A fishy tale for Lanes


Today Durham Constabulary boasts a clean and healthy fishpond at its headquarters — thanks to Lanes for Drains, the local fish expert and a full pond ‘makeover’. But the pond, which has been a focal point for the local community since it was built in the early seventies, was not always something to be proud…


Lanes’ newcomer nets another award


The Lanes Group’s newest company — Lanes Assistance Services (LAS) — has been recognised for its revolutionary use of technology in the 2009 Salford Business Awards. The company was runner up in the technology section. Established just two years ago, LAS handles insurance claims on behalf of insurance companies and has successfully developed a unique…

Lanes Group awarded RoSPA Silver Award


The Lanes Group is celebrating after winning a coveted Silver in the RoSPA Occupational Health and Safety Awards 2009. Group H&S Manager John Glover and Operations Director Alan Wallis collected the certificate at the awards ceremony on 14 May 2009 at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole Hotel. This is the first time Lanes has sought RoSPA…

Don’t let fat put a drain on Christmas


Tipping left over fat and grease from the Christmas turkey down the kitchen sink could cause some unwelcome woes this holiday, and the Consumer Council for Water is calling for consumers to think twice before dumping fat, oil or grease down the drain. It is all too easy to simply rinse the fat and oil…