorry to Romsey Primary School

Raymond Brown visited Romsey Primary School with their new sign written grab lorry. The children from Romsey School took part in the latest lorry competition with Raymond Brown to design posters around recycling and the winning children were given certificates and goody bags for their efforts in taking part and were also able to sit […]