Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 6°C

min temp: 2°C

ESTD 1874 Search

West Suffolk: Busy start to the year for Churchill Catering

12:59 16 March 2014

Tony Nicholl, managing director of Churchill Catering.

Tony Nicholl, managing director of Churchill Catering.

Archant

Rickinghall-based Churchill Catering has taken over the roadside café, overnight parking and truck wash site at Risby, near Bury St Edmunds.

Managing director Tony Nicholl said: “We are going to invest in a general upgrade of the environment and menu offering and become the first choice for truckers who want good value food, secure overnight parking and good quality showers.

“We already operate truckers’ cafés in other parts of the country and this operation fits well with our strategy”.

The addition of the Risby site follows the start of a number of new catering contracts for Churchill so far this year, at locations including Lake Windermere, Welwyn Garden City, Tamworth, Hinton, Norwich and Cobham.

Mr Nicholl added: “Since January 1st this year, we have added £3million to our sales and 67 new jobs resulting in more investment in our head office in Rickinghall.

“Most of our new clients approach us in the first instance as they have heard of our reputation for delivering quality and excellent value.”

Churchill operates the catering at a number of local venues including Bury St Edmunds Leisure Centre, High Lodge in Thetford Forest, Muntons at Stowmarket and DHL in Stanton.

Search hundreds of local jobs at Jobs24

0 comments

Could your savings work harder for you?

January is a difficult month, and saving is the furthest thing from your mind as you pay off the inflated credit card bills and eek out December’s pay packet.

Sam Bouton making truffles in her kitchen.

Last September, Suffolk-based Sam Bouton decided to join the Menta-ERDF Business Start Right Programme and launch her own business, Truffles Et Al, creating hand-made luxury truffles.

Petticrow Quays in Burnham on Crouch.

A north Essex property management company which looks after nearly 160 developments across the East of England and the South East has secured two new contracts.

Jill McDonald, chief executive of Halfords.
Photo: Tom Stockill

Halfords will join the party of retailers updating the market on festive trading this week, with experts forecasting it to emerge as another Christmas winner.

Panel for Ashtons Legal care homes seminar

Trinity Park seminar examines the implications of the national living wage in the care home sector.

Management Jobs

Show Job Lists

Most read

Most commented

Topic pages

Streetlife

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to the following newsletters:

MyDate24 MyPhotos24