Stephen Metcalfe MP unveils Rainham firm’s new document shredding vehicle

16:19 05 July 2013

Stephen Metcalfe MP (in orange) meets managing director Jon Fowler at the launch of the shredder (photo: Daniel Jones)

Stephen Metcalfe MP (in orange) meets managing director Jon Fowler at the launch of the shredder (photo: Daniel Jones)

Daniel Jones

A Rainham firm invited a nearby MP to unveil a document shredding vehicle last month.

Stephen Metcalfe, who is the MP for South Basildon and East Thurrock, launched the vehicle at Wincanton Records Management.

The machine is housed in a lorry that travels from site to site, shredding documents for companies who want to keep their stationery stationary rather than having it taken off-site.

Mr Metcalfe said the machine “makes it easier and more efficient for clients to see their documents shredded on site, thus ensuring even greater data protection.

“I wish WRM every success for the future and hope that they continue to invest, grow and provide local employment opportunities here in South Essex [sic].”


Latest News Stories

Chancellor George Osborne outlined the government's spending plans in his Autumn Statement and Spending Review (Pic: PA/Yui Mok)

The Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne has announced his budget proposal for the next five years – here are the main things to know.

Picture: Google maps

A man has been arrested os suspicion of stabbing a 16-year-old boy near Havering College.

The London Fire Brigade has put forward proposals to axe 13 fire engines - including one from Stratford - to save £11million

‘All the conversation now is about social media, removing something as important as this is a false economy’ say Tories

Ingrebourne Valley Ltd has lodged an appeal against the council's refusal to the planning application to merge Hornchurch Country Park with Ingrebourne Hill by dumping waste

Controversial plans to dump waste and double the size of Rainham’s Ingrebourne Hill will be considered again next month.

80 years old Arthur Boulton, ex marine, competative smimmer and powerlifter.

As the evenings get colder and darker making it to the gym can be a battle for even the most strong-willed.

Yesterday, 16:53
Picture: Google maps

A 16-year-old boy has been taken to an east London hospital after “suffering a stab wound” police have said.

Yesterday, 14:08
Phyllis Woodham - taken in 1942

“While there are people like you there will always be an England.”

Most read news

News from your area


Click on the banner above for full coverage of the centenary commemorations of the outbreak of the First World War.


Tesco - Every little helps

Would you like to have the opportunity to win a huge £2,500 to spend at Tesco? Well with this amazing prize you can do exactly that! MyOffers are giving you the chance to get your hands on £2,500 to spend on anything you desire may it be free weekly groceries for the foreseeable future, a new TV, home decoration or even a new sofa!

You could get your hands on the new Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge!

Here’s your chance to win one of the most feature-packed smartphones on the planet, from tech giants Samsung, The Samsung S6 Edge!

Digital Edition

Read the Romford Recorder e-edition today E-edition
Family Notices 24

Local business directory

Our trusted business finder