Artist meets Tiler

It all started with an artist by the name of Jacqueline Poncelet and her vision. W.B. Simpson and Sons were delighted to be chosen to bring that vision to life in the form of a bespoke piece of terrazzo using Jacqueline’s design. Jacqueline is known for her ceramic sculptural works and her previous projects include […]

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National Apprenticeship Week

Celebrating this week with the news that star apprentice at W.B. Simpson and Sons Midlands, Charlie Green, has been shortlisted for ‘Trainee Tile Fixer of the Year’ at this year’s TTA Awards. Charlie has been studying Wall and Floor Tiling at Moulton College, Northampton and has successfully achieved NVQ Level 2. Since 2016 he has […]

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Premier Hospitality

Joining WFC contractors W.B. Simpson and Sons recently finished a project in the heart of Covent Garden, London. Din Tai Fung, a name known around the world, have just opened a restaurant featuring ceramic wood effect floor tiles and interesting wall designs using grey brick tiles and curved roof tiles all fitted by us. The […]

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Tony McShane

W.B. Simpsons are pleased to announce that after 12 years working with us Tony McShane, Commercial Director, has been appointed to the board alongside Managing Director Billy Valler and Contracts Director Marc Poland. We look forward to him using his knowledge and experience to bring great things to the company.

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History Uncovered

We recently received a message from somebody converting an old pub in Castle Road, Kentish Town, London into offices. During renovations a large piece of tiling work was discovered. We believe it was tiled by W.B. Simpson and Sons between 1870-1890, originally made in their offices at the time in St. Martin’s Lane. We are […]

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Vote Now!

W.B Simpson and Sons (Midlands) are entered into the TTA Award category ‘Best Commercial Project – Large (Over 250m2)’ with their impressive work on HSBC HQ in Birmingham If you would like to vote for them, among a number of other categories for excellence in the tiling industry you can do so here Voting […]

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W.B. Simpsons makes Gold

Adding to our already extensive list of memberships W.B. Simpson & Sons have just become a Constructionline Gold Member. Constructionline provides a platform for buyers to find the right quality supplier for all their construction needs. Constructionline validates all our credentials and agrees that we meet all their criteria for Gold membership including our policies […]

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The New Royal Academy of Arts

HRM The Queen officially opened the new Burlington gardens in March of this year marking its 250th anniversary. Continuing the tradition of leaving our stamp on London’s history W.B Simpson & Sons laid flooring in parts of the new Royal Academy of Arts. We laid terrazzo in the brand new lecture theatre. If you walk […]

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W.B. Simpson (Midlands) features in article by Floors Magazine

Following a successful refurbishment of Rugby Central Shopping Centre, Midlands Director Richard Friebe is quoted as saying “The scale of the preparation work required before tiling was scary, especially when it was discovered at an early stage that not one, but two layers of existing tiles, plus bedding was coming up when the mechanical removal […]

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Reshuffle at W.B. Simpson & Sons

Following in the footsteps of father Stan and brother Paul, Billy Valler stepped into the position of Managing Director on 6th July 2018 after spending the last 15 years in a Director position for the company. Following 19 years of service Stephen Medhurst has also retired from W.B. Simpson & Sons. Billy is an active […]

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