Back to University

At the beginning of February AshdownAV began work as the Audio Visual maintenance contractor for Brighton University. This is a significant role for the Company and we are delighted to be working on the five sites across East Sussex and Brighton and Hove. Due to the scale of this piece of work we have increased Continue Reading

Its behind you!

Our strong focus on the family based business aspect of our business means that once a year all of our staff team and their families are invited to attend a local Pantomine. This year over 30 of us watched Snow White & The Seven Dwarfs at the Devonshire Park Theatre and then a similar number Continue Reading

A fabulous job

Our order book is full of projects that have taken time to come to fruition, one of these is the new Church building in Eastbourne for Gateway Church. Today they have announced on twitter that they are open which is exciting news. Although the Church has been active on the same site for many years, Continue Reading

Some new openings

This month (February) we have been privileged to witness the opening of 3 redeveloped public sector buildings in which we have played a critical part. In East Sussex, Sussex Police has opened facilities in Hastings and Lewes and in West Sussex Adur and Worthing Councils have opened their new Council facility in Shoreham. It is Continue Reading

A busy Summer

The last few months have been some of the busiest in the Company’s history, so far. We are continuing to work on large projects in Cuckfield, Eastbourne, Lewes and across Surrey and have completed a number of large projects including at Westminster Abbey, Plumpton College and for Everyday Church Wimbledon. These projects include working in Education, Police forces and Continue Reading

Televic Education – AVIDANET Live

We are proud to announce that Ashdown AV has become the second UK distributor for Televic Education, offering the Avidanet Live products for use in Classrooms and Language Laboratories. Several of our existing clients already use the Avidanet Live system and we are keen to build on this successful partnership. This photograph shows Peter Roe Continue Reading

Control 4

There are several systems available in the UK to help residents to integrate lighting, music and video systems as well as climate control and security products. One of the better known of these systems is called Control 4 and we have just become a Control 4 integrator to provide even more choice to our clients. According to Continue Reading

International Deafblind Conference

This weekend our engineers are in Romania fitting Audio Frequency Induction Loop Systems (AFILS) for the 16th Deafblind International World Conference. We are proud to have been chosen to install the loops for this prestigious event and hope that all of the delegates have a great week. One of our engineers will be on site all Continue Reading

New Products

In the last few weeks we have been meeting with suppliers of products that are new to our team. All of the discussions are at different stages and we are now embarking on learning about them and in some cases signing formal agreements to be able to supply them to our clients. Some relate to Continue Reading

Oranges and Lemons

The well known nursery rhyme mentions several churches in the City of London and one of them, St Clement Danes, holds an annual service to commemorate it. The children from the local Primary School attend a special service and at the end the fruit is given out. The service is held on the third Thursday in March, which Continue Reading