We take environmental stewardship seriously and were pleased to be able to continue our contract for a further year for office electricity generated from biomass when we renewed our supply contract in the summer. SEE CERTIFICATE
Halloween Fancy Dress
Monday 31st October - staff at Tangent donned Halloween fancy dress costumes for the day raising over £100 for Little Havens, the company charity.
Swimming the Channel (in stages) update
Thursday 1st December - with time fast diminishing Darren is currently mid stream at 14 miles but is looking for a sprint finish over next weekend to hit his target.
Any late donations will be much appreciated and can be made via the link to Darren's JustGiving page - www.justgiving.com/aspire16
Thursday 1st December - Tangent staff will be running a number of events over the Christmas period to raise funds for Little Havens, the company charity. As at time of writing events in the diary include - a Christmas Jumper day and a Raffle.
Huawei Regional Award
Friday 25th November. Tangent was delighted to have been handed one of only 5 Golden Awards at the Southern Africa Region Huawei Supplier event in mid November. Tangent was the only international resource supplier invited and these 5 Golden awards are selected from a supplier base that probably runs into the thousands of companies across 25 Countries, so it was a significant achievement and one we are very proud of.
A UK family run charity have so far collected 724 shoeboxes filled with various essential everyday non-food items for sending to those suffering in the long-running civil war in Syria. The boxes are due to be sent in November and Tangent staff are pleased to help in any way that they can and will be scouring shop shelves during the last few weeks of October to fill boxes to add to those due to be sent.
Gone but not forgotten
One of our former resourcers Grace who left to pursue further education has after a number of years of trying been accepted by the British Heart Foundation to run for the charity in the Virgin London Marathon in April 2017.
Recruiter's Investing in Talent Awards 2016
Tangent was delighted to receive the award for Best Contractor Care for the second year running.
Forest Glade U6 Sponsorship
As an update to the article in July the Under 6 team from the Forest Glade Club played their first game in the 2016-2017 season on Sunday 16th October. Sporting their Tangent sponsored kit they won their first game 4-2 at home against Lee Chapel.
Swimming the Channel' (in stages)
Well known for his water-related charitable activities (see below) Tangent's Darren has announced a further undertaking:- "I have decided to once again swim the channel, in my local pool, for Aspire.
Pier Swim Thank you update from Darren
Big thank you to everyone who sponsored me for the pier swim, I beat my target and raised over £500! My official time was 1 hour 45 seconds. It felt a lot tougher this year, with lack of training and lots of jellyfish. I will train harder for next years swim! Thanks again
- Environmental Improvement - 'seeing the light...
- 2016 Little Havens Mud Run - CHANGE OF DATE - now August.
- July Pier Swim - news of an imminent fund-raising event supporting 'Little Havens'.
- Kit sponsorship for the Forest Lodge U6 Football team
- Tangent short-listed in three categories in the Recruiter Investing in Talent 2016 Awards
- Ramadan Sharing Fridge
- Basildon Town Pumas Under 11s Football team
- Recruiter Awards 2016
- Brighton Marathon 2016
- Scouts Group complete their IT badges.
- April 2016 in the Brighton Marathon
- Annual external audit by nqa under ISO 9001:2008
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