As part of our aftercare and maintenance programme for the restoration at our Banks Wood quarry we need to ensure we replenish dead stock from the original 3,500 tree saplings that were planted, this involves us replacing approx. 350 trees per year. This year all 350 saplings have been oak. The original plantation is a mixture of oak & silver […]

We often get asked how our products are made & particularly enjoy showing visitors around our factories. But for those based far away from our sites, a visit just isn’t practicable – which is why we’re in the process of producing a couple of short films showing how clay & plastic pipes are produced. If you’re a customer who would […]

With our clay & plastic  pipe offerings including an ever wider range of diameters, we are continually upgrading (and upsizing!) our laboratory equipment to keep up. The photo shows our latest acquisition – a new crushing rig which will allow us to test the largest diameters of pipe.

Our Clayware business was delighted to receive a visit from Ben Wong & Roger Yiu from CMSA – our new agents in Hong Kong. Ben & Roger were accompanied by our old friend James Luk, regional coordinator for our Asian business. The highlight of their trip was a traditional fish and chip dinner at local restaurant the Wetherby Whaler with […]

Our Gardenware division has had an extra spring in its step – as a result of participation in the NEC’s Spring Fair – the UK’s no 1 home & gift show for the retail industry. At the Fair, we not only showed our existing Yorkshire & Limetree pot ranges but also a new range of pots & tableware for internal […]

The last 2 years have been eventful for Naylor Concrete Products. The company was started over 50 years ago; recent decades saw it operate as a prestressed concrete lintel business out of 3 acre leasehold premises in Ossett, near Wakefield. In 2015, we moved down to a 9 acre freehold site in Barugh Green, near Barnsley and followed it up […]

The Chailey Heritage Foundation is a non-profit making Sussex charity which educates & cares for children & young people aged 3-25 with complex physical disabilities & health needs. When the Foundation built a petting farm & needed ducting/duct boxes for the extended car park area, Naylor were pleased to oblige. The area will improve access for children from the Foundation […]

Ian Young contacted Naylor after finding himself in the dog house for breaking his wife’s, Anj, old ceramic pot! Anj collects old ceramic items and this particular item was used to store dog biscuits and then used as a seat to feed the dog, Pyp, pictured here. “We were more than happy to help get Ian out of the doghouse […]

We made the February edition of Water Active “Tank for hospital’s energy centre” A Sealwall Tank manufactured by Whites Concrete has become part of Rampton Hospital’s new Energy Centre in Nottinghamshire,which is operated and maintained by under a Carbon Energy Fund framework contract. Part of the new Energy Centre that provides heating, hot water and electricity to the Nottinghamshire Healthcare […]

Naylor Environmental’s Smart Sponge featured in the January edition of Water Active… “Smart Sponge aids environmental protection” Snodland Railway Station now on the Southeastern rail network in Kent, UK operated a full service from June 1856 and continued until it stopped selling train tickets in 1986. The station building has since been used as an Indian takeaway outlet and taxi office with […]