Promotion for Successful Apprentice at Hull-based Independent Cleaning Services

In a clear sign of investment into homegrown talent, Hull-based Independent Cleaning Services (ICS), part of the SPS Group, has promoted Jasmine Rhodes to a Business Development role. Jasmine Rhodes, 23, was recruited to join ICS in Neptune Street, Hull, in 2012 as an 17-year-old Apprentice supporting the administrative, personnel and marketing teams. A former pupil of Winifred Holtby School …

25th Anniversary Celebrations

This September the SPS Group celebrated 25 years in business. The Hull-based business began as SPS Security in 1992 with ICS Cleaning joining in 1995. The amalgamation was made between Tony Beharrell, who is Chairman of the Group and Christine Turner, Managing Director of ICS Cleaning. Both were running independent companies in Hull and believed that the synergies of their …

The Stan Twyman Officer of the Year Award

Security officers Ian Sutcliffe, Dmitry Gaunt and Gassan Aly have been awarded the Stanley Twyman Trophy for excellent service. The award is presented by the SPS Security team in honour of Stanley who lost his life whilst on duty for SPS Security at the Atlas Caravans site in 2001. Ian Sutcliffe has been awarded the 2014 Trophy. Daniel Little, SPS …

A Great Start To 2017

As we hit the end of the first month of 2017, we are delighted to have set a strong precedent for the year ahead. New contracts and happy clients have been the theme for January here at the SPS Group. The Group recorded a strong, successful 2016 with ICS winning new cleaning contracts with Wolfreton School and Sixth Form College, …

First Aid Training Course: Derby, 15th February – 17th February

This course has now been completed. To find out more about our courses, get in touch with us via our contact page. Are you looking for a First Aid Course in Derby? We still have a few places left on our course (from 15/02/2017 until 17/02/2017). Sound interesting? Here’s what the course involves and how to book. All organisations must ensure by law that …

How Does Remotely Monitored CCTV Function?

A CCTV system with remote access allows your site to be monitored off site at the SPS Central Monitoring Station. An alarm will be dealt with by our team of fully qualified CMS staff who are trained to deal with any incidents. Alarms are received from sites when the system is armed, disarmed, lost connection or in the event of camera …

SPS Group Christmas Card Competition 2016

School children at Eastfield Primary School in Hull were delighted to be asked to design the 2016 Christmas card for the company that keep their school clean and tidy. ICS Cleaning, part of SPS Group Services, who have a long standing business relationship with the school off Anlaby High Road, asked if they would allow a set of their children …

Bowled over for a record season

The SPS Group proudly sponsors the award winning Dunholme & District Indoor Bowls Club in Lincoln. The SPS Group has had a business presence in the town for many years and for the last 3 years has sponsored the local bowls team, through employees Andy Barton and Alan Clarke who both play for the team. The team pictured, has had …

What is Key Holding?

key |kiː| (plural keys)   holding |ˈhəʊldɪŋ| noun Key Holding is a service that simply put protects and supports business owners and employees. It requires a company or individual to keep safe a spare key for the business’ commercial premises in case of a primary key being lost or stolen. SPS Security take this service to the next level with the aid of our 24-Hour …