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Stores Job Vacancy at KEW Bristol

We have a vacancy at our North Bristol Branch of KEW Electrical, for a Stores person. The ideal candidate needs be able to work under pressure carrying out tasks as necessary in a busy working environment.   Main duties...

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Aurora Smart Lighting Trade Event at Chandlers Ford

Meet Andrew MacDonald from Aurora Lighting when he joins Andrew and the team at KEW Chandlers Ford on the morning of 22 September. Find out how Aurora range can help with that next project or install, and how it can help your budget. Contact KEW...

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Canterbury – Aurora Smart Lighting Trade Event

Meet Aurora Lighting when they join Lee and the team at KEW Canterbury, Friday, 3 September. Find out how Aurora range can help with that next project or install, and how it can help your budget. Contact KEW Canterbury on 01227 791991. See you on...

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Maidstone BIG September Trade Day

Electrical contractors in Kent - KEW Maidstone will be hosting their BIG September trade event on the 8 September. Come along and meet nine suppliers under one roof, including Lumi Plugin, Ansell Lighting, CircPro, Megger, Ovia Lighting, Di-log,...

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Robus Event at KEW Canterbury

Robus Lighting will be joining Lee and the team at KEW Canterbury on the 18th August for a breakfast morning. Come along bright and early for some exciting products including the new Macau Flexi strip, and deals on the day. Find KEW...

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Lutron Event At KEW Poole

Join Lutron on Wednesday, 1st September when they join the team at KEW Poole demonstrating Lutron's RA2 range. There'll be food and drinks all round, meet Gary and the team and find out how the RA2 range can help those customers wanting a more...

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Mega Supplier Day at KEW Canterbury!

That time of the year is nearly upon us, when KEW Canterbury and the brilliant team there host a mega trade day for contractors in the area. Sixteen suppliers will be onsite showcasing the latest in electrical products and accessories. Maximise your...

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New Job Vacancy – Driver/Stores – Poole

Due to an internal move and promotion, we have a new job vacancy in our Poole Branch for Driver/Stores.   The ideal candidate must have a clean and valid driving licence and be able to work under pressure carrying out multi drop...

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Anniversary Supplier BBQ at KEW Bristol!

Join the team at KEW Bristol for an anniversary BBQ with Ansell, Marshall Tufflex and National Ventilation. All happening on Friday, 18th June. Get involved in our keeepie-uppie competition, win prizes and meet the KEW team. Great event if you're an...

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KEW Chichester Calibration Day

Join Tim and the team for a calibration day on 6th July at KEW Electrical Chichester. Great time to get those meters tested. For full details contact the branch on 01243...

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Lumi Plugin Event at KEW Bath

KEW Bath will be hosting a morning with Greg Speed from Lumi Plugin on Wednesday 16th June. Come along and find out how one space-saving design challenge inspired one of the world’s most innovative life-saving, energy-saving, and cost-saving...

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KEW Dover breakfast morning

Meet reps from National Ventilation, Ansell and Wiska at KEW Dover's Euro 2020 breakfast morning on Thursday 10th June. New products, great advice and prices. See you at KEW...

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Project EV trade event KEW Electrical Dover

Project EV will be on site at KEW Electrical Dover on Thursday, 17th August. Offering training with their demo van, come and have all EV charging questions answered. With Ed and the team from 8am until 4.30pm. Come and increase your knowledge, and...

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BIG Trade Day at KEW Rustington!

On the 18th June, Marc and the team at KEW Rustington will be hosting a big trade day, so if you're an electrical contractor in the area we hope to see you there. Meet suppliers from Wiska, National Ventilation and Ansell Lighting and see their...

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KEW Game of Two Halves – Part II

Part two of our 'Game of Two Halves' is on, and running at ALL 26 branches of KEW from 1st June to 11 July, alongside The UEFA Euros. Come in to your local KEW to get involved, spend £25 plus on products (**see sponsors in image). to predict the...

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Ball Skills Win Prizes at KEW!

Always felt your missed your calling as a professional footballer? Show us how it's done at any of our 26 KEW branches with our weekly keepie-uppies competition, running from 11th May to the 11th July 2021. Here's Ed, our Dover manager showing off...

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KEW Electrical Turns 25!

We're very proud to be celebrating our 25th anniversary this year for KEW. Started by Geoff Kerly, in his spare bedroom, back in February of 1996 this milestone will be remembered for a long time. To celebrate you'll find anniversary promotions...

