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NWC Sleep Under the Stars

Friday, November 11th, 2016

Friday the 11th of November 2016 After a busy week cleaning the windows of thousands of buildings across the UK, a group of Directors at Nationwide Window Cleaning will be sleeping rough to raise money for Calderdale SmartMove; a charity aimed at helping support the homeless and vulnerable people into safe and secure accommodation. The […]

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Window Cleaners to the Rescue!

Tuesday, October 25th, 2016

At 6.30am on Monday 24th October, our window cleaner Billy Wilkinson and Regional Supervisor for Yorkshire, Dominic Willis were heading to scheduled job at the nearby Tesco store in Barnsley. As they approached a roundabout on the A6195 near Hoyland, they happened upon a large lorry overturned, laying on it’s side. Their emergency First Aid […]

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NWC Wins BIFM Award 2016

Tuesday, October 11th, 2016

NWC is extremely proud to have won this year’s ‘Learning and Career Development’ accolade at the BIFM Awards 2016 ceremony. The company’s expansion – the business has doubled in size in the last three years – meant that there was a requirement to recruit and retain a skilled labour force in a “challenging” market, whilst […]

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An evolution in window cleaning

Thursday, September 29th, 2016

June Reynolds, group operations director of Nationwide Window Cleaning (NWC), takes a look at the latest trends and developments in window cleaning No longer can anyone with a bucket and a triple wooden ladder leaving calling cards be successful as a commercial window cleaner. Our profession has come of age. Health & safety, service delivery, operational […]

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My First Million – Thornton Tasker’s Interview

Monday, September 26th, 2016

  MD, Thornton Tasker interviewed this week by the Financial Times, explains how from “small beginnings, our business has swept the country”  – My First Million — Thornton Tasker Click here to read the full interview.        

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NWC announced as BIFM Award Finalist, 2016

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016

NWC are delighted to announce that they are a BIFM Award Finalist, 2016. June Reynolds, Group Operations Director said of the news: “This is a fantastic achievement for Nationwide and we are delighted to be acknowledged as a company that supports and encourages our people through learning and development. We are a business that now […]

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Nationwide Window Cleaning are pleased to announce that we have been accredited as a Living Wage employer.

Wednesday, April 6th, 2016

In line with the objective of being the employer of choice within our industry, our Living Wage commitment means that everyone working for Nationwide Window Cleaning  is paid above the level of the Government’s ‘National Living Wage’. The Living Wage is an hourly rate set independently and updated annually, and is calculated according to the […]

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Renata scales WestOne with the help of Nationwide Window Cleaning

Thursday, October 29th, 2015

NWC is proud to report back on another successful Charity abseil day in the centre of Leeds.  Working in  support of Bruntwood, the prestigious property owner and management company NWCs team of rope access technicians helped a number of novices and first timers to safely complete their first abseil 140ft down the side of WestONE, […]

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Nationwide Conquers the Country

Friday, March 13th, 2015

Jack McAvoy (27 years), a Working at Height Specialist window cleaner with Nationwide Window Cleaning Ltd, has won the top national Award in the 2015 programme organised by the Federation of Window Cleaners (FWC), the profession’s trade body. Jack, who has been a window cleaner for 11 years, 7 with Nationwide, was awarded the highly […]

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NWC Managing Director, Thornton Tasker, featured as a Times Business Hero

Thursday, March 5th, 2015

As quoted by The Times: “Thornton Tasker first went into business with his brother as two domestic window cleaners in 1988. The firm was named Tasker Brothers, and they sold it in 2003. In 2007 he founded Nationwide Window Cleaning, of which he is the chief executive. From a standing start its turnover grew to […]

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