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Change is coming to Northern Ireland

Change is coming to Northern Ireland

 
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Recently it was announced that same sex marriage will become legally recognised in Northern Ireland – Sodexo’s Julie-Ann Agnew tells us how this will change her future.

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Strictly Come Prancing 2019

Strictly Come Prancing

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Raise money for Stop Hunger this Christmas by dashing, dancing and prancing across the 5km finish line - are you ready to race?

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Disability and Quality of Life survey

Living with autism - Grant's story

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Until Wednesday 2 October, Sodexo is hosting a Disability and Quality of Life survey in partnership with PurpleSpace. This week we share the story of Grant, a commercial analyst at an IT company. He has autism.

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One-year at Schoen Clinic

One-year at Schoen Clinic

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In August 2019, the Sodexo on-site team at Schoen Clinic celebrated the contracts one-year anniversary with a picnic and a client hosted BBQ.

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Disability and Quality of Life Survey

A story of achievement through adversity - Jamie's story

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As part of our public survey, open to everyone in the UK with lived experience of disability, in September 2019 we are sharing personal stories from members of the PurpleSpace network - an organisation of disability inclusion experts.

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Making plastic green

Making plastic green!

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In June 2019, Apprentices from Corporate Services and client AstraZeneca came together to volunteer and create a recycled plastic bottle greenhouse.

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RHC Lifiting Colf Day

Victor-TEE for Sodexo

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Four colleagues from Corporate Services score a hole in one by winning the 2019 team cup at a recent charity golf day with Sodexo suppliers RHC Lifting Ltd.

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CBF Commendations 2019

Commendations in Cyprus

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Congratulations to Karen and Maria who have been recognised for improving the quality of life for the Armed Forces in Cyprus with a CBF Commendation at the Commander British Forces (CBF) Cyprus Awards Ceremony 2019.

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Have a Safe Day Rap

Rap is how we do it...

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Will the real health & safety rappers please stand up? Step forward the Sodexo team at Royal Stoke University Hospital and show us how to Have a Safe Day!

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Potential, pride and performance

Potential, pride and performance

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Thanks to Sodexo’s Healthcare teams and their inclusive environment, we are helping young adults with disabilities thrive in the workplace

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Chinese New Year 2019 - Year of the Pig

Chinese New Year 2019 - Year of the Pig

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In February 2019, millions of people across the world will be celebrating one of the biggest festivities of the year - Chinese New Year. Discover more about this Chinese tradition and see how it is celebrated across the world.

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SHR2018

2018 Stop Hunger Global Activity Report

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RED, the Stop Hunger Global Activity Report 2018, pays tribute to several of Stop Hunger's inspiring and sustainable initiatives.

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Navratri

Celebrating Navratri

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Hindus around the world have been celebrating the sacred Navratri festival, which ran from 10 to 18 October 2018.

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Jayadeva strikes gold at the World Culinary Championships

World Culinary Championships

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Congratulations to Jayadeva Sivaraja (Multisite Manager at Transport for London) for winning the gold award in the Artistic Sculptures category at the World Culinary Championships 2018 in Luxembourg (the only gold for England)

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HMP Bronzefield Sweet Charity

HMP Bronzefield’s curtain call

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In November 2018, HMP Bronzefield welcome the general public to watch a theatre production of Sweet Charity.

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BHM2018

Celebrating Black History Month

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In celebration of Black History Month 2018 in October several of Sodexo’s key locations came together to create a menu for a lunch to remember, combining decorative displays, mouth-watering food and toe-tapping music to fantastic effect during pop-up theme days.

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SSAFA-Cyprus

Tea and cake - a winning fundraising combination!

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Sodexo’s Defence & Government Services team in Cyprus had a busy week raising over €450 for SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity in early October 2018

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Coventry food van

Stop that street food van

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A converted historic truck is proving a magnet for students and staff as Sodexo begins its new 10-year catering and hospitality services contract at Coventry University in September 2018.

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'The Carter Cup' is a fantastic team event that money for Stop Hunger

Defence & Government Services teams up for the cup!

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On 3 August 2018, the annual five-a-side football tournament in Defence & Government Services’ Allenby Connaught contract proved a fantastic team event and raised £1,000 for Stop Hunger in the process!

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Sodexo healthcare employees at sites across the UK celebrated the NHS turning 70

Celebrating 70 years of the NHS!

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Thousands of Sodexo Healthcare employees at sites across the UK celebrated the NHS turning 70 in July 2018.

