Category: Company News


COVID-19 Update

In the face of adversity, Walter Lilly believe in three choices: You can either: let it define you, let it destroy you or let it strengthen you. The challenge is of course to turn a negative experience into a productive one – that is, to counter adversity with resilience. Psychological resilience is the capacity to  … Continue reading

COVID-19 Update

Walter Lilly are making every effort to mitigate any potential impacts surrounding COVID-19 and are taking all precautions to keep our staff, our subcontractors and our clients safe as per the current Government and Health Authority advice. We continue to follow Government advice and as of today, have advised those staff that can work from  … Continue reading

Apprenticeships at Walter Lilly FAQ

Last week was National Apprenticeship Week. National Apprenticeship Week is an annual event for the apprenticeship community to celebrate the impact of apprenticeships on individuals, employers and the economy. Walter Lilly took to Twitter to join in the conversation by participating in two two-hour live question and answer sessions: #AskAnApprentice; and #AskAnEmployer. During the conversations,  … Continue reading

Time to Talk Day: 06 February 2020

Today, 6th February is #TimeToTalk Day. We all have mental health, and just like our physical health, it needs looking after. One in four of us will experience a mental health problem in any given year, yet too many people are still made to feel isolated, ashamed and worthless because of it. Time to Talk  … Continue reading

Friday, 1st November saw Walter Lilly’s final breakfast club of 2019

Hosted by Chris Butler and John Joyce at the Darwin Brassiere within London’s Sky Garden venue, they were joined by representatives from Calder Peel Partnership, Cole Management, Clivedale London, Michael Barclay Partnership and Edward Pearce LLP. Our formal monthly breakfast clubs were introduced back in 2015 and are usually hosted by members of the Walter  … Continue reading

Walter Lilly Appointed on LSHTM Framework

Walter Lilly has been appointed as a contractor on the Capital Programme Framework with the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) to carry out refurbishment to its campus and other works including internal fit out and remodelling of CAT III laboratories, student spaces, administrative facilities, offices, catering facilities and libraries. The Capital Programme  … Continue reading

HQR Summer Ball

Since establishing HQR London as a brand and organising the inaugural Ball in 2016, it does not seem possible that Walter Lilly has just enjoyed the fourth HQR Summer Ball, but we did, and it is fair to say that it was better than ever. Fast becoming the ‘go to’ charity and networking event for  … Continue reading

Walter Lilly in the Parliamentary Review 2019 – Building & Design Best Practice

Walter Lilly were honoured to be included in the Parliamentary Review 2019 as a best practice representative in building and design. They approached us as a consequence of our involvement in The Courtyards Restoration project at The Palace of Westminster. The Parliamentary review highlights organisations across the UK and is an indispensable guide to industry  … Continue reading

Conservation works recognised at the Stone Federation’s Natural Stone Awards

Walter Lilly, in conjunction with Donald Insall Associates and DBR London, proudly accepted two accolades at the 2018 Stone Federation’s Natural Stone Awards for our Palace of Westminster Courtyard Conservation Project. The Project was the winner of the Repair and Restoration category within Chancellors’ and State Offices’ Courts. The works included the cleaning and repair  … Continue reading

New roles, same faces

Following the announcement of the retirement of our Managing Director Andrew Crispin, Walter Lilly’s board reallocated their responsibilities accordingly at the beginning of June. With all familiar faces, we are proud that the Board brings over 100 years of experience at Walter Lilly. Originally starting as a sponsored student of Loughborough University and over 20  … Continue reading

Another successful year for HQR London

Having established the HQR London brand in 2016 and initiated the HQR Summer Ball to enormous accolade the same year, the 2018 Ball attended by Walter Lilly on the 30th June once again proved to be yet another huge success. The response from the High Quality Residential sector we operate in was incredible, with over  … Continue reading

HQR Summer Ball 2018

Full details have now been announced for the 2018 HQR Summer Ball, the big annual charity bash for firms involved in the prime resi construction sector. Last year’s outing saw 750 guests descend on Park Lane to dine, dance, network and raise nearly £114k for The Lighthouse Club, YoungMinds and the Grenfell Tower fund. The  … Continue reading