News

06 Oct 2015
Larkfleet adds further depth to management team

Larkfleet adds further depth to management team

Larkfleet has appointed David Richardson as financial director. His new role will cover all of the Larkfleet businesses and comes at a time when the company is expanding rapidly into new geographical areas and new technologies.

Before taking up his new post David was finance director for Persimmon plc, covering the Midlands and East Midlands trading divisions. He also spent time as head…


22 Sep 2015
'Honourable' Larkfleet contributes £4.8 million to community funds after Oakham council error

'Honourable' Larkfleet contributes £4.8 million to community funds after Oakham council error

Larkfleet has been described as ‘honourable’ by the deputy leader of Rutland County Council after volunteering to pay £4.8 million to help finance community provisions around the Oakham North development in Rutland.

Rutland county councillors voted to accept the cash from Larkfleet, in place of £6.68 million originally agreed in a ‘Section 106 agreement’ for the…


02 Sep 2015
Larkfleet announces £500,000 fund for communities

Larkfleet announces £500,000 fund for communities

Larkfleet Group has announced the first payments as part of an innovative new community benefit scheme linked to the construction of new houses.


27 Aug 2015
Garden Villages could deliver one million homes

Garden Villages could deliver one million homes

The creation of new garden villages could create one million new homes, Lord Mathew Taylor told a conference on ‘Building sustainable communities’ organised by Larkfleet Group.


18 Aug 2015
Karl Hick wins Global Business Excellence Award

Karl Hick wins Global Business Excellence Award

Larkfleet Group CEO Karl Hick has been named winner of the Outstanding Entrepreneur Award at the 2015 Global Business Excellence Awards.


06 Jul 2015
Successful industry placement for student at Larkfleet

Successful industry placement for student at Larkfleet

A five month work placement mid-way through a university degree has proved a double win for Bourne-based home building and sustainability firm Larkfleet and 22-year-old student Charles Parker.


06 Jul 2015
Locals welcome residents to their new home

Locals welcome residents to their new home

A warm welcome was received by new residents Graham and Susan Diver when they moved into Larkfleet Homes development, The Croft at Baston.


29 Jun 2015
Midlands builders announces coast-to-coast expansion

Midlands builders announces coast-to-coast expansion

Larkfleet Group has announced the establishment of two new subsidiaries which will extend its operations across England, from Cornwall in the west to Norfolk in the east.


11 May 2015
New pension rules open investment opportunities at Buttercross Park, Oakham

New pension rules open investment opportunities at Buttercross Park, Oakham

Bourne-based housebuilder Larkfleet Homes is urging people to take advantage of new pension rules which came into effect in April to invest in buy-to-let property.


16 Apr 2015
Racing away at The Croft in Bourne

Racing away at The Croft in Bourne

Following the success of Many Clouds, the winning horse in Saturday’s Grand National, the Croft in Bourne will be holding its own race event on Saturday 18 April from 5pm to 7pm.