History

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1868

Business founded by George Hill

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1910

Moved on to the manufacture and erection of custom-built fencing.

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1950

First prefabricated interwoven panel. R.F Hill began making timber ladders

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1959

First to import fencing material from Portugal.

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1970

Introduction of double waney edged slat.

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1986

Grange comes of age. Family businesses demerge & separate companies are formed.

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1990

The first national manufacturer to automate panel production.

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1991

The first national distributor of concrete fencing products.

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1998

First to offer Forest Stewardship Council (F.S.C.) environmentally certified fencing products.

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2000

Purchased POST ANCHOR, No. 2 in the fence fixing market.

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2002

Home Delivery service introduced and a network of self selection.

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2003

Opened New Factory in Hull to continue our quest for improvements in efficiency.

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2004

Launched the first lightweight concrete posts nationwide in partnership with Anderton.

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2006

First manufacturer to offer FSC on the whole softwood fencing range. Acquired Britannia Garden Products brand.

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2008

Acquired Weston Fencing, increasing market share in the South West.

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2009

Acquired Metpost and full product range of Post and Metal gates.

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2013

Super 8 Day Delivery, Home Delivery Service. Grange Garden Retail division is formed.

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2014

Grange becomes part of a larger group as Duncan Hill retires. Neil Taylor joins the company as Managing Director.

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2015

Grange rebrand.