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2019

Lucy Group is finalist in 2019 Oxfordshire Local Business Charity Awards for ‘totally invaluable’ help to Oxfordshire Youth

Lucy Group is delighted  that Oxfordshire Youth praise our support as ‘totally invaluable’ when nominating us for the 2019 Local Business Charity Awards.  We are…
2019

Lucy Group wins Thames Valley 250 2019 International Business Award

Lucy Group is delighted to win this year’s Thames Valley 250 International Business Award, as well as appearing at number 29 in the listing ranked by sales. It is the second…
2019

Lucy Electric’s Gridkey Low Voltage electricity network monitoring supports Electric Vehicle ownership

The ability to provide visibility of the low voltage (LV) electricity network is essential in supporting the uptake of electric vehicles (EVs) and other low carbon…
2019

Lucy Group - Leading the charge in E-mobility

In early June 2019, the UK Government announced its commitment to net zero greenhouse emissions by 2050. This is line with the UK ratification of the Paris Climate Agreement 2016…
2019

The 2019 Oxfordshire High Sheriff Engineering Awards - deadline for entries 7th June 2019

Lucy Group are again sponsoring the  High Sheriff Engineering Awards in 2019. These awards were founded by our CEO Richard Dick when he was High Sheriff of Oxfordshire in…
2019

Ki. smart city ecosystem helps keep Aberdeen's streetlights on

Lucy Zodion is helping Aberdeen City Council to make 3,500 streetlights throughout the city more intelligent and efficient. As a result of installation of Lucy Zodion’s…
2019

New look for Lucy Group websites

We’ve done it! We’re very proud to unveil our new websites for Lucy Group – Lucy Castings, Lucy Electric, Lucy Group, Ki., Lucy Properties, Lucy Developments and Lucy Zodion…
2019

Helping cities get smarter: Lucy Zodion launches new Ki. website

Lucy Zodion, market leader in the development of street lighting infrastructure and smart city solutions,  has upgraded its Ki. website. The site supports its  interoperable…
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Lucy Castings helping shape the future of electric commercial vehicles

A major new electric commercial vehicle technology company turned to Lucy Castings to support their design phase and prototype vehicle builds on their first, fully electric,…
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Lucy Electric - Low voltage network: Does the last mile matter?

The low voltage electricity network, often referred to as the ‘last mile’, is being increasingly impacted by growing amounts of renewable energy, connected at distribution…
2019

Lucy Real Estate launches its latest developments

Lucy Real Estate have launched their latest developments – Applegarth Court and Halliday Lane Applegarth Court Reservations are now being taken accepted at our latest…
2019

Lucy Electric - Opening of Technology and Services Centre in India

On 15th February 2019, we opened a new Technology & Services Centre (TSC) in Vadodara, India. The Centre houses teams of hardware and software engineers  supporting Lucy…
2018

Lucy Group takes part in Oxford Open Doors

This year Lucy Group’s office in the Eagle Works, Oxford, UK, is again participating in Oxford Open Doors – a free annual festival organised by Oxford Preservation Trust in…
2018

Oxford Canal Festival

The UK’s canals – manmade waterways created during the Industrial Revolution to provide trade routes across the country – are now primarily used for recreation using the…
2017

Lucy Group Ltd Acquires Arteche Electrical Switchgear Business in Brazil

Lucy Group Ltd (Lucy) announces today that on 31st December 2017 it acquired Arteche’s medium voltage switchgear business in Brazil, Lucy Arteche Equipamentos Eléctricos Ltda…
2017

Lucy Group 2017 results in line with expectations

Lucy Group reported a set of results in 2017 that showed a performance in line with expectations in the face of considerable challenges. Group sales for the year ending 31…
2017

Lucy Group features in The Sunday Times Grant Thornton Top Track 250

Lucy Group is delighted to feature in the prestigious ‘The Sunday Times Grant Thornton Top Track 250’ for the second time in four years, improving its ranking to number 105…
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Lucy Zodion Celebrates 60th Anniversary with New Site Extension

