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Fourth CAP Gold for Harrogate Ladies’ College

Harrogate Ladies College

It’s always good to see a school maintaining the highest standards over successive years. And that’s exactly what has been achieved by the diligent housekeepers at Harrogate Ladies’ College. As you’ll see in the press release below, we declared the school’s housekeeping to be ‘excellent’ in our report – despite the challenging weather adding to…

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Double Cap Gold for Bon Secours Hospital Galway.

Gold- award-winning Catering team at Bon Secours Hospital Galway

As promised, more news from Bon Secours – this time a photo of the members of the catering team at the organisation’s Galway hospital whose excellence landed them a CAP Gold Award. In fact, Bon Secours Hospital Galway secured a double CAP Gold late last year, for both its housekeeping and catering provision. Well done…

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Vinehall School Seizes Prestigious Award for Catering.

The catering team at Vinehall School

We are delighted to report on the CAP Award success of Vinehall School in East Sussex. The school’s catering provision secured a prestigious Bronze award at its very first participation in the programme. Here’s a press release:   PRESS RELEASE Vinehall School in the beautiful surroundings of East Sussex has landed a prestigious Bronze Award…

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Bon Secours Care Village Retains CAP Membership.

Bon Secours Care Village

It might start to look like Bon Secours is the flavour of the month with a couple of recent mentions here already, and quite a few more in the pipeline. In fact, it’s mostly that this organisation takes its commitment to CAP participation seriously. So we’re delighted to report on the progress of each of the facilities. Here’s a…

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Another CAP Gold for Bon Secours Tralee.

In November, the Bon Secours Hospital at Tralee kept up its gold record by securing another top accolade for its catering provision. That’s the second CAP Gold in a row for the hospital’s catering team. Congratulations to all involved. Remember, an organisation can only be eligible for a CAP Gold Award when it agrees to an…

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Westonbirt Schools Attain CAP Gold.

Great news for Westonbirt Schools and a classic example of what you can achieve if you set out to succeed. Westonbirt secured a CAP Bronze award for housekeeping in 2016. Then progressed with our CAP action plan to land a Silver in 2017. Now the school has topped-out with a CAP Gold, awarded by us as a…

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Spire Portsmouth Hospital Lands First-time Silver Award for Excellence in Housekeeping.

Housekeeping staff at Spire Hospital Portsmouth

CAP Awards Press Release At its very first attempt, the Spire Portsmouth Hospital has secured a prestigious Silver Award from the nationally-recognised Continuous Advancement Programme (CAP) for its exemplary performance and service quality in housekeeping. The award was presented by the CAP Awards Chief Assessor on 13th September.  Members of the CAP Awards programme share…

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Proof that good housekeepers make a difference.

Herman and Denise Gordon sent on holiday to Jamaica

Housekeeping so often goes unnoticed and unrewarded. But not always. At CAP Awards, we like to put that right. But it seems we’re not the only ones. Here’s a heart-warming story reported by the BBC. Some 230 students at Bristol University responded to a crowdfunding initiative by donating £1500 to send cleaner Herman Gordon and…

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