⚽Congratulations to the winner of our prize draw!

Congratulations to the lovely – Sharon Peart!

United fanatic and mum, Sharon Peart says she is “absolutely buzzing” after Sheridan Lifts announce her name as the winner of the champion’s league matchday 6 of 6 tickets, Manchester United vs CSKA Moscow.

Sharon Peart won ...

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North Manchester General NHS

Intermediate Care Unit


Sheridan Lifts are proud to announce that the Manchester North General Hospital have chosen Sheridan Lifts to carry out the recent lift installation for the Hospital’s brand new Intermediate Care Unit situated in Crumpsall.


The Intermediate Care Unit is designed as a small community to rehabilitate patients well enough to be discharged from hospital and nurture their integration back into the community.


We assisted the hospital by installing a two-stop bed lift compliant to the latest editions of the government’s ...

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What are the benefits of modernising a lift?

Older lifts often suffer from obsolete components that require modern replacements. New features are added to lifts often, so ongoing maintenance is required to constantly update features that become available.

The new features often improve the safety of the lift, and makes sure it complies with ever changing legislation and standards, whilst improving reliability and enhancing traffic flow.

What are the benefits to modernising my lift?

  1. Improving Performance and Traffic Flow: Modernising drive units, the gearbox and the control system within a lift ...
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What Does a Lift Engineer Do?

Lift engineers, or lift technicians, install, refurbish, service and repair electrical traction and hydraulic lift equipment.

Lift companies employ their own in-house lift engineers that install all their lifts and respond to maintenance and break-down calls. They can also be employed by specialist lift maintenance companies who specify in lift maintenance as well as local authorities, hospitals, and educational institutions.

Engineers are capable of dealing with different lifts, including:

  • Passenger, goods, and service lifts that you find in offices, hotels, railway stations and ...
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Know Thy Nuts!

Movember – Stop men dying too young

Men’s health is something that has received the ‘stiff upper lip’ treatment for too long. Since 2003 Movember are stamping that out being the only charity that focus on men’s health on a global scale.

By revolutionising men’s research Movember are approaching the way health services reach and support men.

Men are dying too young

Raising awareness by bringing health and social issues for men into the spotlight is an ...

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❤️ Giving Tuesday! ❤️

❤️ Giving Tuesday! ❤️

Never heard of it?

Giving Tuesday is a fairly new phenomenon in the UK, since 2014. It is observed as the day after Cyber Monday – where people who saved in the sales will choose to donate some of the money they saved to supporting a good cause.

#GivingTuesday is a huge day for charities in the UK and in 70 other countries around the globe!

Don’t just want to give money?

Giving Tuesday isn’t just ...

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Behind the scenes of Shop Direct – One of the biggest brands department stores

A little Celebration of Big Brands


Littlewoods is one of the big names resounding with your upbringing. That’s because they have been 80 years in the business! It comes as no surprise that they are among the best in brand retail!

Today, Littlewoods are still taking brand retail by storm! This cyber Monday – brands such as Nike, ...

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What is Black Friday?

And where does it come from?


So yesterday was Thanksgiving. The US Holiday of Turkey and…well, giving! That means across the Western world it’s a chaotic and delightful world for retail and shoppers!

Black Friday

Black Friday is a little bit like the UK Boxing Day sales, after the US Thanksgiving.  Retailers in November will slash their prices – sometimes almost giving stock away just in time for Christmas!

The main teasers are:

  • Games consoles – Xbox One ...
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So we’ve seen it on TV…What actually IS Thanksgiving?



In ancient times, 1621 to name the year, Pilgrims shared the product of a hearty harvest with the Native Americans. They celebrated together with a huge feast!

In the US Thanksgiving is the official celebration that kicks off the festive season. Fairly young a holiday, congress approved Thanksgiving in 1941 – two years later than President Roosevelt put it forward as an official holiday.


💡More people celebrate Thanksgiving than Christmas!

-This is because it’s a secular holiday, meaning that it has no religious ...

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Unique Elevator Designs: Part 2

Lifts in the UK very rarely vary by design. But across the rest of the world engineers have been getting creative on how they design elevators. You wouldn’t think there wasn’t much room for variety on a box that travels up and down a shaft; but after flirting with imagination, engineers have created some truly fascinating lifts that have to be seen to be believed.

Let’s take a look at some more unique lift designs around the world:

Oregon Municipal Elevator

This unique ...

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