Newground is an award winning social enterprise.
We use our profits to drive social and environmental change.

To find out what problems we can help you solve, click on your sector below.  Or scroll down to read about our social mission.


We believe in the power of social enterprise as a strategy for change.

Through our social enterprise model, we deliver professional services in a competitive marketplace.  

But there’s one key difference between Newground and our private sector competitors. 

Instead of our profits going to shareholders, they are instead gift aided into our charity and distributed in the form of grants to environmental and community projects.

By  choosing Newground, our customers are helping to drive positive social and environmental impact.


Case Studies

Phoenix Wildflower Meadows

The Phoenix II site in Accrington, is an old residential area which has been demolished to make way for new housing. The Phoenix Wildflower Meadows is one of Hyndburn Borough…

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Heather Grey

Heather heard about our triking sessions on BBC Radio Lancashire and came to her first session one Wednesday morning in 2013.

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Tangerine Group

The Tangerine Group is based in Lytham. Since 1995 they have specialised in the manufacture and sale of animal health and nutrition products for farm and companion animals.

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The Secret Path

Audley Infant School contracted Newground to design and build a new access path.

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Myerscough College embark on ambitious 5 year carbon management plan

A further education college uses formal training to help reduce its carbon footprint by 35% in 5 years.

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Royal Mail Group

"What sets Newground apart from other consultancies I have used, is their ability to translate complex environmental management systems into bite sized chunks so that our front line operators can easily understand it."

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"The help, guidance and support received from Newground was invaluable in our quest to achieve certification to ISO14001. If it was not for your expertise I feel sure it would not have been achieved in such a short space of time and without any major upheaval to the company’s operational running during the process of implementation."

JJO plc
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Pond from WS

"Firstly, can I say "Wow!" I stumbled across the Offshoots project today. Me, my partner and 11 year old daughter. Unfortunately we were limited on time but in the short time that we were there we learnt so much. We will be returning again in the very near future."

Garry, Jenny & Jasmine
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st marys rawtenstall

"Newground have advised us along the way and assisted in the restoration and development of the area, which has taken the weight of the project off our shoulders! The work around the pond area was of a very high standard and quickly made the area safer and more usable for our pupils."

Kate Crane, St. Mary's Rawtenstall
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Latest News & Events

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29 August 2014 - Article

Reachout youth project extends services

Our Reachout youth project is to expand its services by offering basic adult education courses…

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Mick Smith new MD
29 August 2014 - Article

Newground has new MD

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Mick Smith as our new Managing Director. Mick…

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Mick and Tracc
29 August 2014 - Article

Film produced for Telegraph website

We recently welcomed a film crew from Tracc Films to create a new video about Newground.  The film…

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Our Blog

24 October 2014 - Blog Post

How do you add social value to your construction projects?

8 ideas for adding social value to your project and one no-fuss quick win.

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23 October 2014 - Blog Post

What is Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility?

A short guide to help you define ‘Sustainability’ and ‘Corporate Social Responsibility’

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23 October 2014 - Blog Post

Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme – Practical action for large businesses

The 2 routes to compliance and how to carry them out.

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