Red Nose Day Selfie Challenge
Beacon Wealth Management Ltd made their faces funny for money by taking a Red Nose Day selfie and the team voted for their favourite. It was a draw! Sarah Connor and previous team member Jess Smith drew.
Sticking One Leg Up To Cancer
Beacon Wealth Management Ltd, stuck one leg up to cancer in aid of Stand Up To Cancer. Each team member stood on one leg for as long as possible. The overall winner was Tony Larkins (Managing Director), standing for a staggering 35 minutes and 55 seconds, with Rachel Harris (previous Administrator) in second place and Stacey Butler (Paraplanner) in third place. The winner received a well-deserved round of applause and all participants donated to the charity.
Beacon Wealth Management Ltd Complete Race for Life
Stacey Butler and previous team member Rachel Harris both took part in Bedford’s 5k Race for Life on Sunday 15th June and combined raised an estimated £250.
Rachel’s Sport Relief Achievement
Rachel Harris (a former Administrator) completed her three mile run in a brilliant time of thirty one minutes and twenty three seconds, in aid of Sport Relief. Her sponsorship target was £100, which she managed to reach and exceed in raising a total of £160! This will go towards the £53,370,743 raised so far to help individuals and families both here in the UK and abroad. Rachel would like to thank everybody for their kind donations and support.
Finalists at Hunts Post Business Awards 2014
Beacon Wealth Management Ltd were selected as finalists for the Business in the Community Award at Hunts Post Business Awards 2014.
Thank you for all your kind donations!
The men at Beacon Wealth Management Ltd did a great job grooming their ‘Mo’s’ for a whole month with the big shave off on Monday 2nd December 2013 (much to their relief!). Although only the men could take part, the rest of the team did a fantastic job of fundraising too, and even posed with fake ‘Mo’s’ for our final Movember photo. This is a fun way to raise funds and awareness for male related health charities. Our fantastic team managed to raise £128.
Macmillan Coffee Morning
Beacon Wealth Management Ltd hosted a Macmillan Coffee Morning in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support and managed to raise an impressive £102.
Hail Weston Village Fete and Dog Show
Beacon Wealth Management Ltd sponsored the Hail Weston Village Fete and Dog Show which took place in the middle of September 2013.
Kimbolton Country Fayre
Beacon Wealth Management Ltd sponsored the Kimbolton Country Fayre which took place in the middle of July 2013.
BBC Radio Cambridgeshire Interview
On Tuesday 26th March, Jeremy Sallis from BBC Radio Cambridgeshire visited Beacon Wealth Management Ltd for a feature entitled ‘Workplace Wednesday’. This is where they visit a local business and find out as much as they can about them. Jeremy was keen to visit Beacon Wealth Management Ltd, especially with the Chapel renovation taking place, and spent some time talking to builders, as well as Tony Larkins and other team members.
The interview was aired on BBC Radio Cambridgeshire (95.6 – 97 fm), Wednesday 3rd April 2013.
WINNERS – East Of England New Model Adviser of the Year 2013
Beacon Wealth Management Ltd are winners of a very prestigious award in financial planning – East of England New Model Adviser of the Year 2013.
These awards are designed to reward the best in financial planning across the UK.
Small Business of the Year and Business Development Award 2013
Beacon Wealth Management Ltd won both awards they were shortlisted for in the Hunts Post Business Awards 2013. The awards were Small Business of the Year and the Business Development Award 2013.
Voted In New Model Adviser’s Top 100 2013
Beacon Wealth Management Ltd were named in the New Model Adviser’s top 100 IFA’s in the country from a selection of highly prestigious companies. Beacon Wealth Management Ltd were one of two from the whole of Cambridgeshire to be named within this category.
Most Promising New Business in East of England 2013
Beacon Wealth Management Ltd won an award to recognise the success of the business. The Most Promising New Business Award is selected by the Chamber of Commerce.
Business Is Good For Britain
Beacon Wealth Management Ltd were chosen as 1 of 27 businesses to represent Britain in this nationwide campaign by the British Chamber of Commerce.
Small Business of the Year
Beacon Wealth Management Ltd has been highlighted as one of the best Small Businesses of the Year at the Hunts Post Business Awards 2012.
Alex Bland, Employee of the Year
Alex has been highlighted at the Hunts Post Business Awards 2012 as one of the best employees of the year for his dedication to the company and investment process, having created it from scratch to create some of the best returns for our clients in the UK.
Kimbolton Christmas Party
Beacon Wealth Management Ltd sponsored the Kimbolton Village Christmas Party and Charity Fundraiser which took place at the end of December 2012.
Kimbolton Food Fair
The event in December 2012 was designed to help raise money for the Kimbolton village hall (Mandeville Hall), which is where the event took place and Beacon Wealth Management Ltd were sponsors.
Chapel Renovation has begun
After a long wait Beacon Wealth Management Ltd have started their renovation.
Builders started at the site on Tuesday 25th September, starting on the outside. You can find out more about the renovation on our chapel renovation blog.
Children In Need
Beacon Wealth Management Ltd have supported Children In Need since 2009 and is pleased to announce that together with the local community, they have raised £6,510.02!
Race for Life
Stacey Butler (Junior Paraplanner) took part in this year’s Race for Life exceeding her target of £200 for the charity.
Kimbolton Village Fayre
Held in St Andrew’s Churchyard the event in July 2012 was designed to help raise funds in a mission to maintain Kimbolton’s beautiful and historic church, at which Beacon Wealth Management Ltd was a sponsor.
The WOW Factor
WOW FACTOR was thought up as a means to raise money for Cancer Research following the untimely death of a local resident, Liz Burton (of Landins) in Kimbolton. Beacon Wealth Management Ltd was a sponsor at the 2012 event.
Amie swims for Marie Curie Cancer Care
Amie Brotherton (Administrator) who has had a hip operation has swum for two years running to raise money for Marie Curie Cancer Care of distances 2.5km and 5km. Altogether Amie has raised over £500 for the Charity.
Help for Heroes
Beacon Wealth Management Ltd have pledged to support ‘Help for Heroes’ by offering a 20% initial discount to all current forces personnel.
Beacon Wealth Management Ltd are proud to sponsor Priory Parkside U8’s Football Club.
Free seminar on Pensions and Employment Law
Beacon Wealth Management Ltd teamed up with Employer Law Peninsula Ltd to offer business owners, proprietors and senior decision makers a free event on employment law and pensions.
We have bought a Chapel
Beacon Wealth Management bought a Chapel in Kimbolton at the end of 2011 which we hope to convert into our new offices. For further information see Beacon Chapel Update.
Business Person Of The Year
Tony Larkins was awarded Business Person Of The Year at 2010’s Hunts Post Business Awards.
Plank Off Challenge
In a bid to get fit, the team at Beacon Wealth Management Ltd practised the Plank for 30 days. Over the 30 days they followed a schedule increasing the time the position was held for, aiming to be able to hold the Plank for a total of 5 minutes. With seven participants on the day, the upstairs team were the winners with a combined planking time of 10 minutes 8 seconds.