April 2021 – Aspire bags coveted Queen’s Award for Enterprise

Aspire Community Works, an East London community company, has been awarded the coveted Queen’s Award for Enterprise. Established in 2004 as a charity supporting homeless and disadvantaged people with training and employment opportunities, the organisation transformed itself into a community business in 2015 providing high quality sustainable Real Living Wage opportunities for people who for […]

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March 2020 – Aspire releases updated Coronavirus Policy

See Aspire’s latest Coronovirus policy  – our policy is continually updated to safeguard our employees, protect our local communities and serve our clients . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Introduction Aspire is committed to the health and safety and well being of all of its […]

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December 2019 – Aspire achieves full Bali Membership!

We are delighted to have become full members of BALI following a rigorous process of selection. BALI is the leading trade association that represents landscape professionals, from design, build and maintenance through to supply, training and education. Membership has only been granted to companies and individuals who meet BALI’s stringent Terms & Conditions of Membership  and, their continuation […]

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May 2016 – Aspire Standards Challenge

All the participants were successful in passing the latest Aspire Standards Challenge. Employees and local people seeking to gain work experience were put through a challenging day testing the Aspire Standards and carrying out estate management inspections as part of the process. Everybody who works for Aspire has to achieve the Standards and incorporate these […]

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April 2016 – Aspire and Community join forces

Aspire and Community join forces Aspire workers have voted to join Community the union that supports local people. Aspire provides quality conditions of work such as the London Living Wage and individual development plans for every employer and its management is a 100% behind the decision that will see the organisations draw up a partnership […]

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Distance enterprise challenge

Aspire’s distance enterprise challenges are open to local people who are interested in setting up community enterprise. The challenges offer people a practical route to test their ideas and to take steps to find out whether or not community enterprise is for them working independently. To be selected for the challenge people will need ideas, […]

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February 2016 – First Aid Success

Aspire’s First Aid workshop was a 100% success with all participants passing their First Aid Test. Every year people die or have serious accidents in estates management work. Aspire is committed to all of its workers having basic first aid training as an essential part of their training. Places are available for local people and […]

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Aspire Academy springs into action 29th January 2016

Our first training sessions for the year started today looking at basic elements of plant maintenance. In a packed session participants were able to share their experience of the best techniques to ensure healthy plants and less weeds.  

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