A week spent training and learning

Once every three months we bring together the entire team of Ashdown AV with the intention of providing CPD and team building. This is important as some of our engineers do not spend more than an hour or two in the office each week, particularly when we are busy. On Monday we spent time refreshing Continue Reading

An excellent job well done

We are always thrilled when we get an email thanking us for our hard work, this message came from Peter Tomsett at St Thomas a Becket Church in a nearby village called Framfield. “Very many thanks indeed for the excellent job your colleagues made of installing the new screen in the church yesterday. May I also Continue Reading

18 Montrose opening soon

This week a large part of our installation team have been up in the Kings Cross area of central London installing over 130 screens for the store’s design team who are working hard to ensure that the new 18Montrose store opens on time and provides customers with a high tech environment in which to shop. Continue Reading

Beauty and the Bose

Over the last two weeks we have been involved in a couple of demonstrations of Bose speakers for churches in the Eastbourne area of Sussex. The first was in a tiny village between Lewes and Eastbourne. The interior of the Church is really gorgeous and the vicar and his colleagues were thrilled with the sound Continue Reading

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