The Vaillant Group UK is proudly sponsoring the switch-on of the Christmas lights in Belper for 2018
Vaillant Group UK is part of the Vaillant Group, an international family-owned company with a heritage of more than 141 years in providing customers with energy-saving and easy to operate solutions for heating and hot water. Vaillant Group has a growing focus on designing and manufacturing products and systems that use renewable energy. It has been headquartered in Belper since acquiring the Glow-worm brand and continues to manufacture and distribute Vaillant and Glow-worm boilers from its award-winning plant in Nottingham Road. These brands are supported by sales, service, marketing and finance functions in Belper. The Vaillant Group is the largest employer in the town, with over 400 people employed at this site alone.
Nick Bennett, Service Director of Vaillant Group UK commented, “The Glow-worm and Vaillant brands have a long and proud history in Belper: Glow-worm boilers have been manufactured in the area since 1934. We are delighted to sponsor the switch-on of the 2018 Christmas lights and send our best wishes to the residents of the town at this time of year.”
The Belper Christmas lights will be switched on at 5.45pm on Friday, November 30th in the Memorial Gardens on King Street. It is always a well-attended event, with entertainment throughout the town, including charity stalls, children’s rides and a Santa’s grotto. The switch-on has become a much-loved event on the Belper social calendar.