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Full service resumption (6th July)

July 7th, 2020

As of Monday 6th July NFS will resume a full service of deliveries, collections, repairs, replacements and terminations to all customers. We have been working hard to review our processes and procedures and have implemented a number of measures in line with the Government and Public Health England advice to ensure staff and customer safety. […]

IMPORTANT UPDATE: CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19)

March 30th, 2020

Following the government’s announcement on Monday 16 March advising to reduce non-essential travel and non-essential contact, our service will be provided to elderly and vulnerable customers only. In these unprecedented times, our main priority is to ensure that those most in need are provided with essential items of furniture such as cookers, washing machines and […]

NFS awarded NHC Procurement Framework

October 7th, 2019

We are delighted to announce that we have been awarded a place on the Northern Housing Consortium (NHC) furniture framework and are now approved supply partners of Consortium Procurement (CP). The four year Furniture Services framework is for the provision of rental furniture including supply, delivery, installation, repair or replacements of products and product recycling, […]

NFS celebrates 30 years of making a difference

October 7th, 2019

This month marks our 30th Birthday, we celebrated with a special breakfast for all our staff.               We were set up in 1989 to help young customers in Newcastle get settled into their homes. Now, 30 years later, we have grown to become the largest supplier of rental furniture in the social housing market […]

New client announcement: Railway Housing

June 5th, 2019

We are excited to announce a new client, Railway Housing. Railway Housing Association owns over 1,500 rented homes in 24 local authority areas, mainly concentrated in the areas of Darlington, Doncaster, Durham, East Riding, Hull, Leeds, Newcastle and York. We are looking forward to working closely with the team at Railway Housing to provide their […]

We’re exhibiting at Housing 2019!

June 3rd, 2019

NFS will once again exhibiting at the Chartered Institute of Housings annual event and Europe’s largest housing festival in Manchester from the 25th -27th June. Come and see us on stand E38 to find out more about NFS and how our flexible, tailored service can support your tenancy sustainment targets. Find out more about the […]

Ad Hoc goes national

March 14th, 2019

We are delighted to announce that following successful uptake in the North East and Yorkshire Ad Hoc have decided to provide our service to their customers (guardians) nationally. Ad Hoc, are the European market leader in vacant property protection using the Property Guardian model and they manage hundreds off buildings and work with thousands of […]

Great news – financial inclusion organisation Fair4All Finance launches

March 6th, 2019

We are delighted with the news that a new organisation focussed on financial inclusion has launched. The organisation is called Fair4All Finance, it is funded by dormant assets money and which the Secretary of State for DCMS announced in the Civil Society Strategy in August (p. 100). The use of dormant assets money for financial […]
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NFS supports FCA in seeking solutions for alternatives to high-cost credit

December 8th, 2017

Our Commercial Development Manager Andrew Waters recently attended a roundtable event hosted by the FCA in London. The purpose of the event was to bring together policy makers and relevant experts to discuss alternatives to high-cost credit for the provision of essential household goods. It also covered identifying potential barriers to wider adoption of such […]