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HRH The Princess Royal opens Newport High School

Clarkebond were key members of the team for Newport City Council responsible for the redevelopment of Newport High School. The school opened in November 2009 and on the 25th February 2010 was officially opened by Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal.

Grand Western Canal Boat Lift Competition

Supported by Clarkebond, Grand Western Canal Trust has launched a boat lift competition, aimed at student and graduate engineers. The competition is part of the future restoration of the 180 year old waterway in Somerset, the first of its kind to use vertical boat lifts raising boats from the Somerset levels to its summit in mid-Devon