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16.10.19 thorpes shortlisted for the lloyds bank national business awards 2019

We are delighted that Thorpes Joinery have been shortlisted as a finalist in The Lloyds Bank National Business Awards 2019

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We are delighted that we’ve been chosen to feature on a the Office Snapshots website that highlights the world’s best and most innovative office designs. Click the link below to see the full feature:

25.06.19: Spotlight On: Banquette & Booth Seating

Architects and Designers of office fit-outs have been picking up on this trend for some time, adapting Banquettes and Booths into a working environment in a variety of ways. Click the link below to see some of the Banquettes and Booths we have designed, manufactured and installed for our clients.



World Environment Day has returned, this year focusing on the topic ‘Air Pollution’. We have a strong environmental policy at Thorpes, based around our legal and moral duties as a responsible company that recognises the impact on the environment. Today we are sharing all the things that we do to help combat Air Pollution.

28.05.19: Welcome to the Team - New Hires

Our team continues to grow. Since our last ‘Welcome to the Team’ post back in February, we have welcomed another EIGHT people to our team. All in varied roles across our facility and each and every one of them bringing something special to the team.

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24.04.19 spotlight on: office ceilings

The design of a ceiling can completely change the look and feel of an office space. Feature ceilings have long been a popular element of our repertoire here at Thorpes and we’re grateful that we are given the opportunity to create uniquely bespoke, and particularly eye-catching designs for our clients.

03.04.19 work experience

Last week we welcomed college student Jack to Thorpes HQ for a weeks work experience.

We gave him the opportunity to create his own project and experience two very different roles this week, working alongside both the Marketing and Factory Teams.

Click the button below to read his excellent blog and find out more about how he got on.


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04.03.19 national apprentice week 2019 - career pathways

We are proud of all of our Apprentices both past and present, and so we are delighted to celebrate National Apprentice Week 2019 here at Thorpes.

Click the link below to find out the career pathways of two of our previous apprentices.

12.02.19 welcome to the team

Our move into our new and improved home in September 2017 has been a success. Manufacturing space increased by 60% and alongside that our office space grew too, but all those new desks were not made to lay there empty.

Click the link below to find out more about our three new team members and what they bring to Thorpes.



21.01.19 christmas raffle breaks records

One of Thorpes’ long-standing traditions exceeded all prior records to raise a staggering £1,000, with all proceeds once again going to Wishes 4 Kids.

Clink the link below to find out what we did.

11.01.2019 considerate constructions rating revealed

We are delighted that following an audit by monitors from the Considerate Constructors Scheme, Thorpes Joinery have been awarded a 4 Star rating!

Click the link to find out more about how this scheme is improving the image of construction, and what it means for us.

30.11.2018 expansion begins

We are delighted to announce that construction has begun for our new Delivery & Distribution Centre. Click the link below for details about our latest expansion and what this means for our service.


05.10.18 2018 in review

To mark our first year working at our new HQ in Market Harborough, we’re bringing our ‘Year in Review’ a few months early to highlight a triumphant year for all at Thorpes.

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07.09.18 Concept to reality 

Following our new case study for Willis Towers Watson, we take a closer look at how the reception desk for this project became a reality; with manufacture taking place during our move to Market Harborough! Click below to learn more.

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15.08.18 Health and Safety

Kristal's interest in working for Thorpes stemmed from our company values: "Thorpes are a company that cares, and that's so important for the health and safety of employees"

Click below to learn more about our new H&S manager!

20.07.18 Work experience

Over the past few weeks we've had the pleasure of working alongside work experience students from local colleges. Click below to see what they got up during their first week in the working world!

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Thorpes Joinery, New HQ in Market Harborough - focus on Offices

11.07.18 Offices Behind The Scenes

We are continuing our behind the scenes with our offices! With office space on both floors of our new HQ, we discuss the benefits of bringing all our admin staff under one roof to develop work relationships! Click below to see more...

31.05.18 Your space - The stephen lawrence charitable trust

We are thrilled to have worked along side The Stephen Lawrence Charitable Trust to help redesign their co-working environment. Click below to read more about the Trust and our project input!

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29.05.18 Spray shop behind the scenes

Continuing behind the scenes tour of our new factory, we now look at our new Spray Shop as another great improvement to our production capabilities following our move to Market Harborough. Click below to see for yourself!

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10.05.18 Thorpes REJOIN LCCC President's club

Leicestershire County Cricket Club formally announced the renewal of our sponsorship deal with the first-class side. Click below to read more about our support for the team!


02.05.18 factory behind the scenes

Click below to read more about our new factory floor! As part of our "Behind the Scenes" series, we're highlighting the changes between our manufacture space in Great Glen to current production in Market Harborough!


25.04.18 ccs registration

We are delighted to announce that we have been awarded with our registration to the Considerate Constructors Scheme following their Audit! Learn more about what this means for Thorpes...

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John Thorpe, David Dean, and Simon Hobart take onboard new managerial roles at Thorpes.

17.04.18 new directors

A recent change in our company structure has officially come into action this week. Take a look at who's involved and how this suits Thorpes' relocation to Market Harborough.


06.03.18 National Apprenticeship Week 2018

Take a look over our company history with apprenticeships while we celebrate the success of our current and qualified apprentices here at Thorpes for #NAW2018!


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08.02.18 Official Opening Event

One week on from our  official opening event, we've document the days activities, photos, and social media highlights to show the day's success! 

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17.01.18 2017 in review

As 2018 gets into full swing we take a look back at some of the facts and figures that made 2017 such a momentous year in our company's history. 

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03.01.18 Christmas raffle continues tradition of success

Hosted for the first time in our new home in Market Harborough, the Christmas raffle was once again a resounding success in raising a terrific amount for a local charity.

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15.12.17 Thorpes gets festive

Members of the Thorpes team get into the Christmas Spirit for charity.

15.09.17 Thorpes new hq ready for business

We are delighted to announce that our new custom built manufacturing facility is officially under our ownership and that the move in process can now begin.

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