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Why you should outsource your winter gritting to an approved contractor.

winter gritting Preston

Many companies attempt to take on the task of gritting their own premises themselves until it becomes clear that it may not be as simple as first thought. Here is five great reasons why you should always outsource winter gritting to an approved contractor. Value for money When businesses consider the prospect of taking there […]

What does the coming year hold for Facilities Management?


Industry growth is always good news, which is why recent figures released by the British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM) has City Group excited for the year ahead. The medium to long term outlook is promising, and has FM companies including City Group anticipating a steady year of growth. This has been placed down to […]

International Standard for FM on track for 2018

Information released by the International Organisation of Standardisation revealed the FM sector is soon to receive an international standard. The decision to progress the development was made on the 9th June 2015 and is a result of a poll of 163 member organisations. The standards are designed to layout procedural and technical guidelines that members […]

Combining Your Security and Cleaning Services Provider Has Many Clear Advantages

In our experience, two combined services are better than one. Such as the combination of City Group’s two core disciplines Cleaning and Security. Consolidating Cleaning & Security Services Preston brings immediate cost savings as well as a whole host of other benefits. Both services are usually managed by separate managers and supervisors however you have […]