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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

Bridges to Prosperity: The Runyanyi Bridge Build Project

“Rural isolation is a root cause of poverty; connection is the foundation for opportunity.” In February 2020, a select team from Walter Lilly and our friends at Price & Myers will be travelling to Rwanda to build a bridge between two communities who currently lack safe access between their villages. The charity behind this project  … Continue reading

Marylebone Project Commended for Design and Innovation

Our 35 Marylebone High Street project has been recognised in the Schuco Excellence Awards for Design and Innovation 2019, receiving a commendation in the Small Housing Development category and the Steel Project Category.  The Awards celebrate creativity, innovation and technical skill in projects which have used Schuco window, door or façade systems. The Marylebone High  … Continue reading

Walter Lilly Competes in 9th Consecutive Cyclothon

On 5 September, Walter Lilly took part in our ninth consecutive Cyclothon UK, a 12 hour relay race, at Brands Hatch. This year we arrived with two teams of six, comprised of Walter Lilly staff and friends across the industry from AKT II, CoreFive, Gardiner & Theobold, Hoare Lea, PDP, Price & Myers and Slender  … 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

Congratulations to Walter Lilly’s new graduates.

At Walter Lilly we are committed to encouraging and investing in the next generation of talent, and to this end we sponsor construction students at Loughborough University every year. This year is no exception and we are delighted to congratulate five of our sponsored students on their very well deserved success as they receive their  … 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