BCC obtains BASEC Approval

British Cables Company is pleased to announce that it has obtained BASEC approval for its range of H07Z-R Class2 (6491B) and H05Z-K Class 5 (2491B) products. The first of three major phases in the consolidation of the Irish Driver Harris (IDH) business into BCC Manchester is now complete. The project continues with the second phase well under way. This phase…

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Llandaff to Wuhan Challenge

Nick Bowman, BCC's Key Account Manager is part of a team of dedicated rowers undertaking a huge challenge for charity. Nick said I have been a member of Llandaff Rowing Club in Cardiff for over 30 years.  The Coronavirus means we are not able train together at the moment, so in order to give some focus to our individual training we…

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British Cables Company does its bit to help the NHS

British Cables Company received an urgent  enquiry from Openreach for a 2000m length of 300pr 0.4mm cable. The cable was required for an NHS job being undertaken by a sub-contractor. Despite the normal lead time being 6 weeks for this item BCC turned it around in 24 hours ready for delivery to the contractors site in Ipswich. A delighted Steve…

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Dawn’s hair raising experience!

Dawn Brennan, BCC's Sales support co-ordinator, was moved by the plight of NHS workers carrying out their duties on the front line of the fight against COVID-19. Spurred into action Dawn set up a Just Giving page (https://www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/dawn-brennan?utm_id=2&utm_term=xbDz62Kqk) with a target of £150 to deliver PPE equipment for the NHS and the promise that she would shave her head if…

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British Cables Company Ltd receives RoSPA Order of Distinction (15 consecutive Golds) for health and safety achievements

British Cables Company Ltd, based in Manchester, is celebrating after landing an internationally-recognised award for demonstrating high health and safety standards. British Cables Company Ltd has received a RoSPA Order of Distinction (15 consecutive Golds) Health and Safety Award for working hard to ensure its staff get home safely to their families at the end of every working day. Organisations…

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Barry Turnstill joins BCC

British Cables Company welcomes Barry Turnstill British Cables Company is pleased to announce that Barry Turnstill has joined its sales team to cover the London and South East region. Barry has extensive experience in the electrical wholesale trade spanning more than 30 years and will be well known to many of our customers. Based in Harlow, Essex he is ideally…

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British Cables Company Limited handed RoSPA President’s (14 consecutive Golds) Award for health and safety practices

British Cables Company Limited, based in MANCHESTER, has been handed a prestigious award in recognition of its practices and achievements in helping its staff get home safely at the end of the working day.  British Cables Company Limited has achieved a President's (14 consecutive Golds) in the internationally-renowned RoSPA Health and Safety Awards, the longest-running industry awards scheme in the…

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Ken Halford joins BCC as Wholesaler Sales Representative

British Cables Company is delighted to announce that Ken Halford is the latest recruit to its sales team. Ken has taken the role of Wholesaler Sales Representative, a position which is dedicated exclusively to supporting the Electrical Wholesale market. He has many years of experience across varied aspects of the cable industry having worked in manufacturing for Draka and also…

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Abdul Miah – Internal Accounts Representative

We are pleased to announce the latest graduate to join our sales team, Abdul Miah. He joins us as an Internal Account Representative. His role will involve providing the link between our external sales team and our customers, handling enquiries and providing quotations for our exciting and ever increasing range of products. Abdul has a business background having studied Business…

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BT Cables becomes British Cables Company

BT Cables Ltd, formerly a wholly-owned subsidiary of BT Group plc, has been sold to the Wilms Group as of the 3rd October 2018. The business will be known as British Cables Company with immediate effect. Commenting on the development, British Cables Company Managing Director, Kevin Samuel said, “This is one of the most positive developments in the company’s long…

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