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Sheffield Assay Office Chairman is running Challenge 30

6
Aug

Tuesday, Aug 06, 2013

Chris Heaton has been the chairman since January 2012 and, in May 2010, he became the 30th person in history to complete the Brathay Challenge of 10 marathons in 10 days. In September 2013 he will be attempting to complete the biggest mental and physical challenge of his life, Challenge 30…… 30 Marathons, 30 Days, 1 Man…… £30k...

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Meet the Team at Sheffield Assay Office

1
Aug

Thursday, Aug 01, 2013

Team Member – Joanne Shelley Role with SAO – Progress Clerk Joanne Shelley, affectionately known as Jo, is the Progress Clerk within our Hallmarking Receipts and Dispatch Department. Her role comprises of sorting and filing all paperwork used in the hallmarking process, ensuring customer requests are passed to the relevant dep...

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Hot off the Press - A King is Born

23
Jul

Tuesday, Jul 23, 2013

We would like to take this opportunity the formally congratulate HRH the Duke of Cambridge and HRH the Duchess of Cambridge on the safe birth of their Son HRH the Prince of Cambridge. The new prince, who is third in line for the throne, was delivered at 16.24hrs on the 22nd of July 2013, at St Marys Hospital in Paddington, West ...

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Meet the Team At Sheffield Assay Office.

11
Jul

Thursday, Jul 11, 2013

Team Member - Jan Green Role within SAO - Laboratory Customer Services Jan is the happy voice you hear when calling our Analytical Services Department. As the Laboratory Customer Services Representative she spends her day talking to and advising clients, coordinating analysis and ensuring deadlines are met. She is a long serv...

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'Do your bit' Raffle Winner Receives Shining Sterling Silver Dish

24
Jun

Monday, Jun 24, 2013

A keen silversmith and mother Juliana, who was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer has created a unique solid sterling silver platter to raise money for the ‘Do Your Bit’ campaign. Juliana Haynes and a group of silversmith students from Hillsborough College, are ‘doing their bit’ to raise money for the £1.3 million appeal by pr...

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Touchstone Award Winners 2013

24
Jun

Monday, Jun 24, 2013

NORTH AYRSHIRE COUNCIL ARE THE PROUD WINNERS OF THE TOUCHSTONE AWARD 2013. TSI President -  Baroness Christine Crawley    Mark Smith from North Ayrshire Council receiving Touchstone Award from Christopher J. Jewitt The prestigious award, which acknowledges the excellent work of local authorities in support of hallmarking, ...

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Science Geeks Complete the 5K Race for Life Sheffield

18
Jun

Tuesday, Jun 18, 2013

On Sunday the 9th of June 7 members of our Analytical Services Department completed the 5K Race for Life in aid of Cancer Research UK, starting from the Meadowhall Shopping Centre in Sheffield. It was a gloriously sunny day and the Science Geeks got right in to the spirit of the event dressed in lab coats, pink t-shirts and geek...

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Harry Brearley Stainless Steel Centenary Conference & Exhibition.

13
Jun

Thursday, Jun 13, 2013

This year, the City of Sheffield is celebrating 100 years since the invention of stainless steel in 1913. To mark this event, the University of Sheffield hosted the Harry Brearley Stainless Steel Centenary Conference & Exhibition from the 11th – 13th June 2013. Sheffield Assay Office featured at this event on Tuesday the 11th a...

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