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Martin Thorburn

Martin Thorburn

Martin is the founder and Managing Director of Barkham Office Furniture Ltd and is passionate about recycling branded and only the highest quality used office furniture.  He's also the sole editor for this blog ensuring the content is delivered to the client and visitor in the same insightful manner. 

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Case Study: Collar Capital UK Headquarters

Collar Capital is the leading global investor in the private equity’s secondary market providing liquidity to investors. Their UK headquarters are based in Cavendish Square, London but they also have offices in New York and Hong Kong.

Collar Capital are ... Read the full post…

Coller Capital Office Furniture

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Stand Up! Height Adjustable Desks Are In

Last year we wrote this post about setting up the perfect office desk and chair height.  The post explained a fair bit about ergonomics in the workplace and touched on the subject of height adjustable desks. Since then we’ve ... Read the full post…

Height Adjustable Desks

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5 Recycled Chairs for the Office or Reception

If you’ve read any of our blog posts you will have noticed that we are passionate about the environment, especially when it comes to recycled office furniture.

This week we’d like to share a few awesome recycled chair ideas ... Read the full post…

Cutlery Chair Feature

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Office Storage Solutions: Control The Clutter

Have a messy desk or worse still a messy office? Frustrated searching high and low for that all important document? Maybe it’s time to take control of the clutter with our great selection of second hand filing cabinets and storage ... Read the full post…

Office Storage Solutions

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5 Ways To Pimp Your Office

Does this sound like your office?

  • Boring cream walls?
  • Grey filing cabinets?
  • Dark blue or black chairs?
  • Dull coloured carpet?

All these miserable colours make for a miserable workplace and they do nothing for our creativity and productivity. So to ... Read the full post…


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Buy Boss Design Kruze Chairs in your company colours

The Kruze Chair is a result of a joint collaboration between Boss Design and award winning furniture designer David Fox. Regular viewers of BBC’s Match of the Day will recognise the iconic chair instantly as they have pride of ... Read the full post…

Boss Design Kruze Chairs in your company colours

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Case Study: Office Furniture for Brightwave e-Learning

Based in Brighton, Brightwave is the UK’s leading workplace e-learning provider delivering high quality, high impact online training solutions.

In 2012 we were delighted to partner with a Sussex based design and build company, Minton Young Ltd, and supply ... Read the full post…

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Nomos Table by Sir Norman Foster

We love receiving stock of classic designer office furniture and just recently were extremely fortunate to take delivery of two stunning Nomos glass tables by Tecno.

If you’ve never heard of Nomos then you might be wondering why we’re ... Read the full post…

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Spotlight on Steelcase, Celebrating 100 Years

Steelcase is celebrating 100 years in the office furniture industry so it’s only right that we spotlight the brand, their amazing history and feature a few of their popular products.

Heard of Steelcase?

They’re global leaders in the office furniture ... Read the full post…

Steelcase Celebrating 100 Years

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Case Study: Octopus Investments Choose Steelcase & Bene Office Furniture

Octopus Investments is one of the UK’s leading specialist fund management companies offering innovative investment solutions to UK investors. Their offices are based in the heart of London next door to the famous Old Bailey Chambers, London’s central criminal ... Read the full post…

Octopus Investments

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