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A Game of Two Halves – Part I

Want some exclusive KEW anniversary *merch?! It won't be around for long. From 11th to the 31st May, running across ALL 26 branches of KEW our 'Game of Two Halves' will be on. Spend just a minimum of £25 on products from Ansell, Aico, Marshall...

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KEW Devizes are Hiring!

KEW Electrical is an independent electrical wholesaler and as a customer focused company, KEW concentrate on giving its customers quality products, excellent service and after sales support. More information can be found on our website. We are...

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Goodbye to our friend Jason

It's with great sadness that we said goodbye to our dear friend and colleague Jason Chandler earlier this month. Jason passed away on the 13th February 2021. Known by many in the industry, Jason was hands-on, hardworking and a total petrol head, and...

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Eggcellent Easter Promo KEW Shaftesbury

Electrical contractors in and around Shaftesbury, we have an egg-cellent Easter promo kicking off at KEW Electrical in Shaftesbury on March 8th, running until 31st March. Promo runs across trade counter purchases and orders for delivery. The draw...

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Have your say and tell us what you think

We always want our customers to be happy and to receive the best possible customer service from our teams, so we’d love to hear your feedback. Having joined Psydro, a review platform this is now easier then ever. All reviews left, positive, or...

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Work Smarter with our Lutron RA2 Select Promo

Work smarter with KEW and the Lutron RA2 Select, and add voice and audio with our promotion, running for all account holders at any KEW Electrical branch, until the end of April 2021. Purchase qualifying products and you'll get a free Amazon Dot,...

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Orbix Screws Now Available at KEW

Designed for electricians by electricians to make electrical fixings easier and quicker than ever before, Orbix screws are now available over the trade counter at KEW branches in Kent (Maidstone, Dartford, Tunbridge Wells, Canterbury, Dover,...

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A Tribute to our friend Graham Hunt

It's with very sad hearts that we must announce, for those of you that aren't already aware, our friend and colleague Graham Hunt passed away on the 15th September 2020. Mark Ellis, KEW's Commercial Director, who first met Graham back in 1974,...

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MK Sentry In Stock At All KEW Branches

MK Sentry is in stock across the KEW network. Stylishly designed with curved lines and slim appearance, the unit will blend into any environment. Manufactured from Zintec steel and white in colour, the modern aesthetic means it won’t be out of...

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EV charging Solutions at your local KEW

Head over to your local KEW Electrical for a host of EV charging options. Whether you're an experienced EV charge point installer, or just entering this huge market, find out how we can help with a range of options for each of your clients. From...

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KEW 24 Hour Emergency Collection Service

If you're an electrical contractor or end user needing urgent electrical supplies for your critical project, use our 24 hour emergency collection service . Just call our central number 0300 303 1640, out of hours, and a member of staff will meet you...

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Valentine’s Offers at Tunbridge Wells & Canterbury

Enjoy a Valentine's gift for yourself or your Valentine, at KEW Tunbridge Wells or KEW Canterbury! Spend £100 at their respective trade counters to get a box of chocolates, when you spend with KEW Canterbury, and the choice of chocolates or...

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KEW Guildford Sponsored Footy Match

KEW Electrical in Guildford, headed up by Des Harle, were delighted to sponsor the Phyllis Tuckwell Hospice Care football match recently. It's always great to support our local communities, and such good fun. Thanks to everybody that came along on...

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Christmas Events at KEW Canterbury

The countdown to Christmas has started over at KEW in Canterbury! Loads of top suppliers coming up over the next few weeks, staff promotional days, and spend a minimum of £100 and you can pick a golden envelope for a prize. Contact Lee and the team...

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Festive Trade Events at KEW Maidstone

Join Darren and the team at KEW Electrical in Maidstone for some festive supplier events. Top products, on-the-day promotions and the George Foreman will be out ready to give you a bacon roll! Check out the dates below for mornings with Ansell...

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Thanet Christmas Countdown Begins!

Now the festivities can begin, and KEW Electrical in Thanet are kicking off December with a Christmas Countdown of supplier events and promotions! So, get that diary out and come join the team for a mince pie, the latest products from top suppliers,...

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Expand you EV knowledge with Schneider

Expand your knowledge and your portfolio, and join Bradley and the team at KEW Electrical in Newbury for an EV training session with Schneider Electric on Tuesday, 3rd December. A great opportunity to ask the experts, covering topics from...

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New Robus Connect at KEW Trowbridge

The new cloud based smart home system from ROBUS, ROBUS CONNECT, will transform the way you interact with the lighting in your home or office. By using WiFi or mobile data, you can fully control any light with the touch of a button. ROBUS CONNECT...

