Top Safety Accreditation for Bishopsgate

Bishopsgate has been awarded accreditation from Safecontractor for its commitment to achieving excellence in health and safety. Safecontractor is a leading third party accreditation scheme which recognises very high standards in health and safety management amongst UK contractors. Employing 135 people, Bishopsgate is principally involved in the national and European transportation, installation and storage of…

Changes to CSCS Cards. And how it might affect you

CSCS is implementing a number of changes to the CSCS card scheme to comply with the Construction Leadership Council (CLC) decision that the industry should specify and promote card schemes carrying the CSCS logo with no equivalents accepted. As part of the CLC decision, cards carrying the CSCS logo should only be issued to individuals…

Christmas & New Year Opening Hours 2016

With Christmas and the New Year holiday period looming, we know how difficult it can be planning in collections and deliveries during this time. To assist you in your planning over the Christmas period, please find below details of Bishopsgate’s opening hours & our internal trunk plan. Monday 19th Dec: Normal working hours Tuesday 20th Dec: Normal working…

Self-Driving Trucks makes first delivery

Scary but true. Otto, an Uber owned start up, just sent 50,000 cans of beer 100 miles through Colorado on the back of a truck. With no one at the wheel!!! In the early morning hours of October 20th 2016, an 18 wheel tractor trailer pulled into Colorado Springs bearing 50,000 frosty cans of Budweiser…

Taylor gets ready for Borneo adventure

Following on from our last piece of news on Bishopsgate sponsoring Taylor for her lifetime of a trip next year to Borneo, I tracked her down for an update. “Over the course of the last year I have completed my Bronze Duke of Edinburgh Award, which consisted of four different aspects: volunteering; a physical activity;…

Andrew Frain

Customer Services

Andy has established himself as the man to go to when the job is complex and time consuming. Most of Andy’s customers require specific skill sets and an attention to detail that is ‘above and beyond’ the norm. While to most of us this would be challenging, Andy just takes non standard and…

Wincor Charity Golf Day

Tim and I had a thoroughly good day out last week playing in the Wincor Nixdorf charity golf day. I use the word ‘playing’ loosely because, despite all of our efforts to hone our skills beforehand it would have taken a tiger like effort to get anywhere close to the winning score or should I say scores. Our combined score was close but unfortunately only 1 score counted on the day.

Bishopsgate tags along to Borneo

Bishopsgate have decided to sponsor Taylor, a local Swindon girl, on her once in a lifetime adventure to Borneo. Taylor is currently taking part in the Bronze Duke of Edinburgh Award, and as well as working at the local Cancer Shop in Swindon, Taylor has volunteered to go to Borneo in the summer of 2017.…

Lucy Dyson

Customer Services

Lucy has been at Bishopsgate for nearly 3 years, shes dedicated and forward thinking. Lucys mentality and approach to her work lends itself to the demands of the ATM division that Lucy looks after. Lucy recently restored an imported VW camper to an exceptional standard she also recently re homed…

Hakan Tepe

Customer Services

Hakan has worked with Bishopsgate for 3 years and has worked in the industry for over ten. Hakan is unshakable, he approaches his work in a determined fashion and never quits until he has delighted his customer. Hakan loves travelling and is the envy of all the team when he regales us with stories of where…

Debbie Goy

Meet our Quality & Health & Safety & Security &… Guru Debbie. Debbie has worked for Bishopsgate for 10 years and is based at the Manchester Depot. Debbie amongst her qualifications has NEBOSH and has recently passed the CMI Level 3 Award in First Line Management . Like Barrie, Debbie enjoys a Tough Mudder in between looking after…

Brian Field

“We’ve got Brian” Brian Field is Bishopsgates’ Project Manager and he oversees all of the large technical Installations from start to finish. If it is non standard and different and requires extra special attention then Brian is your man. He loves a challenge and will go the extra mile to complete the most difficult of tasks.…