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Don’t let a break spoil a break! Top tips for saving your family holiday…

You’ve dusted off the suitcases, bought the sun tan lotion and checked the passports. Then, disaster, you or one of the family goes and breaks a limb or needs a wound dressing that has to be kept dry. What about all those dreams of stress-free hours spent in the pool or sea? This isn’t what […]

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August 15, 2019

Our second visit to Buckingham Palace

Two members of our Bloccs team attended a reception at Buckingham Palace last week having won a second Queen’s Award for Enterprise – this time for International Trade. After first winning in the Innovation category in 2016 for the research, development and launch of our ground-breaking waterproof cast and dressing protectors, we received royal recognition once again with our global sales […]

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June 20, 2019

Look out for us at the American Orthopaedic Association meeting

The American Orthopaedic Association (AOA) will be holding its annual leadership meeting from 25-29 June in San Diego, California and we’ll be having a stand there. The AOA equips orthopaedic surgeons with the knowledge and skills they need to lead effectively in the ever-changing landscape of the health care environment. As an event that focuses on […]

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May 30, 2019

We’re going to the RCN congress

The Royal College of Nursing Congress is the most important event of its kind in the UK nursing calendar and we’re delighted to be exhibiting. Held in Liverpool from 19 – 23 May, it’s targeted at nursing staff who attend to learn, develop, debate and share good practice. Having just won our second Queen’s Award […]

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April 30, 2019

We’ve won a second Queen’s Award for Enterprise!

We are delighted to have won a second Queen’s Award for Enterprise – this time for International Trade. Having first won in the Innovation category in 2016 for the research, development and launch of our ground-breaking Bloccs’ waterproof cast and dressing protectors, we have now received royal recognition for our global sales. In the last three years, we have increased exports by 105% to countries […]

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April 23, 2019

Bloccs proves perfect for Brae

It was 9am on Christmas Day and eight-year-old Brae was excitedly trying out the soccer goals present he’d just been given when a ball hit his wrist and broke it. Describing the ambulance service that quickly took him to Manning Hospital in Taree, New South Wales, as ‘sensational’, Brae’s mum, Kristy, explains the family were […]

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February 12, 2019

Bloccs’ range exhibited at US Orthopaedic Trauma Association meeting

Two members of our Bloccs’ team, Hannah and Chris, have just returned from the Orthopaedic Trauma Association’s (OTA) annual meeting in Orlando, Florida. It’s the first time that we’ve exhibited our products in the USA and we were delighted with the interest being shown by OTA members, including orthopaedic trauma surgeons, who visited our stand. […]

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November 7, 2018

Family trip to Sri Lanka saved by Bloccs

When Eilidh broke her arm just a week before a family holiday to Sri Lanka, her father Ewan thought water sports would definitely be off the agenda. However, with the help of a Bloccs protector, the family soon realised that couldn’t be further from the truth. Check out our photos below to see Eilidh trying […]

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August 15, 2018

Thanking the NHS

To celebrate the NHS turning 70, we’re actively encouraging our customers to thank their hospital when they’ve received outstanding care. As a long-established, Queen’s Award-winning firm, we use our specialist expertise in watertight rubber dry suit seal production to make Bloccs’ waterproof protectors for casts and dressings. Now sold globally, the covers come in a […]

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July 5, 2018
 
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