Who support our work
Many thanks to all the companies who generoulsy offered to sponsor the 2020 and 2021 Festivals which have now been cancelled due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. We have returned any Sponsorship money already paid and hope you would like to participate in the 2022 Festival (please contact firstname.lastname@example.org).
The Sponsors who generously supported our 2019 Festival are given below. Without their help it would be very difficult to run the event.
St William is a joint venture between National Grid and the Berkeley Group. St William’s goal is to transform industrial sites from a bygone age into beautiful places which people call home. Backed by the strength and commitment of National Grid and the Berkeley Group, St William unlocks some of the most technically complex regeneration sites at the heart of communities across London and the south of England.
Elmswater by St William is a collection of 48 two and three-bedroom apartments in the heart of Rickmansworth, adjacent to Elms Lake and surrounded by rivers and beautiful parks. Each home at Elmswater is complete with either a terrace or balcony and gated private parking. The scheme is conveniently located within walking distance from Rickmansworth town centre and train station, which offers twice an hour rail links to Marylebone and is also served by the Metropolitan line. For more information visit: ELMSWATER.CO.UK
Founded in 1992, Galliard Homes is one of London's largest developers. Over its 25-year history the Galliard Group has evolved from its residential property roots to be a leading authority and expert in construction and the development of commercial hospitality premises. The group has over 700 staff and a portfolio worth over £4.2 billion currently under construction, including nearly 7,000 homes and 341 hotel suites across two new hotels.
Through strategic joint venture partnerships Galliard Homes has steadily moved into other key cities throughout the UK, and 2017 saw the group acquire a portfolio in Birmingham with a gross development value of over £500 million. Led by Executive Chairman Stephen Conway, who founded the company, Galliard is a development partner of Cain International, Frogmore, McCourt, O'Sheas, Vanke, Acorn and Apsley House Capital.
Galliard is award-winning and in recent years has won international prizes for its developments The Chilterns, Baltimore Tower, Metropolitan Crescent and The Stage, to name a few.
As part of the group’s commitment to being a Responsible Business, Galliard Homes are committed to supporting local community groups and are delighted to be able to support the Rickmansworth festival for 2019.
Mercer & Hole is a top 40 accountancy firm, one of the top accountancy firms for private client and one of the top financial planning companies in the UK. We have 21 partners with a team of 200, working across four offices in Rickmansworth, St Albans, London and Milton Keynes. Mercer & Hole work with businesses, individual clients, their families and trustees, providing a quality, personal service and high levels of expertise across all aspects of accountancy, tax and financial planning. We take time to find out what is important to our clients and use our technical knowledge to provide practical solutions. The team at Rickmansworth is led by Audit and Business Advisory partners, David Jones, Mark Cassidy, Sandy Bell and Private Client partner, Alison Palmer.
Skanska supports the Rickmansworth Festival by providing manpower to the site services team that has responsibility for construction of the stage, site lighting, power, signage, barriers and crowd control.
Travis Perkins have been supplying building materials to the trade for over 200 years and we are now one of the largest suppliers to the UK’s building and construction industry. We provide more than 100,000 products to trade professionals including building materials, plumbing and heating, landscaping materials, timber and sheet materials, painting and decorating, dry lining and insulation, doors and joinery, and hand and power tools, many of which are always available from stock.
Distinctive Rickmansworth is a family run business. Our showroom is a shop and hub for designers and manufacturers of soft furnishings. Inside you'll find everything you need for your home, including Blinds, Curtains, Cushions, Bed Throws, Headboards, Fragrances, Wallpapers, Paints, Fabrics, Interior Design services and much more.
Let our specialists provide you with any advice and support you may need, in a personal and friendly manner.