Corporate Social Responsibility



For Astute, Corporate Social Responsibility is engrained in the culture and mindset of the company. We have always seen raising money for various charities on a weekly basis to be something that is enjoyable for the staff and creates positive energy throughout the business. For example, we collect money every week for dress down Friday and give our employees the opportunity to nominate the charitable causes each week to benefit from the donation. Whatever total the staff donate each week,…

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Desmond Tutu



Today’s words of inspiration comes from the South African social rights activist and retired Anglican bishop – who is best known for his fight against apartheid. Have a great week!

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Quiz Night



Last week, Astute held a pub quiz at The Litten Tree in Bournemouth to raise funds for Giving Africa and Astute’s trek to the top of Kilimanjaro! Thanks to everyone who came and supported us. We are pleased to announce that we raised £135.55 for this great cause!

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Event Organisation



Some of the Astute team are onsite organising a client event in Crawley, check out some of the photos!

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Lovely Employees Dressed



Take a look at our lovely employees dressed in their pyjamas for charity. If you would like to support them, please visit our JustGiving page and make a donation towards our chosen charity Giving Africahttp://www.justgiving.com/Astute-Ltd1?”  

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Merry Christmas



It’s Christmas Eve and Astute would like to wish you all a very merry Christmas! We hope you enjoy the next few days and have a peaceful New Year.

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Movember UK 2013



The month of November – or Movember as it has now become known – is responsible for the sprouting of millions of moustaches every year. Around the world men raise vital funds with their “Mo’s” and also create awareness for prostate cancer, testicular cancer, and mental health. As an independent global charity, Movember’s vision is to have an everlasting impact on the face of men’s health. Here is the Astute Movember team in all their hirsute glory! Well done for…

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Hell Runner



SATURDAY 4TH JANUARY 2014 AT A MILITARY TRAINING BASE IN HAMPSHIRE … For the third year running, Astute will be putting forward a team for Hell Runner – an extreme running event. Past Astute Hell Runners have braved sub-zero temperatures, broken the ice that covers the “BOG OF DOOM” and shed tears on the “HILLS OF HELL” – all before being made to run through a river twice and across a mile of deep sand! Team members have included Managing…

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Giving Africa visit to Burkina Faso



Managing Director Paul Woods and Sales Director Darryl Squires travelled to Burkina Faso in Africa, one of the poorest county’s on earth, to attended the opening ceremony of Bethel School. With Darryl spearheading the fund-raising effort, the team at Astute have contributed over £20,000 towards the initiative through various charity events. The school is a shining example of how partnering with a GREAT charity like Giving Africa and channeling funds directly in to the project, can leave a real and…

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Beach football



Summer may be over now but we”re still laughing when we remember our beach football contest at Canford Cliffs. This was a great family event, open to all the Astute team and their friends and family… and for those who weren’t into football, we had plenty of beers, BBQ food and wine too!

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