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.…

Bishopsgate continue to help the local community!

The sponsorship of the Swindon RFU under 15 Fatboys was renewed for another year and then Bishopsgate was approached to help www.wheelsworkshop.org. It was explained to Bishopsgate that Wheels Workshop required some racking to help with a storage issue, which if resolved would allow the workshop to introduce a car. Bishopsgate have a large (50,000…

The Fact of The Day

Here at Bishopsgate we have some fantastic road crew who work hard delivering the product to your customers. It is important to us in the office that we keep in contact with the road crews to receive on site Proof of Deliveries and updates throughout the working day. The POD’s can be seen on the…

Vending Taken to New Heights

Vending Machines are used throughout modern day life so much so they are just taken for granted and now probably go almost unnoticed unless you are thirsty or hungry! Historically it is thought that early machines existed that could have been described as vending machines but the modern machines did not come into wider use…

Delivering alongside Nelson on Trafalgar Square

One of our experienced London based porters, Lee Simmons, recently suffered a motorcycle accident which left him unable to carry out his usual duties as a Bishopsgate road crew member.  Bishopsgate recognise the skill involved in carrying out our deliveries and the wealth of experience that Lee has, having been with us since 10 December…

Continued Support for Swindon U15 Rugby Team

The new Rugby season is under way at Swindon Rugby Club. After a virtually unbeaten season last year the U14’s, now U15’s, at Swindon are finding the step up in grade challenging. They have already had three games and have been “well beaten” in two of those. Everyone at Bishopsgate HQ in Royal Wootton Bassett and indeed…

Bishopsgate “Eat Cake” for charity

On Friday 28th September 2012 Sharon Dowling, wife of Mark Dowling the Swindon Warehouse Manager, decided to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Charity by joining the “World’s largest coffee morning”. Sharon used the marketing materials and guidelines supplied by Macmillan and sponsored by Marks & Spencer Cafe  to advertise the event which took place in…

New Sponsorship agreement with Swindon Rugby Club

Bishopsgate have strengthened its ties with the local community by agreeing to fund the development of Swindon’s under 14 Rugby team for the next two seasons. Swindon chairman Richard Sorrill said, “The help that the club receives from sponsors is the firm foundation on which the development of the club and its young players is…