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Mallorca challenge for MacDonald Oates’ cycle team

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The Mac Oates sponsored cycle team has had a great few days in Mallorca. They have just returned from a four day trip where they rode over 230 miles and climbed over 14,000 feet, taking on some of the epic climbs on the island.   Regular weekly rides are organised during the spring and summer each Thursday from our Petersfield office and so do get in touch if you want to join us for a more sedate ride around the…

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Success at the Great South Run!

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Three members of staff from MacDonald Oates; Robert Sawers, Daniel Drummond and Linda Wilson, successfully completed the Great South Run of 10 miles on Sunday in support of our charity of the year, the Sussex Snowdrop Trust. Linda commented, “It was a pleasure to take part in the event for such a good cause. We were lucky with the weather and the crowds were a great support! Thank you to all those who sponsored us.” The Sussex Snowdrop Trust is a charity…

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Celebrating 10 years of the PUADS bike ride!

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Petersfield witnessed the 10th Petersfield Ups and Downs (PUADS) bike ride on Sunday, despite the wet weather! Riders of all ages bravely turned out to complete the various courses, whether it was 50 miles or the 5 mile family bike ride. We are enthusiastic sponsors of PUADS and members of our staff took part as we have quite a few keen cyclists. Linda Wilson, who completed the 5 mile bike ride with her family, commented, “I was pleased we did…

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A successful summer outing!

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Last Friday we were lucky enough to have our Firm outing at one of Goodwood’s Three Friday Nights. It was organised by our Culture Team, which organises our social events and encourages the positive culture at the Firm. The evening involved racing followed by music and dancing and it was a great evening with something for everyone!          

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Landlord Seminar with Williams of Petersfield

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We are pleased to announce that we will be presenting at Williams of Petersfield’s free Landlord seminar on Tuesday 15 September at 6.30pm. It will be held at the Folly Upstairs, 12 College Street, Petersfield, Gu31 4AD. We will be discussing some of the important changes to lettings legislation which may affect Landlords and their property. If you would like to attend please confirm your attendance to lettings@williamsofpetersfield.co.uk. Please see here for the invite – Invite to Landlord seminar    …

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PUAD 2015 a great success!

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Almost 500 riders turned out on Sunday 12th July 2015, despite the dreary weather, to take part in the Petersfield Ups and Downs bicycle ride which the Firm sponsors. The weather did not dampen their spirits, with courses designed for families and those looking for more of a challenge! Linda Wilson, Head of our Employment Department, who took part with her family said, “It was great to see so many people of all ages coming together for an event such as this….

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Firm sponsors Cream Tea event with R.A.B.I

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The Hampshire branch of the Royal Agricultural Benevolent Institution (R.A.B.I) held a Cream Tea on Monday 6th July, in glorious sunshine. Around 100 visitors enjoyed a tour of the 24-acre site, which is dedicated to growing English lavender in the heart of the Hampshire countryside. Guests enjoyed a farm tour kindly hosted by Tim and Simon Butler and followed by a delicious cream tea, with homemade cakes and scones freshly baked by members of the R.A.B.I committee. Sally Field, R.A.B.I…

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Commercial Team hosts free Festive Bitesize Seminar

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Festive Bitesize Seminar: What not to do on Facebook!   The Commercial Team at MacDonald Oates would like to invite you to join us for our free Festive Bitesize Seminar where we will provide you with an overview on: Social  media and issues in the workplace Update on changes in employment law  When: Monday 2nd December 2013 at 3.30pm to 5.30pm Where: The Rose Room in the Festival Hall, Heath Road, Petersfield, Hampshire, GU31 4EA Since it’s a Festive Bitesize Seminar, it would not be…

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Feedback from our Seminars

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We are pleased that we receive excellent feedback for our seminars, and here are a few comments from those who have attended our events.   “Excellent … brilliant venue, very friendly environment”   “Very good seminar – thanks. Really appreciated your rapid but thorough march through the material”   “I much enjoyed the session and congratulate you on the excellent presentation”   “I found your talk very engaging and I learned a lot …. I get the feeling you understand the…

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