Lucy Zodion celebrated its 60th year of business by inviting the Mayor and Mayoress of Calderdale, Halifax MP Holly Lynch and the Ryburn Valley High School Choir, to its Open…
2017

Jonathan Finch Dick appointed an Executive Director

The Board is pleased to announce that with effect from 1 May 2017, Jonathan Finch-Dick has become a full-time Executive Director of the Company. Having served on the Lucy Group…
2017

W Lucy & Co Ltd changes name after 120 years

Effective from 17th February 2017, W Lucy & Co Ltd has changed its name to Lucy Group Ltd. After 120 years operating under the W Lucy & Co Ltd name, the change has been…
2016

Lucy Zodion named Manufacturer of the Year

Lucy Zodion has scooped the Manufacturer of the Year award from the Highway Electrical Association (HEA). The awards recognise best practice and excellence from the industry’s…
2016

Lucy Group publishes Anti-Slavery and Human Trafficking policy

As part of our commitment to transparency across our business and supply chains, we are pleased to confirm the publication of our Anti-Slavery and Human Trafficking policy (‘the…
2016

W Lucy receives International Business Award

W Lucy & Co Ltd is delighted to announce it has received a prestigious International Business Award. In an award ceremony held at Stoke Park to mark the launch of the Thames…
2016

Lucy Group delivers 2016 results ahead of expectations

Lucy Group reported a stronger than expected set of results in 2016, against challenging market conditions. Group sales for the year ending 31 December 2016 stood at £192m, a…
2016

W Lucy & Co. Ltd ranked amongst the top private businesses in Thames Valley

W Lucy & Co is pleased to announce it has been included in the Thames Valley 250 2016 – a list of the top 250 independent companies in the region, ranked by turnover. Based…
2015

Lucy Group makes strategic progress in 2015

The Lucy Group has announced a strong set of financial results for the year ending 31 December 2015, with sales growth of 35% compared to 2014. Turnover for the year stood at a…
2016

Lucy Group ranks amongst top R and D spenders in EU

Lucy Group has been named amongst the top 1,000 EU based research and development spending companies. Based on the latest published financial results, Lucy Group (reporting under…
2015

W Lucy & Co Ltd announces its acquisition of the Gridkey business from Selex ES Ltd

W Lucy & Co Ltd announced today it has acquired all Selex’s business interests in GridKey, an award winning low voltage (LV) monitoring system, developed by Selex ES…
2015

W Lucy & Co. acquires Crompton Greaves (CG) equity interests in CG Lucy Switchgear Ltd

W Lucy & Co Ltd has today announced it has acquired all CG’s equity interests in CG Lucy Switchgear Ltd, an Indian company. Following the acquisition, the company will…
2014

Lucy Group delivers another year of growth in 2014

The Group is pleased to be reporting another strong set of results for the year ended 31 December 2014. Sales growth was 6% at a record £161m (2013: £152m), whilst market…
2014

W Lucy achieves a place in The Sunday Times Grant Thornton Top Track 250

W Lucy & Co Ltd is pleased to announce it has been placed at number 224 in the Sunday Times Top Track 250. The Top Track 250 ranks Britain’s 250 leading private…
2014

Madeline Laxton appointed Executive Director

The Board is delighted to announce the appointment of Madeline Laxton as an Executive Director of the Company. Madeline joins the Board at an exciting time in the Group’s…
2013

Lucy Group delivers record results in 2013

The Group is pleased to announce a record set of financial results for 2013. For the year ended 31 December 2013, sales grew by 21% to £152m (2012: £125m), despite uncertain…
2014

Lucy Zodion relocates its growing pillar business to Milton Keynes

Following sustained growth in its pre-wired pillar business, Lucy Zodion has announced the relocation of feeder pillar manufacturing to a dedicated facility in Milton Keynes. The…
2013

Lucy expands its Jericho head office

In September 2013, Lucy opened the doors to its remodelled and expanded head office in the Jericho district of Oxford. With a global headcount in excess of 1,000 for the first…
2013

Lucy Electric establishes manufacturing base in Thailand

Lucy Electric continues its international development with the establishment of a dedicated manufacturing facility in Thailand. Providing valuable additional capacity, the new…

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