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Kerfoot welcomes the Olympic flame

Tomorrow the excitement of the 2012 Olympic Games comes to Yorkshire.  What an incredible opportunity for everyone to be part of our British history.

Standing proud everyone at The Kerfoot Group are hugely excited to welcome the Olympic Torch to Yorkshire.  Tomorrow, Tuesday 19 June the torch will be passing through Goole at 8.29am starting at Boothferry Road and, after a few diversions via other streets, it will join it’s convoy again at Rawcliffe Road.  Fortunately, for our

What an incredible ride!

Two years ago a group of eight cyclists from York covered an incredible 1012 miles from Lands End to John O’Groats in just 12 days & raised £23,000 for the charity ‘York Against Cancer’.  Between the 2 & 15 June this year, five of the original crew (Steve Loynes, David Mooney, Mike Nicholas, Iain Robertson & Patrick Shepherd) along with three new members (Tim Risk, Rex Parry & Rory Robertson) are attempting to cycle from John O’Groats to Lands End. 

Cycling from Northallerton to Paris

Thomas & Jennifer were at Northallerton Town Hall at 7am yesterday to wave off Tom Schofield, Hamish Marsden, Phillip Birch & Ian Duffus as they began their 600 mile journey to Paris on bicycles!  All from Yorkshire, their objective is to raise £5,000 for The Alzeihmer’s Society, the leading UK care and research charity for people with Alzeihmer’s disease and other dementias, their families and their carers.

They are cycling over 100 miles a day to be at the

Kerfoot Overseas LLP come to HQ

Since opening our subsidiary office in Chisinau, the capital of Moldova, 6 years ago Kerfoot Overseas LLP has gone from strength to strength.  Between the three employees over there, Christina Baciu, Aliona Mocanu and Victoria Ghetu, they focus on the Kerfoot Speciality Oils division.  Christina leads the Eastern European, Russian and Middle Eastern sales portfolio for the area while her two colleagues focus on the hugely important technical requirements, documentation and administration