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05/01/2011

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From 05 January 2011, [Shrewsbury based] Somerset Housing UK Ltd will be officially known as Saxonby (Shropshire) Ltd. Established in 2007 the business has witnessed steady growth and the decision to change the name; bank account details, registered company number and address will not change; coincides with commencement on a significant new development. As a result of some confusion surrounding the company’s misleading connection with the county of Somerset, director Andrew Copson believes clarity is crucial for the business to move forward. He said: “As the business expands and we bid for new contracts it needs to be clear that we don’t carry out work only in Somerset, but for housing associations and local authorities throughout the UK.  Therefore, we’ve commissioned a complete makeover, where the new name, brand and messages will be incorporated into brochures, signage, advertising, business stationery, voice mail and the website at www.saxonby.com.”

Commenting on its origin, Copson, who has worked in the industry for over 25 years and is also on the board at The Wrekin Housing Trust, said: “Saxon longhouses were traditionally built as timber framed buildings from sustainable materials, providing the community with warmth, strength and security. This matches our own business ethos and is how we arrived at Saxonby. Working in partnership our aim is to support community regeneration and provide training opportunities for local people in the villages, towns and cities where we have affordable housing developments under construction.”

Commenting on the new name and its partnership with Saxonby to complete the Parkfield Road development in Stourbridge, West Midlands, John Beavan, head of construction at housing and regeneration group Midland Heart, said: “It was a pleasure to work with Somerset Housing. I was particularly impressed with the added value that they brought to the project as well as delivering the scheme on time and in budget. I am sure the re brand is a positive move for the company and I look forward to working with the team again as Saxonby on future projects.”

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