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Latest Covid-19 Announcement

Following the Governments latest Covid19 announcement of another National lockdown, it has been confirmed that construction is an essential industry that can continue to operate following COVID-19 guide lines. WHC can confirm that all our depots will remain open with…

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A Hattrick of Gold RoSPA Awards for WHC!

Mr James Clutterbuck receives RoSPA GOLD Award for health and safety achievements James Clutterbuck, based in Tewkesbury, is celebrating after landing an internationally-recognised award for demonstrating high health and safety standards.

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Reopening Notice

We Are Re-opening all of our Depots Our shops and depots are now open on weekdays from 7.30am to 5pm and Saturdays from 8.30am to 12.30pm. Due to the ongoing Covid19 pandemic we have had to make some changes to…

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Covid-19 Notice

Due to the Covid-19 situation we are all facing, WHC Hire depots are currently closed until further notice. However, we will deliver Plant and Equipment if it is required for emergency repairs or maintenance works for critical infrastructure Sectors of…

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Summer 2019 Gardening Video

The elusive British summer is here! We recently made a short video to show some of the many items of gardening equipment we have for rent. In order to meet your gardening needs in these unpredictable summers we offer same…

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RoSPA Gold Health & Safety Award

WHC Hire Services Ltd handed RoSPA Gold Award for health and safety practices. WHC Hire Services Ltd, based in TEWKESBURY, has been handed a prestigious award in recognition of its practices and achievements in helping its staff and clients get…

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Going the Extra Mile!

We always try to go the extra mile for our customers (even if that extra mile is through slow moving traffic at unsociable hours!) and we really appreciate it when another company goes the extra mile for us too! Thanks…

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Golden Honour for WHC Hire Services

With multiple golds for the home nations at the recent Commonwealth Games, we’re delighted to announce that we have followed closely on the heels on athletic success with our very own first gold award for health and safety practices in…

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Third Depot for WHC in Chipping Norton

Local plant hire business, WHC Hire, has achieved its goal and scored a hat-trick of rental depots in the region. The third branch of the forward thinking plant hire company was officially opened in mid-November by the charismatic former Director…

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Price Guide Update & New Shop Front

We’ve updated our price guide PDF. For our latest plant & tool hire prices please click the View Price Guide link at the top of the page. To fit in with our new branding we’ve also updated the Tewkesbury depot…

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2017 Malvern Hills Challenge

WHC is happy to be sponsoring the 2017 Malvern Hills Challenge. There are 2 versions of the challenge. The “Long Walk” is a 15km trek over the Malvern Hills starting at Bromsberrow and finishing at Rosebank Gardens in Great Malvern….

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New WHC Hire Services Depot in Oxfordshire

We’re pleased to announce that we’ve just opened our new Cotswold depot in Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire. The depot is located on Station Yard Industrial Estate. For the full address, contact details and Google map please visit our Find a Branch page.

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WHC & Gloucestershire Cave Rescue Group

Gloucestershire Cave Rescue Group formed in 1962. They are a voluntary organization that provide invaluable cave, coal and stone mine rescue facilities and services in and around the Forest of Dean area. We recently found out that they were looking…

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New Manitou Telehandlers for Hire

New in this month: WHC have added a new stable mate Telehandler to it’s fleet of JCB’s. The Manitou MT625H is described as one of the best in the construction and agriculture industry for loading, fitting into small spaces on…

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New Plant Hire Machinery

Extending and updating the fleet We pride ourselves on offering the most up-to-date and modern fleet here at WHC Hire Services. We also make sure that machines are available where and when they are needed so that customers never lose…

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New year. New team member

We’re delighted to announce the appointment of James Frost, our new Sales Representative, who started with WHC Hire in January. Married with two boys, Jim, who is also an aspiring golfer, joined from Travis Perkins where he spent 22 years…

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WHC Hire – Happy to Help

As a prominent local supplier to construction businesses throughout Gloucestershire and Worcestershire, WHC Hire Services was only to please to help the BBC’s DIY SOS with two inspiring projects over the summer. We supplies the machines to convert the garden…

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New to Fleet: Portable Diesel Heater

New to the WHC Hire fleet in portable heating – the Forced Air Diesel Heater. The Master BV290DV portable air 81KW diesel heater with 276,000 BTU output can be used direct or indirect via ducting and is ideal for industrial…