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The Rointe D Series – available at all KEW branches

Now available at all KEW Electrical branches, the Rointe D Series radiator stands out from the crowd, thanks to its advanced technology and high-quality aluminium body with exclusive curved design (front dissipation openings that favour natural air...

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Bristol breakfast morning with Rointe

Available from all KEW branches, the brilliant range from Rointe is a hit with KEW customers. If you've not tried Rointe yet, come along to KEW in Bristol for a breakfast morning with Matthew Jenkins. Matthew will be on hand to answer all your...

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eFIXX Live Feed is coming to Brighton

Are you an ambitious electrician, looking for new business opportunities, direct access to top suppliers and a chance to meet with your industry colleagues? The brand new Live Feed event from eFIXX is coming to Brighton. Be sure to join the KEW...

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Chippenham Breakfast Morning with Steinel

Join the KEW Chippenham team in-branch for a breakfast morning with Steinel, the specialist in sensor systems, sensor-switched lighting and heat tools. So if you're a contractor in the area come along on the 20th September and find out from the...

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Tunbridge Wells Branch Opening!

The doors of the latest KEW branch will open on Monday, 16th September in Tunbridge Wells, Kent. The 28th addition to our network of branches. Since collecting the keys, Scott Chapman (Scott.Chapman@kewelectrical.co.uk) and his team have been...

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Quikreel Now In Stock at KEW branches!

Quikreel is designed on the principle of a spinning top, allowing the user to easily load and draw cable from the reel. This enables the reel to rotate on it's own axis, whilst remaining stationary. Find out more about Quikreel from Patrick...

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KEW Golf Day raises £2000 for charity

The sun shone on KEW and it's customers this week when we spent a great day golfing, all in aid of a great cause close to our hearts - Canine Partners. We tee'd off at Salisbury and South Wilts Golf Club, a fantastic venue, with suppliers and...

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Weymouth Trade Day & Makita Raffle

If you're an electrical contractor in the Weymouth area, be sure to add the 12th July to your calendar! KEW Electrical, Weymouth branch will be hosting a trade day. Meet suppliers including Termination Technology, LED Robus and Fire Angel. Enjoy...

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Bristol Opening Day with 21 Suppliers!

Our new Bristol branch will be hosting a Grand Open Day (and evening) on Thursday, 13th June from 1pm. Come along to KEW Bristol and meet Steve Hoyle and the team, and 21 top suppliers, all in one place. Get yourself lunch and find out how our...

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Billingshurst Supplier & Calibration Day

The team at KEW Billingshurst will have Di-Log with them for their trade and calibration day on the 12th June. No need to book ahead, just come along on the day, from 7.30am onwards. Also joining Billingshurst branch is Wylex and Click Scolmore....

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KEW Scores a Hat Trick of Awards

On the 9 May, electrical industry leaders joined in celebration for the 6th iteration of the Electrical Wholesaler Awards at the Tower Hotel, London. The event, organised by Datateam Business Media, publisher of Electrical Wholesaler Magazine,...

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What’s Happening at KEW Maidstone in May

Maidstone have got a lot going on for contractors in the Kent area throughout May. Not only will every Friday be a pie day, there will be four top suppliers offering product advice, answering questions, and helping contractors make sure that next...

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Easter offers at KEW in Canterbury

If you're an electrical contractor in the Canterbury area, pop along to KEW and take advantage of their Easter offer, running from the 15th to the 18th April. Only while stocks last. Contact the team on 01227 791991 or visit their webpage...

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Weymouth Scruffs Breakfast Morning

Join the team at KEW Electrical in Weymouth on Tuesday the 9th April when they'll be hosting a breakfast morning with Scruffs workwear. Come and see the latest range of clothing and boots to keep you warm and protected out on site, and enjoy...

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KEW Electrical Bristol branch is now open!

Our brand new branch is now open in Bristol! Thanks to the hard work of Liam Mitchell, branch manager and his team, the doors are open and the shelves are stocked. An official open day will be held soon, with the latest products from top brands....

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Free Easter Eggs at KEW Electrical in Maidstone

Easter isn't far away - head for KEW Electrical in Maidstone and you'll get a free Easter Egg when you spend £100 plus between the 15th and 18th April. It's as easy and delicious as that! While stocks last, so don't hang about. Contact KEW...

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Spend on Hager boards to win!

Need to buy Hager boards? Get them, from KEW Electrical in Maidstone between the 6th March and 18th April, and you'll be entered in to their prize Easter raffle draw! Get in touch with the branch on 01622 685148 or click here. Find other KEW...

