Latest Ward Security News

This page features recent and archived press releases about our work with Clients, new solutions, developments in the security industry and stories about our employees. Please click on the relevant heading below to view the press release.

Paul Barnard Joins the Security Institute Board

Published: 8th June 2018

The Security Institute is pleased to announce the co-option of Paul Barnard MSt MSyI to the Security Institute Board of Directors. Paul has filled the one remaining place on the board following this year’s elections at the Institute Annual General Meeting on 17th April.

Dr Alison Wakefield FSyI, Chairman of the Security Institute, said that she was “delighted to welcome Pa... Read more

WARD SECURITY OFFICERS RECEIVE PRESTIGIOUS SECURITY OFFICER OF DISTINCTION AWARD

Published: 30th May 2018

Two of Ward Security’s Officers have been recognised for their exceptional work and individual acts of bravery at the Approved Contractor Scheme (ACS) Pacesetters industry awards.  Gordon Hewitt and James Gemell both received the highly coveted Security Officer of Distinction Award at an awards luncheon, which was held at Windsor Racecourse.  The event brought together some of the best mann... Read more

WARD SECURITY STRENGTHENS WITH NEW DIRECTOR

Published: 13th April 2018

Ward Security has appointed Julian Roche to the role of Director in a move that reflects the company’s ambitious plans to become the security supplier of choice in London and its commitment to strengthening the client facing team as it continues to experience strong organic growth.

Julian is the company’s second high profile hire this year following the appointment in January of Paul... Read more

WARD SECURITY RETAINS TOP SCORE FROM APPROVED CONTRACTOR SCHEME

Published: 10th April 2018

National security firm Ward Security remains amongst the top 1-2% of approved security providers in the UK after achieving a score of 170 out of 174 in an independent audit conducted on behalf of the Security Industry Authority (SIA) - the organisation responsible for regulating the private security industry in the UK – as part of its Approved Contractor Score (ACS) scheme.   The auditors r... Read more

Ward Security Gender Pay Act Statement 2018

Published: 3rd April 2018

We are an employer required by law to undertake and publish our Gender Pay Reporting under the Equality Act 2010 (Gender Pay Gap Information) Regulations 2017.

We are required to publish the results on our own website and the government gender pay website.

This involves carrying out six calculations that show the difference between the average earnings of men and women in our Comp... Read more

Ward Security Proudly Supports Action Counters Terrorism Campaign – ACT

Published: 20th March 2018

Today marks the beginning of a UK wide campaign created by the Counter Terrorism Police to tackle terrorism and encourage people to report suspicious behaviour.  As we approach the anniversary of the tragedies in London and Manchester research shows that anxiety around terrorism remains high and with the terror threat still standing at SEVERE, meaning an attack is highly likely, it is therefor... Read more

BRITISH ARAB COMMERCIAL BANK APPOINTS WARD SECURITY

Published: 14th February 2018

Ward Security has been appointed as the security provider for British Arab Commercial Bank following a competitive tender process.  The appointment will see the team manage the security at BACB’s Mansion House premises in London, supplying both concierge and security guarding personnel.

The British Arab Commercial Bank is a UK regulated bank that has operated for more than 40 years wi... Read more

WARD SECURITY CELEBRATES EMPLOYEE EXCELLENCE AT STAR AWARDS EVENING

Published: 12th February 2018

National security provider Ward Security has announced its top performing employees of the year at its annual Star Employee Awards Ceremony.   From its 900 strong team, Ward Security presented 15 employees with a Star Award in recognition of their commitment, loyalty and for outstanding achievements during their employment in 2017.

More than 50 employees were nominated by team leaders ... Read more

WARD SECURITY GAINS CYBER ESSENTIALS ACCREDITATION

Published: 30th January 2018

Ward Security has achieved Cyber Essentials accreditation following an independent assessment of its IT network and systems.  The quality mark which was created by the National Cyber Security Centre is a national government standard that demonstrates the company’s ongoing commitment to cyber security and to maintaining the highest possible standards for its clients.

The importance of ... Read more