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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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Legal & General Christmas prize draw

Legal & General Christmas prize draw

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Access 'Manage Your Account' by 31 December 2019, and have your chance to win a luxury hamper worth £500 from Fortnum & Mason courtesy of Legal & General - Sodexo's pension provider.

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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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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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Disability and Quality of Life survey

A life changing disability - Simon's story

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Throughout September 2019, Sodexo is hosting a Disability and Quality of Life survey in partnership with PurpleSpace - an organisation of disability inclusion experts. This interview shares the experience of Simon, a business analyst at a British financial institution.

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Disability and Quality of Life survey

A story of invisible disability - Lorna's experience

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Throughout September 2019, Sodexo is hosting a Disability and Quality of Life survey in partnership with PurpleSpace - an organisation of disability inclusion experts. In the first of a series of interviews with members of the PurpleSpace network, we chat to Lorna.

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Spirit of Sodexo Awards

Spirit of Sodexo Awards - new recognition event revealed

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A new ‘Oscars-style’ gala dinner and party to celebrate what you do and how you do it!

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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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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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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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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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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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'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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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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Gerry, pictured centre, recently used one of his Sodexo volunteering days to add to the €2,300 he has already raised since March 2016.

Gerry's Rwada lifeline

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Facilities manager Gerry Furlong has put his passion for cleanliness to a good cause in 208 by helping two struggling families in Rwanda.

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STOP THAT TROLLEY!

Stop that trolley!

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A trolley full of sweet treats made its way around Sodexo’s contract at Coty in Bournemouth during Stop Hunger Day 2018, raising over £90 for the cause.

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When Steve Henry decided he wanted to raise money for two charities close to his heart, he could have easily baked a few cakes or ran a half marathon.

Husky ride helps hospice

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When Steve Henry decided he wanted to raise money for two charities close to his heart in 2018, he could have easily baked a few cakes or ran a half marathon...

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Retail assistant Kimberley Aplin’s voluntary fundraising activities have been recognised with a special award from her Sodexo Defence client.

Special award for Kimberley

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In late 2017, retail assistant Kimberley Aplin’s voluntary fundraising activities have been recognised with a special award from her Sodexo Defence client.

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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.

 
 
Shout it out!

Shout it Out!

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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