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Wylex Breakfast morning at KEW Thanet

Join the team at KEW Electrical in Thanet for a breakfast morning with Wylex. Come along for all the latest products from Wylex, technical advice and demonstrations. Contact the team...

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Get the Rointe range at KEW Trowbridge

The team at KEW Electrical in Trowbridge are very pleased to now stock Rointe's brilliant range of products. Backed by 30 years of experience and success, Rointe believe that everyone needs efficient and affordable heating. Designed with the...

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Midsomer Norton Calibration Day

The team at KEW Electrical in Midsomer Norton are holding a calibration day on Tuesday, 12th March. The brilliant Di-Log will also be on site to answer all your questions and show you their latest range of products. Contact the team for more details...

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Chippenham Breakfast morning with Timeguard

Come along to KEW Electrical in Chippenham on Friday, 8th February, and meet Timeguard between 8am and 12pm. There'll be breakfast for you too as well as Timeguard's latest products to help you with that next installation. Contact the team for more...

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Dover Calibration Day

Join KEW Electrical in Dover for an on-site calibration day on the 4th February. Contact the team for further details and to get booked in - 01304...

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Celebrate Shrove Tuesday with KEW Chandlers Ford

If you love pancakes as much as we do, pop along to KEW Electrical in Chandlers Ford on the 5th March and celebrate Shrove Tuesday with us. Enjoy free pancakes and see all the latest products from top suppliers. Chat with the team and find out how...

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Meet the team on National Pie Day

KEW Electrical in Haywards Heath will be celebrating National Pie Day on the 23rd January. Pop along and meet the team, find out how they can help you with that next installation, and enjoy a pie on us! For directions to KEW Electrical, Haywards...

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Canterbury now stockists of Rointe

The team at KEW Electrical in Canterbury are very pleased to now stock Rointe's brilliant range of products. Backed by 30 years of experience and success, Rointe believe that everyone needs efficient and affordable heating. Designed with the...

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‘Ladies’ Day raises smiles at Maidstone

Well done to the brilliant team over at KEW Electrical Maidstone who've been extra busy hosting their very own 'ladies' day! It wasn't just an excuse to show their feminine side though, the event that took place on Friday the 14th December was all...

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Christmas Jumper Day at KEW

Massive thanks to everybody that got involved in Christmas Jumper Day on Friday, staff and customers! Always fun seeing the directors and local contractors in their best festive knits, but more importantly more money was raised for Save The...

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Maidstone’s 12 days of Christmas

Instead of a partridge in a pear tree, KEW Electrical in Maidstone are bringing you the 12 days of Christmas in their very own way - with top suppliers, great products and more! Join them from the 6th December when they kick-off with a breakfast...

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Darts means prizes at KEW Electrical

If you're an electrical contractor in the Haywards Heath area, pop along to KEW Electrical and win yourself something nice for Christmas, just by throwing some darts. From fuseboards to prosecco, get three darts when you spend at the Haywards Heath...

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Supplier Christmas Events with Canterbury

Kicking off on the 10th December, the team at KEW Canterbury have a packed run up to Christmas with lots of supplier trade events if you're an electrical contractor in the area, prizes and festive fun! First up at Canterbury trade counter with...

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Dover branch Christmas events

Diaries out for a December full of supplier trade events, fun and prizes at KEW Electrical in Dover. Kicking off on the 3rd December with the first of over a dozen breakfast mornings, starting with Tony from National Ventilation. The team will...

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Timeguard breakfast morning

KEW Electrical in Lymington will be joined by Ed from Timeguard, on Thursday the 29th of November. If you're an electrical contractor in the area, come along for on-the-day discounts and special offers, and see the latest products Timeguard has to...

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Channel Safety Pie Morning

Gary Tomlin from Channel Lighting & Safety Systems will be with our Maidstone branch for a pie morning on the 29th November. Add the date to your diary and come along for all the latest products from fire safety to emergency lighting, and...

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Prizes to be won at Maidstone’s raffle

The KEW Maidstone raffle is on! Not only could you win some great prizes from some top suppliers and manufacturers, just before Christmas, all of the proceeds raised from the raffle will go to the brilliant Kent Autistic Trust, a local charity...

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Eaton Rewards at KEW Electrical

Claim your Eaton reward from KEW Electrical, Canterbury branch when you purchase an Eaton Exel Fusegear or Memshield 3 distribution board.  Find out more at the trade...

