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Event Security on behalf of Momentum Events 28th April 2014

  • Blog
  • 30th April 2014
  • By Jack Flash

Monday the 28th April saw the Momentum Events inspired press launch of UKTV Gold’s 40th anniversary of one of Britain’s best loved comedy’s, Porridge.  For those young enough not to remember, Porridge was a situation comedy written by Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais. It first aired on BBC1 in 1974 and ran for three series until 1974. Two Christmas specials were also produced, as well as a feature film spin off. What characterised the programme was how the magnificent and original comic screenplay was brought to life and given a momentum ...

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Meet the Team – Adele Jackson

  • Blog
  • 30th April 2014
  • By Jack Flash

Adele enjoys a long history with Gallowglass Security. On first coming to the UK from South Africa in 2003, Adele worked for a brief period in the Gallowglass Security office, before joining a London law firm who specialised in Immigration law, before returning full time in 2006 in an administrative and credit control role.In addition to her office based responsibilities, she qualified as an SIA licensed door supervisor. Following the acquisition of this license, she has been involved in an immense variety of assignments as a security guard. Th...

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Gallowglass Security – Corporate AGM Security

  • Blog
  • 29th April 2014
  • By Alta Blue

A key service sector for Gallowglass Security, is our corporate security provision for major corporations at their Annual General Meetings (AGM’s), and on occasions Emergency General Meetings (EGM’s).An AGM is a meeting of shareholders and directors, and mandatory requirement for all quoted Companies, who must convene one within six months of their financial year end. The main purposes generally, though not exclusively, are to receive the accounts, vote on dividends and appoint directors.An EGM is a general meeting other than an annual meet...

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Gallowglass Security supports “Rugby for Heroes”.

  • Blog
  • 22nd April 2014
  • By Alta Blue

At Gallowglass Security, we have always believed that we have an obligation to society that goes beyond our immediate commercial interests. Over the years we have endeavored to support charitable causes either through direct donations or providing event security for free at charity fundraising events. We have decided, as part of our corporate social responsibility programme, to consolidate our efforts in a concerted fundraising effort for a nominated charity that resonates with us. As such we decided, unanimously, to choose “Rugby for Heroes...

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Meet the Team – Anna Borucinska

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  • 17th April 2014
  • By Alta Blue

Today we are delighted to feature Anna Borucinska as part of our “meet the team” series. Uniquely at Gallowglass Security, she can boast two undergraduate degrees. Her first was secured at the University of Warsaw where she graduated in Information Science. On her arrival in the UK she attended Southampton Solent University where she graduated in Public Relations and Communications.She enjoys a pivotal role in the operations team, where she is responsible for the capture, assimilation and transmission of all work related data from our opera...

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Gallowglass Security Providing Event Security for Tough Mudder – 26/27th April 2014

  • Blog
  • 16th April 2014
  • By Jack Flash

T.S Elliot opines in The Waste Land that “April is the cruellest month, breeding Lilacs out of the dead land”. Well, not for us! After a long and busy, but enjoyable Winter, the lengthening days and creeping sunshine are bringing a great sense of anticipation at Gallowglass Security, with the prospect of a packed, varied and downright eclectic 2014 Summer season of live outdoor events.This all starts officially with our providing event security for the London West leg of Tough Mudder at Culden Faw near Henley on Thames on the 26th and 27th ...

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Grosvenor Britain & Ireland – Award of Cleaning and Security Contact to CICS Ltd and Gallowglass Security Partners LLP Consortium

  • Blog
  • 15th April 2014
  • By Alta Blue

We are delighted to announce that the CICS Ltd and Gallowglass Security Partners LLP Consortium has been awarded an exclusive five year contract with Grosvenor Britain & Ireland, in the cleaning and security sectors of the Grosvenor Repairs and Maintenance Service work programme, at Belgravia and Mayfair.The Consortium will be responsible for providing the highest standards of service and support to Grosvenor, in ensuring that their prestigious portfolio of both residential and commercial properties are not only maintained for the future, b...

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Meet the Team – Tania Brynard

  • Blog
  • 9th April 2014
  • By Jack Flash

Tania hails from South Africa, where she studied cost, management, and financial accounting in Cape Town. Her entrepreneurial flair was in evidence at an early stage post qualification, where she provided freelance accountancy services to local law firms in Cape Town.On arrival in the UK in 2005 she quickly secured employment with a high profile London west end international law firm, where she rose quickly and was responsible for running the accounts team and ensuring the firms full compliance with the rigorous and stringent law society accoun...

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Gallowglass – Event Security for TUC Disabled Workers’ Conference 28/29th May 2014

  • Blog
  • 3rd April 2014
  • By Alta Blue

For the second year running, Gallowglass has been invited by the TUC to provide event security for the TUC Disabled Workers' Conference. This will take place at TUC’s Congress House on the 28th and 29th May 2014.The TUC is at the vanguard of those who promote a greater understanding of, and to highlight, the myriad of issues and discrimination that disabled persons can face; as well as championing disabled persons rights and interests. If last year’s agenda is a yardstick for this year, the agenda will be comprehensive and will seek to ad...

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Gallowglass Security – Roundhouse Review

  • Blog
  • 1st April 2014
  • By Jack Flash

For many, the Roundhouse is regarded the cultural hub of Camden, a London Borough famed for its artistic creativity and talent. The enduring reputation of the Roundhouse can be found in its rich heritage and history, and its future has been placed on a permanent footing following its purchase in 1996, and the establishment of the Roundhouse Trust in 2000.The Roundhouse is a former railway turntable engine shed, built in 1846. It’s metamorphosis from a state of disrepair, prior start of the Second World War, and rise to prominence as a perform...

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