A&R Services Receive ISO Accreditation

We are proud to announce that we are now ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 accredited with Forefront. Thanks to the hard work of our staff, our commitment to sustainability and modernised management processes, they have awarded us for meeting their high standards. So, what does this all mean? Our ISO 9001:2015 accreditation demonstrates our continual improvement in several principles, including …

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A&R Services Celebrate 12 Years of Business

A&R Services had humble beginnings, starting as an ironing business by Rayner Davies. Soon, her then-husband joined the business and became a fast-growing domestic cleaning business, providing many job opportunities in the local area. These days, A&R Services is recognised as a leading soft services company, providing quality commercial cleaning, security services and more across Wales and the South West …

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A&R Launch New App & Virtual Dashboard

The soft services industry moves quickly and to keep ahead of the curve, we have been investing in new technology. However, our dedication to technology has been based on the needs of our clients. Since the pandemic, the way we communicate has completely changed and our customers wanted to access important information easier. Now, we have made it possible for …

Welsh Family Business Day 2022

Welsh Family Business Day 2022

Family firms across Wales are the very heart of the nation and as a family firm ourselves, we are delighted to be taking part in Welsh Family Business Day 2022. Family firms come in all sizes and sectors with many having been around for hundreds of years, successfully passing from generation to generation.  Family firms can be found in the …

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A&R Services Secures Snowdonia National Park Cleaning Contract

After a competitive tender process, A&R Services have been awarded a major contract with Snowdonia National Park. Having built a reputation for providing industry-leading soft services for major companies such as Welsh Water and One Central Square, it is the innovative approach to their work that made A&R Services the right choice for Snowdonia National Park. Ashley Davies, Managing Director …

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Meet our Director – Dora

Recently appointed a Director, as part of the management buyout here at A&R Services, Dora has been part of the team for over eight years. Another new, but not so new face has been appointed to our Board of Directors at A&R Services.   The wonderful Dora started out as one of our Commercial Cleaners at Blue Arrow and was …

A&R Director, Chloe Stanford

Meet our Director – Chloe

Recently appointed a Director, Chloe has been part of the A&R Family for over seven years and has become a real success story for the company. Chloe is a very driven young talent who has been through a range of NVQ’s, and management training programmes, and accumulated extensive knowledge of our business and the soft services industry giving us a …

New Management Team at A&R Services

MBO at A&R Services sees co-founder and long-standing management take the reigns

Three directors, led by co-founder Ashley Davies, have completed the management buy-out of Bridgend-based A&R Services.  Ashley is joined by 25-year-old Chloe Stanford who first joined the company as an apprentice at the age of 18, and operations manager Dora Vasarhelyi. The deal was funded by the Development Bank of Wales with a loan and equity investment package from the …

A&R Services Feed Families

The Welsh Business Feeding Local Charities in Need This Christmas

Bridgend-based Soft Services provider A&R Services is aiming to feed over 100 families this Christmas with the launch of their ‘Feed Families’ Christmas appeal. Aimed at helping households in need across the whole of Wales, the ‘Feed Families’ campaign will provide a festive food hamper to those who need it most during the holiday season. With the help of local …

A&R Operations Manager Appointment

Operations Manager Appointed at A&R Services

A&R Services has appointed Dora Vasarhelyi as Operations Manager and head of its team of Commercial Managers. The Soft Services provider which provides cleaning services such as security, and washroom & facilities management across the UK has made another senior appointment to support the company’s continued growth. Starting her journey with A&R as a cleaner, Dora has been with the …