A SITE manager who is overseeing the construction of Linden Homes properties in the Oxfordshire village of East Hanney has won a prestigious award.

The 48 properties at The Nurseries are being built by Vistry Group under its Linden Homes brand, and site manager Gary Uzzell has been given a Seal of Excellence award by the National House Building Council (NHBC) for his work there.

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Mr Uzzell, 53, said: “Gaining the Seal of Excellence means a great deal to me because the NHBC Pride in the Job awards are all about meeting high standards and that is my priority.

 “Our work here is about going the extra mile to achieve supreme quality in every area of the build, and it is rather nice to have that recognised.”


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This story was written by Gee Harland. She joined the team in 2022 as a senior multimedia reporter.

Gee covers Abingdon, Didcot, Wallingford and Wantage.

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