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Breakfast is on KEW Electrical Cirencester

Spend £50 or more with KEW Electrical, Cirencester branch, and from now on you'll get a sausage or bacon bap to-boot! It's been a great start for the latest KEW branch so the team just want to say thank for all the support they're getting and...

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Support Rob on his Gherkin Challenge!

KEW Electrical Maidstone branch are supporting Rob, one of their drivers, and his partner Rebecca raise money for the NSPCC, when they run up one of London's tallest landmarks, The Gherkin. Please support him too, and help him raise lots of...

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Maidstone Winners!

If you didn't make it our Maidstone team's Mega Trade Day recently, you missed out! Not only did the team have ten top suppliers (see below) there were also some great prizes to be had on the day, which means very happy customers! So, keep an eye...

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KEW Catalogue out now!

The brand new KEW Electrical catalogue is out now! In fact we've got two for you. Packed full of top brands and the latest products for your next electrical install. Visit any of our 25 trade counters for your copies or just give one of the team a...

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KEW Cirencester trade counter is open!

Very proud to announce that the doors are open at our brand new branch in Cirencester. This is our 25th branch to join the KEW family, and our second in Gloucestershire, with the opening of our Gloucester branch last year. Headed up by Daren...

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Breakfast, Ansell & Click Scolmore

Our team at KEW Electrical, Chichester branch are looking forward to their upcoming breakfast morning with Click Scolmore and Ansell Lighting. Join them on the 19th September for special offers and breakfast, on...

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Local support from KEW’s Lymington team

We couldn't be more proud of the team at KEW Electrical Lymington. They've been channelling their inner Mary Berry and baking their socks off for local charity, Oakhaven Hospice, whose vital work in the community is close to their hearts. A total...

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KEW Apprentice is a winner!

We're delighted to let all of our customers know that we have an award-winning apprentice working for KEW Electrical! And we couldn't be more proud. Jack Marriott started his NVQ with KEW Electrical Brighton back in September 2017. He's studying...

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KEW Maidstone St George’s Day

KEW Electrical, Maidstone branch will be celebrating St George's Day on the 23rd April with food and refreshments for our customers. So, if you're an electrical contractor in the Kent area, come by and grab yourself some breakfast - on...

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KEW Electrical opens for business in Bath

Calling all electricians in the Bath area, our new KEW Bath branch is officially open. Headed up by Dan Williams, a local of Bath for many years. Follow us on social media and keep an eye on the website for upcoming events and news. Read more...

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KEW Lymington Home Automation Event

KEW Lymington are hosting their very own home automation event. With the subject of 'smart homes' on the increase every week, and more and more electrical contractors focusing on home automation. Join the team and top brand suppliers all under one...

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Win yourself an Amazon Echo at KEW Midsomer Norton

Buy any Ansell product from KEW Electrical,  Midsomer Norton branch in March and you could win yourself an Amazon Echo. We'll be making the draw at the end of the month. For news of other KEW branch events, offers and promotions, follow us on...

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Weymouth Easter Prize Draw & Tombola

Pop along to KEW Weymouth and you could win some great prizes throughout March! Just spend a minimum of £150 plus VAT at the counter, and you'll be entered in to our prize draw to win some Love2Shop vouchers, on us.  We'll be announcing the...

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Illuma Lighting breakfast morning

Come along to our Shaftesbury branch breakfast morning on the the 23rd February, and meet Illuma Lighting, part of a £30m+ UK specialist lighting group, established in 1945, with over 150 employees in the UK, Illuma serves the domestic and export...

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Lymington Bake Off

Pop in to KEW Lymington and buy some of our delicious cakes. You'll be helping the team support local charity - Oakhaven Hospice Trust, who do some truly amazing work in the area. We've already raised nearly £100, but must keep going. Scott has...

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Pie Day with Danlers

Get down to KEW Maidstone on 21st February and meet Charlotte from Danlers. See all their latest lighting controls & HVAC controls products, ask questions, and enjoy a...

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Haywards Heath Valentine’s gifts, on us!

Spend £50 or more, on products at our Haywards Heath trade counter on Valentine's Day, and we'll give you free chocolates and wine. Just don't say they came from us! Offer valid on 14th February 2018 only. One per...

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The pancakes are on us!

Pop along to our Canterbury trade counter on 13th February - Shrove Tuesday, and there'll be free pancakes on us. Join us between 8am and 1pm, otherwise they'll be...

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Maidstone Valentines Raffle

Win yourself an entry in to our Maidstone Valentine's raffle, when you buy any Marshall Tufflex product, and you could win £75 worth of restaurant vouchers. You've got to be in it to win...

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