Charity News

Beatsons Raises Money for CHAS

Beatson’s Building Supplies are pleased to announce that, to date we have raised £8541.41 for our main charity partner CHAS, The Children’s Hospices Across Scotland. All our depots have CHAS collection tins on the counter tops and each year thousands of pounds of donations are passed across to CHAS through these collection tins. We also take a collection for the charity each time we host a breakfast morning at one of our depots. Thank you for contributing!


Forth One Mission Christmas Appeal

Beatsons Dunfermline & Penicuik Depots are taking part in the Forth One Mission Christmas Appeal. You can drop off your dontaions at either branch throughout the appeal. For More information log onto Forth One website at



BEATSON’S CELEBRATE £43,000 DONATION TO CANCER RESEARCH UK THE managing director of one of Scotland’s largest independent builders merchants has helped raise £43,000 for Cancer Research UK in memory of his much loved aunt who died from breast cancer. Ross Marshall of family firm Beatson’s Building Supplies which has its headquarters in Alloa was devastated after his aunt Caroline Graham lost her fight with the disease on  December 6 last year aged just 46. But Ross vowed to do everything he could to help boost Cancer Research UK’s life saving... Read More


Front Garden Makeover

The 3 High Street Kinross Fundraising office for Children’s Hospice Association Scotland (CHAS) has had a front garden makeover with support from 11 building companies and suppliers including Dunfermline based Richmond Homes and Beatsons Building Supplies. Mark Northway Beatsons Director said, “We are delighted to be able to once again help CHAS, we realise just how important all aspects of the charity are and without the fundraising side of the charity the hospice and at home care work would simply not be able to be done . The work this... Read More


Help us raise £50,000 for Cancer Research UK!

Beatsons have raised an amazing total so far over £12,000 for Cancer Research UK in just 3 months! For every bulk bag purchased Beatsons are donating £1.00. The money Beatsons have raised so far will help many people in many ways. £12,354 pays for all the services and expertise of a cancer information nurse for over 2 months to provide a listening ear at the end of a phone for anyone with concerns about cancer or it pays for 10 men to take part in a study to help tackle... Read More


Bobby visits St Joseph’s Primary School

Bobby paid a visit to St Joseph’s Primary School in Steps on Friday 31st May along with our Director Mark Northway to give a presentation to the children on what a Builders Merchant does as part of a project the school are undertaking on construction. All the children gave a huge cheer as Bobby entered the Assembly Hall to give out some water bottles to the children.   We would like to thank the school for giving us the opportunity to talk about Independent Builders Merchants and the job we... Read More


Help Us Raise Fifty Thousand Pounds For Cancer Research UK

Beatsons Building supplies are aiming to donate Fifty Thousand Pounds to Cancer Research UK Within the next Year. For every Bulk Bag Beatsons sell we will donate 1 pound to Cancer Research UK! Click Below to read the article!                   Cancer Research UK is a registered charity No: 1089464 in England and Wales and SC041666 in Scotland


Cancer Research Donations

Show You Care, Be Aware…. We will donate 1 pound to Cancer Research UK for every Bulk Bag bought. Beatsons Building Supplies Limited are delighted to announce that we have agreed to donate 1 pound from the sale of every bulk bag of sand or aggregate sold to Cancer Research UK. Cancer Research UK are the world’s leading cancer charity dedicated to saving lives through research, supporting the work of more than 4,000 scientists, doctors and nurses across the UK. Their work spans the entire spectrum from understanding the causes... Read More