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15th July 2017

Reece Innovation Design the Future at NWG Innovation Festival

Reece Innovation was proud to be a headline sponsor of the first Northumbrian Water Group (NWG) Innovation Festival. The ground-breaking event in Newcastle aimed to bring together the best innovative minds, using design ‘sprint’ thinking...

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15th May 2017

Reece Group Honoured by Lord Mayor’s Award for Community Work

Reece Group chairman, John Reece, and his wife Sue were delighted to receive a special award in recognition of the group’s contribution to life in the West End of Newcastle. The Lord Mayor’s Award is...

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18th October 2016

Partnership with Engineers Helps Grassroots Club Score with World’s Biggest Football Club

Real Madrid swapped the Bernabéu for Benwell when their coaches put young talent through their paces. Top coaching staff from the Spanish giants arrived on Monday for a week of masterclasses at Newcastle City Juniors....

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20th July 2016

Duchess of Northumberland Opens New World-Class Rowing Facilities on the Tyne

Reece Group are pleased to support the strong tradition of rowing on the Tyne through the sponsorship of new £1m facilities that aim to secure the next generation of talent. The Duchess of Northumberland officially...

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12th November 2015

Duchess of Northumberland Switches on the Armstrong Works Christmas Lights

Traditions of the past met the innovations of the future when the Duchess of Northumberland lit up the Christmas tree outside the Armstrong Works, upholding the site’s festive tradition. Recently reopened after a £20m investment by...

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18th May 2015


On 6th May, the Chairman of Reece Group, North East engineer and entrepreneur, John Reece, visited Buckingham Palace to receive his MBE, announced in the New Year Honours List. Awarded for services to engineering, manufacturing...

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30th July 2013


A car built by pupils at Broadway East Primary School in Gosforth has streaked into the top spot at the finals of the Primary Engineer Challenge held earlier this month, seeing off competition from over...

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24th April 2013


With less than six weeks to the north east finals of the Primary Engineer Challenge, competition is intensifying at two primary schools in Newcastle. Pearson Engineering, part of the Reece Group, is supporting two schools,...

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11th January 2013

Dr Alan Reece 1927-2012

Dr Alan Richard Reece, founder of the Reece Group and one of the most successful engineering entrepreneurs of his generation, has died on Tyneside at the age of 85. Recognised as an inspired mechanical designer...

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