28 Sep 2021
Social housing provider Stonewater has been nationally recognised for its achievements in promoting inclusivity and diversity across the business.
21 Sep 2021
Specialist housing provider Stonewater has announced the appointment of Nicola Lambe, former Chief Executive at Ashiana Sheffield, as its Head of Domestic Abuse Support.
15 Sep 2021
The appointment of Michael Gove, as Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government is welcomed by leading housing provider Stonewater, particularly in relation to his additional responsibility for levelling up and progressing the Government’s agenda.
10 Sep 2021
Stonewater has pledged its support for Gas Safety Week (13 – 19 September 2021) and will be helping to raise awareness about the importance of gas safety.
07 Sep 2021
The shortlist for the inaugural George Blunden Public Art Prize has been announced by Stonewater today (7 September).
06 Sep 2021
Leading housing provider, Stonewater, has successfully issued a £250m sustainability bond that will support its plans to deliver 6,250 homes by March 2024.
02 Sep 2021
A new refuge in Bedford is providing a safe haven for women and their children, fleeing domestic abuse.
01 Sep 2021
Two large social housing providers, Stonewater and Guinness, have once again been announced today (1 September) as one of the largest long-term strategic partners with Homes England.
26 Aug 2021
Housebuilding at the landmark development Nursery Gardens in Exeter has stormed ahead with the first two homes completed and another 18 homes set to complete by the end of 2021.
25 Aug 2021
The Covid-19 pandemic has highlighted deep-seated poverties across the globe. From dramatic falls in employment to increased food insecurity, the past 18 months have not only emphasised existing inequalities but have created wider poverties which touch us in new ways.
24 Aug 2021
20 Aug 2021
Due to the high number of submissions for its inaugural George Blunden Public Art Prize, Stonewater has announced it is extending the first judging round of the competition until early September.
10 Aug 2021
Stonewater has become one of the first housing providers to transform its data management processes as part of a holistic solution to improve how data is managed, handled and stored across the organisation.
06 Aug 2021
Residents are starting to move in at a new development of much-needed affordable homes in Chard.
27 Jul 2021
Two formerly homeless veterans have been offered full-time employment following the successful completion of a community build scheme in Leominster.
21 Jul 2021
Housing providers, councils, police forces, fire services and community groups from all across the country have reported a significant increase in anti-social behaviour (ASB) during the various national lockdowns during the pandemic.
21 Jul 2021
A new development of high-quality affordable homes has been completed on the site of a former primary school in Yeovil.
16 Jul 2021
Leading social housing provider, Stonewater, is taking a “cautious” approach to the lifting of Government Covid restrictions next week amid concern over rising transmission and infection rates.
13 Jul 2021
Work has started on a new £10.75 million development of much-needed affordable, energy efficient homes in West Sussex.
09 Jul 2021
Stonewater, one of the country’s leading social housing providers, has strengthened its presence in the Midlands as part of the organisation’s continued expansion.
06 Jul 2021
"Stonewater welcomes the Government’s Building Safety Bill, published today, particularly in respect of the customer voice and the creation of a new Building Safety Regulator.
06 Jul 2021
A leading housing provider has completed the purchase of land for a new £13 million development in a Herefordshire village to kick off this week’s national annual celebration of rural housing.
05 Jul 2021
Stonewater remains committed to leading the way in rural housebuilding but for this year’s Rural Housing Week, Stonewater’s Executive Director for Development, Jonathan Layzell, is highlighting why the need for more affordable homes in rural communities is greater than ever.
30 Jun 2021
A development of affordable homes in Newhaven has created employment opportunities for three students from Sussex College.
18 Jun 2021
We are delighted to announce that our recent work with Becg on our ‘A Safe Place’ project has been shortlisted in three categories for this years the UK Content Awards; Not-for-profit charity campaign of the year, integrated content campaign of the year and social media content campaign of the year.
17 Jun 2021
Stonewater has set out further details of its plans to install low-carbon heating and cut carbon emissions across thousands of its homes.
14 Jun 2021
The appointment of Peter Denton as the new chief executive of Homes England is ‘a brilliant boost to the housing sector’, says key Homes England partner Stonewater.
12 Jun 2021
Stonewater is delighted that former Board Chair, George Blunden, has received a British Empire Medal (BEM) in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list.
27 May 2021
Cookridge House is a stunning development of desperately needed affordable homes, in a unique setting adjacent to Ireland Woods, overlooking Horsforth.
26 May 2021
Leading housing provider Stonewater has been named for the third consecutive year as one of this year’s Top 25 housing associations to work for.
21 May 2021
Stonewater is set to become a front-runner in the social housing sector with the announcement of a permanent move to hybrid working for colleagues following the outstanding success of homeworking during the COVID-19 pandemic.
18 May 2021
11 May 2021
Responding to the Queen’s Speech, Nicholas Harris, Chief Executive at Stonewater, said:
30 Apr 2021
Quotes attributed to Guy Stenson, Director of Operations at Stonewater:
26 Apr 2021
Stonewater has secured £100m in new funding following a restructure to maximise capacity to deliver its planned 6,000 affordable homes over the next 4 years.
20 Apr 2021
Stonewater, one of the country’s leading social housing providers, has signed a three-year contract with Taking Care, part of AXA Health, to give customers and their families peace of mind around the clock.
14 Apr 2021
A social housing provider is partnering with a local modular buildings manufacturer to provide new, sustainable and affordable homes in Peacehaven, East Sussex.
14 Apr 2021
Stonewater’s Customer Scrutiny Panel Vice-Chair Steve Bladen and former Chair John Allen have been chosen to represent the views of social housing tenants around the country as members of the Housing Ombudsman’s Resident Panel.
12 Apr 2021
Leading housing provider Stonewater has signed a repairs and maintenance contract worth £1.75m per year, with property services company Ian Williams.
07 Apr 2021
A leading housing provider is taking a fresh approach to customer engagement by
establishing a new role that will create more opportunities for the organisation to put the customer voice at the forefront of its services.
31 Mar 2021
The Regulator of Social Housing has reaffirmed Stonewater as having the top levels of governance and financial management.
30 Mar 2021
Jonathan Layzell, Stonewater’s Executive Director for Development, debates the need for long-term investment in affordable homes so the UK can ‘Build Back Better’.
26 Mar 2021
A housing association has provided funding to a local school to purchase acoustic baffles to improve the quality of sound in the school’s hall for students more sensitive to noise.
25 Mar 2021
Leading social housing provider Stonewater has been named one of the top organisations for workplace learning in the world.
16 Mar 2021
A leading housing provider is one of the first housing organisations to successfully integrate two of its cornerstone software systems to improve how it manages and handles development data.
15 Mar 2021
Training for a pilot of a new hybrid modular eco build system, bringing four affordable homes to Chard, has started today (15th March).
04 Mar 2021
The latest budget is a great opportunity in helping the country get back on its feet as we emerge from the pandemic over the coming months. Stonewater is well placed to help the sector play a vital role in rebuilding and levelling up Britain’s economy, says our Chief Executive, Nicholas Harris.
23 Feb 2021
Our development in Leominster, Noden's Mews has been featured by Inside Housing as 'Development of the Month.'
17 Feb 2021
Work has started on a development of new affordable homes on the site of the picturesque heritage site at Blandford Brewery in Dorset.
17 Feb 2021
Sue Shirt, executive director of Customer Experience at Stonewater, explains why ending fuel poverty in the UK can only be achieved by tackling the root causes of poverty and improving the energy efficiency of homes