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Friday 27th April

Double Boost for Story Contracting

Story Contracting has been named as best performing Network Rail Contractor 2017/18 and Awarded GOLD on Network Rail’s Route to Gold. It’s been a great week for Story Contracting, being named as the best performing of all Network Rail’s construction contractors based on the PRISM scores and achieving GOLD on…


Wednesday 8th August

Story Contracting and Story Homes help create pasture for rescued racehorses

Story Contracting and Story Homes have helped to create a pasture for rescued racehorses including one once owned by a former England footballer. The sister companies supplied and delivered 140 tons of top soil and then levelled off the area…


Tuesday 7th August

Story Contracting helps recovery team support thousands of families in aftermath of floods

December 2015. Cumbria is deluged by devastating floods after a month of record rainfall. Thousands of families are left homeless after their homes are destroyed in Storm Desmond. The operation to get Cumbria back on track swings into action. Flood…


Monday 6th August

Story Contracting project manager recognised in Network Rail awards

Story Contracting’s Matt Kendall has been recognised in Network Rail’s ‘You Make a Difference Awards’ for going “above and beyond” during our project to extend platforms at two railway stations in West Yorkshire. Matt, who was Contractors Engineering Manager on…


Monday 9th July

Training success after rail test track upgrade

An upgrade to Story Contracting’s purpose-built rail test track in Carlisle has seen Points Operator training take place for the first time. The newly-installed operational points allowed three delegates to carry out training under the guidance of Mike Clark, who…


Monday 2nd July

Story Contracting to help transform vital service for Carlisle mental health charity

Story Contracting and Story Homes have joined forces to help refurbish The Lighthouse project in Carlisle as part of their two-year commitment to support mental health charity Mind. Representatives from both companies have visited The Lighthouse, which offers support to…


Tuesday 26th June

Hat-trick for Story Contracting at Network Rail Plant Awards

Story Contracting picked up three accolades at this year’s Network Rail Plant Awards. The company, which is based in Carlisle, Cumbria, but has depots in Normanton, near Leeds, and Bonnyrigg, near Edinburgh, was up against some of the biggest names…


Friday 22nd June

Story Contracting wins Carlisle College award

Story Contracting has been named Apprentice Employer of the Year (Construction) at this year’s Carlisle College Awards. The award was in recognition for the ongoing support, mentoring and on-site training which Story provides for its latest intake of seven apprentices…


Monday 18th June

Bonnyrigg apprentice named a star of the future

One of our apprentice fitters has been recognised nationally for his dedication and ability. Cameron (Cammy) Evans, who works at our Bonnyrigg depot near Edinburgh, was named a Star of the Future at the Construction Plant-hire Association (CPA) awards held…


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