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Fire sprinkler protection to Reckitt Benckiser R&D Facility

Armstrong Priestley has been awarded the contract for the new £105m Reckitt Benckiser development. The contract is to design and install a fire protection system across two buildings, one being the new three storey GMP Lab Building and the other being the four storey refurbished KWN Building. The system will be designed to FM standards, […]


Prudhoe High School Completion

Prudhoe High School, Newcastle, is a new two storey building including a 4-court community sports hall with capacity for 880 pupils aged between 13 – 18 years. The £12.5 million pound development is located on the existing school site and is just one of a number of major school development contracts which  have been secured by Armstrong […]


North East Expansion – One Trinity Green

The past 2 years have seen some exciting times for Armstrong Priestley – the celebration of our 40th Anniversary, the company’s expansion in April 2016 with the opening of our Southern Office in Maidstone and in August 2016 the Company’s change in ownership and Board of Directors. In the last two weeks we’ve taken another […]


Armstrong Priestley loses a special friend

Hilary Armstrong 1942 – 2017 We are all extremely saddened to announce the passing of Hilary Armstrong on Sunday 5 March 2017.  Hilary had battled with Cancer for several years, a fight she lost at home with her Family by her side. It is said that ‘behind every great man is a great woman’ and Hilary […]


Service Manager, Paul takes early retirement

Back in May 1998, Paul Weston joined Armstrong Priestley as one of our Contracts Engineers. Coming from being a car salesman to fire sprinklers was a huge leap for Paul and he had to learn quickly.   In 2011 Paul’s role changed to an even more challenging one when he was appointed as Service Manager.  A […]