Category: Company News


Walter Lilly Appointed on Seven Year LSHTM Framework

Walter Lilly has been appointed as a contractor on a seven year 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  … 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

HQR London (and therefore Walter Lilly) recognised for its charitable contributions to The Lighthouse Club

On Friday, 1st December 2017, Andrew Crispin and Darren Size, Trustees of the HQR London Charitable Foundation were invited to attend The Lighthouse Club Annual Christmas Lunch at The Westminster Plaza with 900 other construction professionals. A number of HQR London supporters were also invited to attend with them. Andrew Crispin on behalf of Walter  … Continue reading

Results for Walter Lilly at 2017 Cyclothon

Walter Lilly entered our 7th consecutive year of the Cyclothon, a 12 hour relay race at Brands Hatch. Our friends from Price and Myers, Building Services Design, Darling Associates and Slender Winter Partnership joined our internal cycling enthusiasts to form two teams of six. With an early 6:30am start for the safety briefing, the action  … Continue reading

Oasis Academy Byron visit Walter Lilly

On Tuesday 13th June, a group of Year 6 students from the Oasis Academy Byron in Coulson visited the Walter Lilly head office in East Croydon to spend the day learning and working as a team in construction. Organised by Enabling Enterprise, the students have engaged in a range of projects, including designing and launching  … Continue reading

The Guild of Master Craftsmen Member

In October 2016, Walter Lilly became a member of The Guild of Master Craftsmen. The membership demonstrates to the industry and our clients the high standard of quality that Walter Lilly deliver.  The Guild of Master Craftsmen continues a long established tradition of bringing together skilled artisans engaged in a trade, craft or profession in  … Continue reading

‘Contractor of the Year’ (up to £300m)

Walter Lilly are the proud winners of the Building Awards 2016 ‘Contractor of the Year’ (up to £300m) category, which was awarded on Tuesday 8 November at the Grosvenor House Hotel. The Building Awards has long been recognised as the most prestigious networking event in the built environment calendar and the 22nd edition was no exception. The judge’s had great  … Continue reading