May 2013 – 50 years today, the 10th May 1963 – Residents took occupancy in the newly formed Hattersley Estate


50 years today, the 10th May 1963 – Residents took occupancy in the newly formed Hattersley Estate Like the early pilgrims they travelled from the city centre into the countryside of Hyde some 10 miles away. The Hattersley estate was developed as an overspill  by the then Manchester City Council to take families out of.. read more →

May 2013 – CBL renew thier Asbestos Licence


We are pleased to announce, that on successful completion of a competency based renewal process and face to face interview with the HSE, the Asbestos Licencing Unit (ALU) has reissued Connell Brothers with a full 3 year Asbestos Removal Licence. (ALU grant asbestos licences for a maximum 3 year period.) Connell Brothers Asbestos Licence is valid.. read more →

Apirl 2013 – Lessons in Health & Safety – Pennine Way Primary School, Carlisle


Connell Brothers Ltd (CBL) registered the Demolition Project at Harraby College with the Considerate Constructors Scheme. The demolition of the College will form the future development of a new school facility to replace the existing school located across the road from the site. The teaching staff at the school have put together a project for the.. read more →

April 2013 – Global Asbestos Awareness Week


The not for profit American organisation, ADAO, (Asbestos Disease Awareness Organisation) have designated this week (April 1st to April 7th), Global Asbestos Awareness Week to help to raise awareness of the fact that exposure to asbestos fibres continues to kill tens of thousands of people each year throughout the World. The World Health Organization recently.. read more →

March 2013 – NFDC Awards 2012


Connell Brothers Limited Runners up behind Liebherr UK in the “Innovation” Category.  Award presented by Tommy Walsh at the Dorchester Hotel, Hyde Park, London. Left to Right – Barry Connell, Tommy Walsh, John Connell, Steve Balyski read more →