Clements helping children’s charity Molly Olly’s reach new heights

A children’s charity is reaching new heights thanks to the generosity of a leading Coventry-based equipment hire firm. Clements, based in Torrington Avenue, has made Molly Olly’s Wishes the firm’s official charity after the company’s Chairman Jim Longstaff was inspired by the organisation’s work after hearing about them at a pantomime production. Molly Olly’s Wishes, based at Hatton Park near …

Clements’ sales director pioneers new machine to improve road safety

The sales director of a Midlands-based equipment hire firm has helped to pioneer a new truck mounted access platform which is safer for workers to use on motorways and highways. Len Wright, of Clements Equipment Hire in Torrington Avenue, Coventry, worked with international equipment manufacturer CTE to develop the new specification CTE ZED 21JHV truck mounted access platform. The new …

Clements helps Pearl Hyde Primary School hit new heights for 40th birthday

A primary school in Coventry has reached new heights to mark its 40th anniversary. Staff and pupils at Pearl Hyde Community Primary School in Dorchester Way celebrated the milestone by descending onto the school playground to spell out ‘Pearl Hyde 40’. It was given a lift by Clements Equipment Hire which provided use of a cherry picker throughout the event. …

Clements Equipment Hire gives celebrity charity golf day a lift

  A celebrity golf day raising money to support injured paratroopers has been given a lift. Clements Equipment Hire is backing a star-studded event which will see guests including former multi world boxing champion Ricky Hatton MBE and EastEnders actor Jake Wood club together for Support Our Paras. The annual golf open and gala dinner organised by Coventry-based commercial property, …

Chairman of Clements Equipment Hire retires

  The chairman of Clements Equipment Hire has stepped down after more than five decades in the industry. John Jennings has retired after spending the last 10 years at the helm of the business. The 69-year-old started his career in the manufacturing and distribution industry by joining Lumley Saville in 1961, which was the sole distributer for International Harvester in …

Clements celebrates 50th anniversary with rugby sponsorship

Clements Equipment Hire has kicked off its 50th anniversary celebrations by sponsoring Barker Butts Rugby Football Club. Clements is hoping to give the club a lift after pledging its support as a pitch-side sponsor. It was also looking to strengthen its ties in the local community as part of its half-century celebrations and decided to sponsor one of the most established …

Apprentice to drive future career at Clements

A young apprentice is celebrating after securing a permanent position at Coventry’s leading independent plant and tool hire company. Rhys Hutchinson, who lives in Kenilworth, has completed a three-year vehicle mechanics apprenticeship to land a full-time role at Clements Equipment Hire in Torrington Avenue. His achievement has prompted the company to invest in taking on additional apprentices during the next …