We are extremely proud to announce that Lucie Banham, Director of Banham Group, was awarded the BSIA Chairman’s Award for Contribution to Training at this year’s annual awards ceremony on July 12th, 2017.
Spring is already here which means that most of you are planning your annual spring cleaning as the weather is warming up and summer is just around the corner.
Annual spring cleaning could prove an excellent opportunity for you to perform a thorough security audit of your premises and make sure that you have taken all the necessary security measures to effectively and efficiently protect your property.
On Wednesday 29th March, we hosted the Wandsworth Chamber Big Breakfast networking event with the theme: ‘Designing out crime and the impact of theft and shoplifting’. We were pleased to see so many local business owners make it bright and early to attend the event in order to discover how they could enhance effectively and efficiently the security of their premises. Read more ►
Banham had the honour to sponsor the annual Marsden March for the third consecutive year which took place on Sunday, 19th. The Marsden March means so much to so many of us and having 100 members of our team, as well as family and friends participating in the event, was the least we could do to stand by those who are affected by this terrible disease.
It is our pleasure to announce that we will be hosting Wandsworth Chamber’s March 2017 Big Breakfast on Wednesday 29th with the title “Designing Out Crime and the Impact of Theft and Shoplifting” here at our Headquarters in Earlsfield. It’s a free event and an open invitation to members and non-members alike and would especially benefit those in the Retail or Leisure sectors. There will be plenty of food and drinks so make sure to bring your appetite.
On Saturday 25th February we had the pleasure of attending the 11th Annual Emerald Ivy Ball; an event we were proud to sponsor. The Ball celebrates the partnership between Cancer Research UK and the Marie Keating Foundation which raises funds for the Cancer Awareness Roadshow Units. On this particular night, an amazing £638.000 was raised. Read more ►
On Saturday 18th February Highgate Safer Neighbourhood team are holding another crime prevention and awareness event, running between 10am – 4pm at Sheldon Avenue, Highgate, at the Junction of Denewood Road (near to Highgate golf club). Read more ►
Banham is proud to be supporting the 11th Emeralds & Ivy Ball to help work towards a cancer free future. Read more ►
We would like to take the opportunity to wish everyone a Merry Christmas and a Happy New year! Read more ►
Banham is proud to announce that as part of its overall commitment to being a responsible ethical business we aim to continuously improve the efficiency with which we use all forms of energy. Read more ►
The Golders Green team joined the Haringey Police at the Safer Barnet crime prevention event, Saturday 10th October at Hornsey Library. This event enabled the team to give the locals of crouch-end innovative ways to improve their home security as well as inform them of the everyday procedures they could put in place to foilthe opportunistic burglar.
Earlsfield Business Network and Wandsworth Chamber teamed up with Banham Group to host an awareness week to help local businesses prepare for winter as reported burglaries heighten.
Several businesses in Wandsworth have already been victims of robbery in the few last months, we want to help prevent more businesses being a target.
On September 28th 2016, Banham celebrated its 90 years of protecting people and property by inviting the Mayor of Wandsworth, clients, and guests to join them for a night of history about the Company.
There was also congratulations for all the finalists from the Royal College of Art who had participated in the design competition to produce a piece of artwork to commemorate the prestigious milestone for Banham.
It seems as though in today’s property market, prospective homeowners are willing to sacrifice a number of aspects, that would in any other case, be viewed paramount to purchasing decisions; just to get one foot on the increasingly difficult property ladder.
Haringey Borough Police has arranged another Crime Prevention event being held on Saturday 8th October, 10am until 4pm at Hornsey Library Crouch End. Banham Security will be attending, with top security tips and advice as well as physical security examples on display.
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The Banham Academy will be running a First Aid Week.
This is an exciting opportunity to develop Crucial Skills in a unique learning environment with an expert first aid trainer who will equip you with the skills to save someone’s life.
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IFSEC International, Europe’s largest security exhibition, welcomes over 27,000 global security professionals to ExCeL London to experience the latest technological innovations and hear from industry leaders within the security industry – all under one roof, over three days. Read more ►
Banham Headquarters at 20 Thornsett Road, Earlsfied continued its winning streak by winning the RIBA London Award 2016. For 50 years the RIBA awards and prizes have championed and celebrated the best architecture in the UK and around the world. Read more ►
Easter is coming, the sun is now shining and the flowers are in bloom. Our moods get lighter and we start to feel relaxed and ready to enjoy the first Bank Holiday weekend, but let’s not be relaxed when it comes to security.
Here are some little reminders for those going away. Read more ►
Following Banham’s 90th anniversary this year, Guildford Magazine Editor Nikki Ackerley produces a lovely piece in this weeks Guildford publication describing when she first familiarised herself with the Banham brand and details the new HQ based in Earlsfield. Read more ►
Following participation in various schemes last year, which included the ‘Apprentices for Fire & Security’, we are proud to announce Banham Academy as nominated finalists for The Apprenticeships 4 England Employer Awards 2016.
As many households throughout the East Preston area were enjoying all the entertainment and gifts that came along during this festive period, others were having to recover from home burglaries with purses and wallets containing cards and cash topping the list for opportunist burglars. Read more ►
As an update on our fundraising, we are pleased to confirm the latest figure of £17,080 raised by Banham staff for the Royal Marsden.
Friday 6th March was the opening of our very first Crime Reduction Day event held at the Guildhall in Guildford. With support from security professionals the event provided locals with personal and property protection advice.
A number of Banham products were showcased at the event, giving attendees the opportunity to view and come into contact Read more ►
We are proud to announce the launch of ‘Banham Academy’ a Banham Group company, assembled to meet the training and development needs of its employees and clients. The programme will offer commercial courses in management, customer service and many security and safety related topics to expose participants to the essentials of each respective role.
This month, our very own Group Sales Manager was being interviewed in PSI Magazine.
In an attempt to raise awareness and help people secure their properties over the coming Christmas period, Banham exhibited at a pop-up stall in Barclays bank on Kensington High Street yesterday.
We are pleased to announce the launch of our iconic patented locks in an ‘Antique Bronze’ finish following recent popular demand from our clientele. For years the Chrome and Brass finishes have dominated households within the ‘Art Deco’ period, until the recently revived trend for ‘antiqued’ darker shades of metal for door furniture and locks.
Security systems and features are developing quickly in attempts to control and reduce the number of crimes occurring in the country on a daily basis. In previous years, features such as alarms would have been the ‘latest developments’ in security; however, technology has moved forwards significantly in recent years and subsequently, we have seen considerable advancements in security.
Here at Banham Security we are committed to keeping up to date with the latest developments and therefore, providing you with the best possible tools to secure your home or commercial property.
Whereas a CCTV system may have previously been fairly simple and primitive, the latest advancements in this technology have resulted in a number of complex, highly sophisticated systems.
Developments such as wireless CCTV have made the use of cameras as part of a collaborative system, a highly beneficial tool in the prevention and detection of criminal activity.
Here at Banham Security we urge you to evaluate the efficacy of your CCTV systems in comparison to those boasting the latest technological developments. If you are looking to make significant improvements to your property’s security, a sophisticated CCTV system should be a priority.
For more information about these latest CCTV systems or our comprehensive range of security systems available for both domestic and corporate clients, please visit our site. If you have any questions or would like additional information, please contact us on one of our local numbers; a member of our professional and experienced team will be happy to help.