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Corporate Services, Healthcare and Horticultural Services joined forces

Coming together to aid children’s hospital garden

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In July 2018, Corporate Services, Healthcare and Horticultural Services joined forces to ensure Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital’s sensory roof garden looked its best on the day the NHS celebrated its 70th anniversary

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Bike ride raise over £7,000 for charity

Ride220 2018 crosses finishing line!

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A group of 22 cyclists from Defence & Government Services has completed an intense cycling challenge, tackling 220 miles of undulating roads in just two days. 

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24-hour Thames walk for Stop Hunger

24-hour Thames walk for Stop Hunger

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A Government & Agenices team took in some spectacular sights as they tackled a 52-mile walk along the Thames in aid of Stop Hunger in June 2018.

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Margot named one of Ireland’s most iconic women leaders

Margot named one of Ireland’s most iconic women leaders

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Margot Slattery – country president of Sodexo Ireland – has been named as one of Ireland’s most influential and successful women by the Women’s Executive Network (WXN) at its 25 Most Powerful Women in Ireland Awards for 2018. 

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Laura Wilson (3rd from left) is presented with the Unsung Hero Award by Marianne Hood, chair of IOH NI, Michael Cotter, managing director of Net Affinity, the category sponsor and UTV presenter Pamela Ballantine, the Awards host.

NI Hospitality Awards 2018

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Two members of the Sodexo team in Northern Ireland were honoured at the recent Institute of Hospitality Northern Ireland Awards for Professionalism in 2018. 

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Our winners (left to right); Demetra Michael, Elvin Kuyucuoglu, Christos Christofi, Chrystalla Katemi and Costas Papaioakim (on behalf of the Akrotiri JRD)

Commander British Forces Cyprus Commendations 2018

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Our team in Cyprus had the honour of attending the Commander British Forces (CBF) Cyprus Awards Ceremony 2018.

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Schools teams celebrate safety milestones

100 day accident free!

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In May 2018, the Sodexo team at Lammas School & Sixth Form in London has just clocked 100 days accident free.

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Margot Slattery, country president of Sodexo Ireland, (pictured standing, second left) joined other CEOs from Ireland’s top companies at the launch of the Business in the Community Ireland’s Leaders’ Group on Sustainability on 18 May.

Sodexo Ireland joins BITCI Leaders Group on sustainability

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Margot Slattery, country president of Sodexo Ireland, joined other CEOs from Ireland’s top companies at the launch of the Business in the Community Ireland’s Leaders’ Group on Sustainability on 18 May 2018.

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Wouldn’t it be fantastic if we could raise over £100,000 across all our Defence & Government Services fundraising activities?

Ride220 2018

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Wouldn’t it be fantastic if we could raise over £100,000 across all our Defence & Government Services fundraising activities? Ride220 is one of the ways you can get involved.

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GOVERNMENT MINISTER PRAISES PROJECT SEARCH

Government minister praises Project Search

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Employees at North Devon District Hospital (NDDH) – including Sodexo’s FM team – in 2018 won praise from the Government Minister for Disabled People, Health and Work, Sarah Newton, for their part in an innovative project that is helping young people with learning disabilities or autism get into work.

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Ongoing support from Sodexo has enabled the University College London (UCL) student union women’s rugby team to go from strength to strength.

Sodexo supports student rugby team

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Ongoing support from Sodexo has enabled the University College London (UCL) student union women’s rugby team to go from strength to strength.

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Nicky Reid, Sodexo Ireland’s Chef of the Year, pictured left with David Mulcahy, craft and development director, Sodexo UK and Ireland

Slive medal for Nicky Reid at Hotelympia

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Sodexo Ireland celebrated its best-ever result in the Sodexo UK and Ireland Chef of the Year grand final at Hotelympia in London on 6 March 2018, when Nicky Reid, Sodexo Ireland’s Chef of the Year, pictured left with David Mulcahy, craft and development director, Sodexo UK and Ireland, scooped a coveted silver medal in his first time to enter the competition. 

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Pupils at Strathallan School near Perth did a double take when they discovered headmaster Mark Lauder serving them breakfast, lunch and dinner.

From Headmaster to Head Chef

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Pupils at Strathallan School near Perth did a double take when they discovered headmaster Mark Lauder serving them breakfast, lunch and dinner.

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Pictured is Keith Newton and David Wells collecting the award from Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust chairman Kathy Cowell.

Waste team gains Silver Standard

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The Sodexo waste team at Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust was handed a prestigious award at the Trust’s Green Impact and Sustainability Awards, held in January 2018.

