Tunstead



Welcome to Tunstead


Welcome to the microsite for our Tunstead site. Tunstead is a significant and historically important operation within Tarmac and includes quarrying, lime, building products and cement operations.


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Tarmac is awarded Gold membership by The 5% Club

November 8, 2022
Tarmac has been awarded Gold accredited membership via The 5% Club’s 2022-23 Employer Audit Scheme.
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Meet the future – largest apprentice and graduate intake to join Tarmac

October 18, 2022
Tarmac has welcomed nearly 130 apprentices and graduates to the business, as it strives to upskill and grow talent within the construction industry.
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£10k grant sees refurb get underway at Tideswell community sports facility

October 3, 2022
A much-needed renovation project has been kick started at a sports and leisure pavilion at Tideswell Community Park, Derbyshire, thanks to a £10,311 donation from...
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National Inclusion Week: inclusivity in action at Tarmac

September 30, 2022
As an inclusive employer in the construction and sustainable materials industry, Tarmac is proud to support National Inclusion Week.
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Tarmac wins levelling up award for its contribution to social mobility

September 22, 2022
Tarmac is celebrating becoming a winner at the first ever Purpose Business Coalition Levelling Up Awards 2022, in recognition of the company’s achievements in helping...
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Tarmac pays respects to Her Majesty The Queen

September 9, 2022
We are deeply saddened by the passing of Her Majesty The Queen.
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New Derbyshire playground is a swinging success

August 17, 2022
A playground in Litton, Derbyshire, has been given a new lease of life thanks to a grant from the Tarmac Landfill Communities Fund.
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Tarmac Landfill Communities Fund helps to heat village venue from the floor up

July 12, 2022
Cubs, scouts, beavers, and other users of Tideswell Community Hall will be warm and comfortable for their meetings and classes in a new community hall...
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Saving carbon: five steps UK construction can take now

July 11, 2022
When we talk about the net zero transition, it’s tempting to think of it as tomorrow’s issue and as something we can gradually work towards.  Dr...
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UK lime kiln in world first net zero hydrogen trial

July 5, 2022
The trial, led by our Tunstead site near Buxton, was the culmination of a project funded by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy...
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