Independent builders merchant Kent Blaxill has presented a long-service award to one of its assistant product managers.
Trevor Young has been presented with travel vouchers to mark 25 years of continuous service with the Colchester-based company.
Young was thanked for his dedication by Kent Blaxillmanaging director Simon Blaxill at a presentation ceremony.
In total he has actually worked for 35 years at Kent Blaxill, having first joined as an apprentice in 1975. He left in 1985 for a two-year spell in insurance, before rejoining Kent Blaxill in 1987 as a buyer, eventually moving to the showrooms, also as a buyer. He then became heavyside business manger before taking up his current role.