Thoughts and updates about a variety of Tembe related subjects.

Time to Change

Adhesives & sealants are used to make almost everything. They’re the binding forces that allow things to become much more than just a collection of parts. They’re great enablers for building a sustainable future. But each year in the UK construction and DIY sector alone, packaging from millions of waste single use plastic cartridges ends […]

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NBG Member Becomes The Latest ECO-PAC Stockist

Congratulations to Julie Chandler from Builders Merchant, Chandlers Material Supplies in Chelmsford. Julie secured a free Hippo PRO3 ECO-PAC merchandising display including all the stock to fill it and a built in product demo TV screen. The prize was given as part of a special promotion at the recent NBG conference held in Glasgow and […]


Giant Cheque Presentation to Children with Cancer

Yesterday Tembé Managing Director Guy Malam and Lee Gilmore, Manager at Travis Perkins in Paddington both ran past Great Ormond Street in London and stopped running long enough to present Children with Cancer UK with a giant cheque. The hard earned cash was raised in part by their fantastic efforts completing this years London Marathon. […]


Alsford Peddlers Cycle Team Take on France

It’s never easy to convince others that men wearing lycra is a good look but when you’ve got the HIPPO and FILLTITE logos on your gear it definitely helps. Last weekend Tembé Sales Director Kevin Heath joined forces with Alsford Timber to form the Alsford Peddlers cycle team. Over 3 days they successfully covered 510 […]


Running Man

Best wishes to Kevin Heath this weekend when he competes in a full marathon at Bournemouth’s festival of running on Sunday. Running to support our 2016 charity Children with Cancer he picks up the baton from Managing Director Guy Malam who earlier this year ran the London Marathon. Coupled with sales contributions made from special promotional […]


Hippo Keeps Harrogate Railway Clean!

Hippo is a proud sponsor of Harrogate Railway Football Club. Railway play in Division One North of the Evo-Stik league. THE club was formed in 1935 by workers at the Starbeck LNER (London & North Eastern Railway) depot and played in the Harrogate League. They progressed successfully and in 1946 won the British Railways National Cup Final. […]


Up, Up And Away

Guy & Kev Are Running The London Marathon Virgin Money London Marathon, 24th April 2016 in aid of Children with Cancer UK Up, up and (they’re) away! More than 1,000 superheroes will be donning capes, headbands and trainers to take part in the 2016 Virgin Money London Marathon. Guy Malam and Kevin Heath from Tembé are […]

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Tembe Celebrates 10th Birthday

On Wednesday last week as part of our 10th anniversary celebrations the team got together for a Chinese Banquet and a few well earned drinks. Because Tembé was first established in 2004 it makes this year our 10th anniversary. We’re proud to share our name with Tembe Elephant Park, a 300 square kilometre reserve located in […]

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Kev Helps Raise Over £100,000 For Charity

Tembe’s version of Bradley Wiggins got his bike out last weekend to help raise money on behalf of the Force Cancer Charities.  Accompanied by Ian Gillard from Toupret and 1,500 keen cyclists they rode a 100km route through the hills of Devon finishing in a very respectable 3 hours and 40 minutes. Tour de France […]


Shooting For Charity With The Rainy Day Trust

 As we’ve mentioned before Tembe enjoy supporting the Rainy Day Trust. Who carry out wonderful work for people within our industry who have fallen on difficult times. At the start of July it’s time for the annual charity clay pigeon shoot managed by Micheal Dark and his fantastic team. We always enjoy a wonderful day […]