August 2014

Success at the London Triathlon

By | 5th August, 2014|Blog, Triathlon, News|

Huge congratulations to John, Dave, Steve and Malcolm (along with Steve's mate and honorary Blue Sky employee Toby) who completed the London Triathlon on Sunday 7 months after Steve signed everyone up saying that "it would be a bit of fun". It is fair to say that the office thought that TEAM BLUE SKY were 'all the [...]

September 2014

Tristan’s story in his own words

By | 16th September, 2014|Case Study, News|

“I’m 27 years old and work on the recycling team with Veolia in Richmond. It’s hard work but I really enjoy being outdoors everyday. By giving me this job Blue Sky has definitely helped to keep me on the straight and narrow. Being in work has improved my family life loads, especially my relationship with [...]

Carwyn’s blog- “Heroes”

By | 15th September, 2014|Blog, Carwyn's blog, Triathlon, News|

“A hero is someone who understands the responsibility that comes with their freedom”  - Bob Dylan August was a month of heroic achievement for Blue Sky – not only did we hit the heady heights of having over 100 ex-offenders on our payroll for the first time ever, but we also took part in the [...]

Carwyn’s blog – Closing the loop on re-offending

By | 8th September, 2014|Blog, Carwyn's blog, News|

Blue Sky is growing, winning an increasing number of commercial contracts to create jobs for ex-offenders. Since 2005 we have now employed over 940 ex-offenders, and currently have over 100 on our payroll. Building on our mainstay work over the years in grounds maintenance, Blue Sky has diversified in recent times to create employment opportunities [...]

August 2014

June 2014

Blue Sky Inside production

By | 10th June, 2014|Blue Sky Inside, News|

We have just hit another milestone in the Stitch in Time workshop. We have produced a massive 30,000 products since operations began. This grand total includes: 19,642 Anya Hindmarch dustbags 8,050 jewellery bags 2,318 other products including table linen for Harris Loves, goodie bags for the Old Bailey fashion show, Bridget bags for ET Games and [...]