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On November 12th 2020, another of our ex-colleagues, Graham, passed away. A private funeral has been arranged. Graham started his apprenticeshp ...
It is with sadness we have to announce the demise of this fine old gentleman. Lionel passed away on Saturday ...
Programme of events 2020 (Revised)
Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, it is with regret that the 2020 Annual Reunion in August has had to be ...
B & W & Colour photographs - a call to arms!
500 ton Vertical Hydraulic Press, for shipment to Poland, O/No. V89590, c.1975
for Norton Abrasives Ltd, Welwyn Garden City, c.1975
1600 ton Horizontal Extrusion Press, O/No. E86070, c.1974
for Gotaverken Byggaluminium, Sweden SA, c.1974
16MN Horizontal Extrusion Press, O/No. E87450, c.1974
for Ashley Aluminium, Winsford, Cheshire, c.1977
8" Toggle Triple-Compression Baler, O/No. 62460, c.1962
This order was for two baling machines, each machine was equipped with a weighing hopper. Click on a photograph to enlarge ...
'Fielding' 5 BHP Gas Engine, c.1913
Serial No. 5118
1500 ton Forging Press at IFA Precision Forge, Sheffield, Part 3
60 years on and still going strong!
It is with sadness we have to make known that Pete passed away on Friday 12th June 2020. He was ...
A film made to commemorate the centenary of the company in 1966
Sadly, we have to record that Keith passed away on the 20th April 2020, at the age of 85. A ...
TERENCE OWEN DIX
Known affectionally asTerry by all his colleagues at F & P. It is with sadness that we report that Terry ...
Graham started his apprenticeship in 1953
On Saturday morning, 7th March 2020, a reunion for former F&P employees took place. This was in the form of ...
IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT. Sadly,Mike passed away on December 29th 2019 at the age of 84. BUT, due to the sad demise of Mike’s ...
Fielding & Platt Football Team
Click on the photograph to enlarge the image. What memories does this photo bring back? Perhaps you played in this side ...
PETER L SIMPSON 1942-2019
An epitaph compiled by Simon Marshall of the Severn Valley Railway. Grateful thanks to Simon for giving his permission for ...
REUNION of ex F & P colleagues and their partners 5th October 2019
Once again the venue was Hardwicke Village Hall. Just over 60 attended. Ollie Taylor opened the proceedings by welcoming everyone ...
Updated Fielding & Platt pension scheme details
The Fielding’s (Redman Heenan Group) Pension scheme was run by a company by the name of St.Modwen and is currently ...
Roy passed away peacefully on the 20th August 2019 at the age of 82. Whilst at F & P, he ...
My father, Bill Hoult, worked at Fielding & Platt from approximately 1940 until he was made redundant in around 1986. ...
Fielding’s Apprentices’ Association badge
Assuming no one upgraded this badge, in 1956 I designed and signed off on the final badge embroidered by Golden...
A great picture ! I am Ray Cayless (5th from the left with dark hair and moustache). I don't remember...
Redman Series 6, Mk 1 & Mk 2 Bumper Bar Forming Machines, under construction in the new fitting shop, O/No. W84750 & W86250, c.1974
Hi John, it's been a while, like 47 years! I will always be grateful for doing my apprenticeship at Redmans...
Redman, Series 6, Mk2, Bumper Bar Forming Machine, fitted with ‘dummy’ tooling, O/No. W81760, c.1972
I did my apprenticeship with Redman in Worcester and was eventually their Hydraulic Engineer. I was actively involved in the...
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