Today, we’re proud to announce the launch of Local Heroes in the Glasgow area. To celebrate, we are hosting a competition that will see one of four local community organisations receive a free DIY makeover, courtesy of our Local Heroes. We are inviting the public to vote in an online poll, which is open until […]

A Wolverhampton-based charity, Compton Hospice, which has supported patients facing life-limiting illness and their families for more than 30 years, has received a free DIY makeover, courtesy of Local Heroes. The charity was crowned winner of our online competition to celebrate the launch of Local Heroes in the West Midlands. After 1,188 members of the […]

Today’s the day! We’re transforming Compton Hospice’s Quiet Room. Following a fierce competition Compton Hospice won the Local Heroes makeover with 1,188 votes. The hospice, based in Wolverhampton, provide invaluable care and support for families living with incurable illnesses so we’re really happy to help brighten up this space. Along with recognising all the great […]

Today, we’re celebrating the launch of Local Heroes in the West Midlands area. To mark the occasion we’ve launched a competition. We’re inviting you to vote for one of five West Midlands community centres to get a free makeover, courtesy of our Local Heroes. The five shortlisted community organisations that are counting on your vote […]

This week we’re out on the road in the West Midlands, getting tradesmen on board with Local Heroes. We’ve partnered with City Plumbing, setting up stalls in their Minworth and Cannock branches on Monday. We’ve been busy explaining what Local Heroes is all about, answering questions, taking tradesmen’s details, and handing out sweets while we […]

We have radio ads running in the Brighton and Leeds area. Below customers who heard our radio ad and booked a Local Hero. “The engineer Richard, was a few minutes after 8am, in a 8am to 12am slot, brilliant, he was polite, efficient, and very helpful, definitely will be using Local heroes and recommending to […]

We surveyed some of our customers and asked them to give feedback on their Local Heroes experience;   “Was booked in between 9am to 11am. Called me at 8am to say in the area if available. Arrived at 8.05. Excellent. Meant I did not have to sit around all morning.”   “Pleasure to deal with […]

We selected the most popular posts from the Local Heroes Facebook page. Feel free to share them with your Facebook friends.     “A human being: an ingenious assembly of portable plumbing” Christopher Morley ‪#‎PlumbingQuotes‬       Your choice of toilet can tell more about you than you think… check this infographic and share your […]

Another successful job by Local Heroes! Stephen from Guildford was happy when he searched for a plumber on Google and clicked on the Local Heroes ad to come fix his shower. This is what Stephen had to say; “The work the engineer did for me was absolutely first class and I want everyone to know […]

This weeks most popular posts on our Twitter page:   Check out these #WaterConservationTips to save money and become more #ecofriendly: Fixing those little problems around the house could save you money on energy bills Who are #LocalHeroes & how can they help you with #Plumbing & #leakytap? Check it out: