Heroes4Hire in the Media
Here are just some of articles where Heroes4Hire have appeared in print and on the web. If you spot any others, please let me know at firstname.lastname@example.org
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An RAF veteran who went into battle for ex-Servicemen and women struggling to find work is expanding his Heroes4Hire handyman business nationally.
Heroes4Hire Handymen, based in Warrington, was launched by Nigel Blanchard in April to utilise the skills and work ethic of former Armed Forces personnel.
He has already trained and hired 47 veterans and plans to expand further into the South and offer gas and electrical services.
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Heroes4Hire Handymen is a unique business that recruits, retrains and employs veterans and gives them a new start in life. This is how Founder and CEO Nigel Blanchard does it.
Nigel Blanchard is a proud veteran of the Royal Airforce. He’s also the Owner & CEO of Heroes4Hire Handymen. Unfortunately, not all veterans had the same positive experience as Nigel once leaving the Armed Forces but he understands their struggle of adapting to civilian life.
Research from the Royal British Legion shows that there are hundreds of ex-servicemen and women currently living rough in the UK.
Manchester Marketing News
Britain has long been berated for the lack of support surrounding its veterans. There are notoriously few initiatives to help war heroes find work on retiring from the forces.
Recognising a growing need for skilled handymen in the North West, Nigel identified an opportunity to get veterans back into work. Over the past 18 months, he’s set about creating a handyman service that would recruit and train ex-army workers to give them a new career path outside of the military – Heroes4Hire-Handymen.
Countrywide, is the first lettings agency to partner with Heroes4Hire Handymen, via its Bridgfords and Entwistle Green lettings businesses in Manchester and Cheshire.
Heroes4Hire Handymen helps former armed forces veterans get back into work and makes the most of the work ethic, skills and attention to detail of ex-servicemen and women. They will carry out a broad range of services for
Countrywide, from daily repair jobs to end of tenancy property health checks and preparing a property to let.
Countrywide, is thrilled to be the first lettings agency to partner with Heroes4Hire Handymen, via its Bridgfords and Entwistle Green lettings businesses in Manchester and Cheshire.
Over the last six months Countrywide has been working with Heroes4Hire to create a maintenance concept that is easy and straightforward for landlords and tenants. Each handyman undergoes a five week residential training course covering decorating, joinery, plumbing, building, plastering and more.
Ex-servicemen in Plymouth who are part of a veterans only handyman service taking the UK by storm are teaming up with Mansbridge Balment Plymouth for the benefit of the estate agent’s clients.
Former Royal Navy man John Stephenson and Ian Rosevear, who served in the Army, are with Heroes4Hire, which has a collaboration with the agency to offer customers access to a variety of property related trades, for repairs and other services.
H4H-H was established to bring together the work ethic, skills and employ-ability of our Veterans, providing them with a next step career path - and for you, confidence in a high quality, professional service, for all those jobs where you need and extra helping hand.
H4H-H was conceived not just as a helping hand for our customers but as a means of assisting those leaving our armed forces. All our Handymen and Women are Veterans. Adjusting can be challenging and H4H-H can ease this transition, providing direction, focus and stability.
Wilts & Gloucestershire Standard
Military veterans have helped update the interior design at a sales office in Stow-on-the-Wold.
Former armed forces personnel from the Heroes4Hire-Handymen built furniture and painted the Brio Retirement Living office in The Square, which opened earlier this month.
The company teamed up with Heroes4Hire which employs veterans who have left the armed forces and have been redeployed as handymen and women.
All our qualified Handymen/woman are Veterans who served in the Armed Forces. We have local Handymen/women living and working in your area.
H4H-H was conceived not just as a helping hand for our customers but as a means of assisting those leaving our armed forces. Adjusting can be challenging and H4H-H can ease this transition, providing direction, focus and stability.
H4H-H can help with a wide range of handymen jobs.
AN RAF veteran has launched a new business, training and hiring ex-military personnel.
Nigel Blanchard, from Winsford, a former RAF radio operator, left the Air Force in 1990 after 11 years of service, and at first struggled to find work and adjust to civilian life.
He went into the property industry and has now come up with the idea for a new business – Heroes4Hire Handymen. Nigel has paid for a course at Reaseheath College in Nantwich, specifically dedicated to training veterans in practical skills, so they can be hired by Heroes4Hire-Handymen