Tomorrow Geoffrey Collings and Co will be holding events at its offices in Lynn and Dersingham as part of its 50th anniversary celebrations.
Everyone is welcome to go along to enjoy the party which will have charity cake stalls, food and drink and birthday cake. There is also a raffle featuring all kinds of prizes from vouchers to jewellery, which is in aid of the Big C cancer charity. On Tuesday, the actual day of the anniversary, Lynn News property account manager, Katie Rudd, went along to the estate agents offices in Blackfriars Street, to draw winners of cash back prizes offered to customers on completion of their sales. The first, second and third prizes were £1,500, £1,000 and £500 cash back.
The business has three partners with two existing partners, David Wilson and Jeff Hazel having been with the firm since it started on August 11, 1965. Both joined business founder Geoffrey Collings as trainee surveyors and estate agents and were made partners in 1972. Andrew Holman, joined the firm in 1987 as a senior surveyor and was made a partner in 1993. The firm also has offices in Terrington St Clement and Long Sutton.