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The people in the image from left to right are: Tim Wright, Rezki Karar, Mark Welshman

Stop Hunger success

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We’re absolutely delighted that three of our colleagues received prestigious awards at the 2018 Sodexo Foundation Dinner.

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Jay’s masterpiece, “thinker and theory of evolution”.

Best in Class for Jay

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Great news for Defence at this year’s prestigious Hotelympia event, the huge hospitality industry event held at the ExCel centre on 6 March 2018. Jayadeva Sivaraja, our multi-site manager at Transport for London, won ‘best in class’ in the table centrepiece category. 

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Pictured celebrating Sodexo’s gold and best in class team win at Food & Bev Live on Wed 7 February 2018 are: Aidan Walker, account director; Barbara Placuk, hospitality manager, Central Bank North Wall Quay; Phelim Byrne, executive chef, State Street, Dublin; Dennis McCarroll, executive pastry chef, Ulster Independent Clinic, Belfast; Nicky Reid, executive chef, Almac, Craigavon and Sodexo Ireland COY;   Julianne Forrestal, executive craft development chef and Sigitas Zubrickas, manager, Central Bank, Spencer Dock, Dublin.

Gold and Best in Class at Food & Bev Live

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Sodexo’s catering team won Gold and Best in Class in the Contract Caterers Culinary Challenge at Food & Bev Live, held in Dublin on 7 February 2018.

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Innovation award for dementia patient dining at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust

2017 innovation award for dementia patient dining at Imperial College

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Sodexo’s understanding of the dining requirements of dementia patients has led to a prestigious award for London’s Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust (ICHT).

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A team of chefs from Cyprus flew the flag for Sodexo at the annual Pancyprian culinary competition, bringing home 12 medals and coming top overall in the rankings.

Cyprus cooks up success

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A team of chefs from Cyprus flew the flag for Sodexo at the 2018 Pancyprian culinary competition, bringing home 12 medals and coming top overall in the rankings.

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Supervisor Ray Browne and cleaning operative Marija Stuke

Cleaning duo earn industry recognition

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Two star performers from Seagate Technology team reached the final of BICSc Northern Ireland Cleaner of the Year Awards at Belfast City Hall in September 2017.

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The competition’s heating up!
 

The competition’s heating up!

After being pushed to their culinary limits, 10 Sodexo chefs have been announced as finalists of the 2020 Sodexo Chef of the Year competition being held at London’s ExCel in March next year.

 
Are you up for the challenge?
 

Are you up for the challenge?

Tim is about to set off on a journey of a lifetime, and you can join him! There are two Sodexo places up for grabs on the special 30th anniversary Springboard Trek to Nicaragua.

 
Marine Conservation Society beach cleans
 

Reversing the plastic tide

In the beginning of October 2019, 52 Sodexo colleagues joined the Marine Conservation Society on four beach cleans with the aim to create real change and reverse the plastic tide affecting British coastlines

 
Black History Month 2019
 

Black History Month

Join the Origins employee network in celebrating Black History Month 2019 by attending one of hundreds of events across the nation.

 
Wellbeing Matters
 

World Mental Health Day 2019

World Mental Health Day is recognised by the World Health Organisation on 10 October each year. The theme for 2019, set by the World Federation for Mental Health, is suicide prevention. Read how Sodexo is committed to your quality of life.

 
Aspire
 

Welcome to Aspire

Harness the power of conversation with Aspire - Sodexo’s new performance development framework for Ingenium users.

 
#Throwback to Manchester Pride
 

#Throwback to Manchester Pride

During the 2019 summer, members of the Pride UK & Ireland employee network committed to marching in both the London and Manchester parade events.

 
#MyStopHungerPledge
 

Make a difference in your community

Between March and August 2019, over 300 Sodexo colleagues have volunteered with Stop Hunger! Did you know that you can apply for up to three days of paid leave each year to support the cause? Find out how you can take part and join the fight against hunger.

 
Ian Tennant
 

Game, set, match

Before receiving a kidney transplant in 2017, Ian didn’t think he would compete in sport again. In 2019, Ian flew the flag for Sodexo at the British Transplant Games and swung to victory, winning two gold medals.

 
 
Good news

Good news

With 36,000 colleagues in the Sodexo UK & Ireland region, we know there are lots of you out there doing great things. And, we’d love to share your successes across the business.

Share your good news - this could be a contract win, client or customer praise, service innovations, or just great people doing great things!

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