Find your Depot Get a Quote
Community

Proud to play our part

Since its formation in 1957, and throughout its development from a local to national company, Watson Fuels has always been aware of its place in the community. Headquartered in the rural village of Brinkworth, Wiltshire, and operating nationwide through a depot network of over 50 local depots, we've done our utmost to build and maintain a reputation for actively contributing to the towns and villages in which we operate and the communities in which we serve.

 Read more about our community involvement

parallax_Community-Tanker
News
Celebrating the industry’s leading projects at the BCI Awards 2017

Representatives from Watson Fuels and Hall Fuels were in attendance this week as the winners of the British Construction Industry Awards 2017 were announced at a glittering ceremony, held at London’s Grosvenor House Hotel.

Read the full story

Meet Watson Fuels at the 67th British National Ploughing Championships

On Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th October, Watson Fuels will be exhibiting at the 67th British National Ploughing Championships & Country Festival.

Read the full story

Sevens side come runners up in the Secure Trading 24/Sevens rugby tournament.

Watson Fuels sponsored rugby sevens side Honey Badgers recently came runners up in the Secure Trading 24/Sevens rugby tournament.

Read the full story

Watson Fuels fuelling Horncastle Town FC for 2017/8

Watson Fuels is proud to be supporting Horncastle Town FC for the 2017/8 season, having recently sponsored the team’s matchday poloshirts.

Read the full story

Launceston Show we'll see you there

Keltic Fuel Oils will be exhibiting at the Launceston Show on stand number C21. The Launceston Show 2017 will be held Thurday 27th July 2017 at the Kennards House in Launceston.

Read the full story

parallax_Community-Ken
Local community

Support is at our heart

 

Sports teams and individuals
Active in the field of sponsorship, Watson Fuels is equally as honoured to sponsor professional sports teams as it is local youth teams. In addition to our sponsorship of the Exeter Chiefs, we are long term supporters of both Ledbury and Cullompton rugby clubs, and have recently worked closely with Gwernyfed Rugby Club in Powys.

We've also been able to assist local junior and senior football clubs near our Totnes, Wisbech, Wigan, Torrington and Dorchester depots, and our logo can be seen on the kits of the Wisbech Acorns, Ledbury Swifts YFC, and Rogarth YFC. Recent years have seen greater involvement in cricket, with clubs in York, Herefordshire, Kent, Cornwall, Wiltshire and Devon all receiving backing from the Watson Fuels group of companies.

.

Agricultural events
With our roots in the agricultural community, Watson Fuels has been keen to promote numerous local ploughing matches, agricultural fairs, Young Farmers Clubs and farming charities. We see this as a key area of support with many of our staff either coming from a farming background or still involved in the local agricultural community.

Local events, societies, and charities
The most varied area of our community involvement is our support of local fetes, shows, steam rallies and fundraising events. A number of depots are involved in helping local libraries and societies with their fundraising. Our Louth depot, for example, have recently supported the nearby Louth museum, as well as the local dramatic society the Louth Playgoers, while our backing of the Dauntsey 10k Run for Cancer Research, located just outside our Brinkworth Head Office, is now entering its fourth year.

bill-levett-alexander-nj-fsm-min
Blenheim Horse Trials

A showpiece event

Watson Fuels is proud to be an Official Sponsor of the SsangYong Blenheim Palace International Horse Trials 2017.

Held within the grounds of the iconic Blenheim Palace, the event has been running since 1990, with Watson Fuels supporting since the 2015 trials. As an Official 2017 Sponsor, the partnership allows us a number of promotional opportunities, including the chance to offer Watson customers tickets to this prestigious spectacle.

With many of the world’s best riders and event horses participating, thousands of anticipating spectators will be in attendance to watch the pinnacle of equestrian sport compete across dressage, cross county and show jumping events.

static_exeter_chiefs
Exeter Chiefs

A powerful partnership

 

Watson Fuels is pleased to support the Exeter Chiefs as the team's Official Fuel Partner for the 2016/17 season.

Our partnership grants us a range of image rights and promotional opportunities around the Exeter Chiefs - the West Country's premier rugby club - as well as the chance to offer tickets and additional giveaways to Watson customers during the season.

The Watson Fuels logo appears on the Chiefs' home, away and European playing shirts, while we serve as player sponsors to Chiefs players Don Armand and Kai Hortsmann.

"We are delighted to have the backing of Watson Fuels, and look forward to working with them again during the season," comments Exeter Rugby Club chairman and chief executive, Tony Rowe, OBE Hon LLD.

"Watson Fuels is one of a select number of leading national brands that form part of our commercial family and we thank them for their support as we continue our progression into one of Premiership Rugby's leading clubs."

Our Exeter Chiefs ticket giveaway competitions will be published on this website throughout the year.

community_sendacow
Send a Cow

Sending hope to families in Africa

Watson Fuels is proud to work with Send a Cow.

For over 25 years Send a Cow has transformed a million lives, by helping African families and orphans to grow enough food to eat, sell their produce and develop small businesses that last. Providing livestock, seeds, training and ongoing support, it helps families leave poverty behind for good. Working in partnership we aim to help give vulnerable families and communities in Africa the hope and the means to secure their own futures from the land.

To donate, please visit sendacow.org.uk or to find out more about Send a Cow.

community_footer_image